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Unetanah Tokef: Not By Me Alone

It’s been a difficult week. It’s not just the normal Rosh HaShannah / Yom Kippur crazyness with school beginning in the midst of it all. This year, the anniversary of 9/11 landed right in the middle of the two holidays. … Continue reading

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Make Your Own Kind of Tefillah

I’ve been remembering Mama Cass’s song “Make Your Own Kind of Music,” thinking about this anthem of the early ’70s for doing your own thing. This year, in conjunction with teaching the traditional prayers, we have been asking our fifth … Continue reading

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