RealTime August 2009
The request reads: “Children wanted for Future Temple service. Ultra-orthodox Jewish sect is searching for parents willing to hand over newborn sons to be raised in isolation and purity in preparation for the rebuilding of the biblical temple in Jerusalem. Only members of the Jewish priestly caste, the Kohanim need apply…” Words from an ancient […]
There are no major holidays between now and September 15. HOWEVER, there’s a very important holiday that begins on Friday, September 18; you might want to start thinking about it now. The holiday is the Feast of Trumpets, also known as Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year). It is very appropriate to wish your Jewish […]
We have a gorgeous greeting card for Rosh Hashanah! Inside features two verses: Psalm 130:3-4. The card’s caption reads ” As the shofar of Rosh Hashanah sounds, we rejoice in the Lord’s boundless love and forgiveness for those who fear His name.” Designed on richly textured felt paper with felt envelopes. Our usual price is […]
Remember, our print newsletter is different from RealTime.For example, next month we’ll feature an article by David Brickner on Rosh Hashanah (Blow that Trumpet!”) and one by Moishe Rosen as he muses on “Eccentricity versus Convention.” Plus there will be an excerpt from a traditional Jewish High Holiday Service.