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4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: World Premiere the Face in the Reeds Proves Everyone Needs and Deserves a Second Chance

The World Premiere of THE FACE IN THE REEDS by Robin Uriel Russin, directed by Sarah Figoten Wilson at Santa Monica's The Ruskin Group, centers on a dysfunctional family gathering to celebrate Passover, the Jewish holiday celebrating freedom.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Home Listing, Home, Religion, Judaism, Let My People Go!

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Universal Life Church - World Class in Teachings of Ancient Judaism

The history of ancient Judaism , as it is written in Bible, is revealed in the Old Testament course, lead by Professor Amy-Jill Levine from Duke University.

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Related Topix: Religion, Judaism, Duke University, Life, Holidays, Boca Raton, FL

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Chicago Jewish Community

Confessions of a Jewish educator and High Holiday hater

First, my confession. And it comes with a slice of guilt. I never liked the High Holidays.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Fasting, Health

Los Angeles Times

Family and faith set to simmer at Ruskin's 'Face in the Reeds'

I hadn't even started this review of Ruskin Group Theatre's Passover dinner play, "The Face in the Reeds," and I already felt guilty - which speaks at least to the authenticity of Robin Uriel Russin's new dramedy about a dysfunctional contemporary Jewish family trying to navigate the rituals of a seder without coming apart at the seams.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Chicago Jewish Community

What is the geography of the High Holidays?

Every Jewish life-cycle ritual-birth, marriage, and death, Shabbat and the Jewish holidays-is organized to give expression to three aspects of Jewish experience: the Jew as individual, the Jew as member of a family, and the Jew as a member of the Jewish nation.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Life, Holidays, Yom Kippur, Mount Sinai, NY, Sukkot, End Times

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Florida Baptist Witness

Aug. 31 Bible Studies for Life: Our Work with Creation

The Bible assigns to humans the responsibility for having dominion over fish, fowl and every living thing that moves upon the earth .

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays

MassLive.com

Jane Kaufman: Elul requires Jews to prepare deeply for the High Holidays

A detail from stained glass windows in the sanctuary of Sons of Zion in Holyoke shows a shofar, the ram's horn, that is blown by Jews during the month of Elul in preparation for the High Holidays.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Israel, World News, Middle East, Yom Kippur

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The New York Observer

Russell Brand Doubles Down - Moves From Anti-Israel to Jewish Stereotypes

In response to my column charging Russell Brand with Israel-hatred for his disgusting call for a boycott targeting companies doing business with the Jewish state, the comic responded with a lengthy, downright bizarre retort in the Huffington Post, titled " Why I Oppose Anti-Semitism."

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Forward

When Russell Brand Dropped Acid at Seder

In light of accusations made by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach in the New York Observer on Monday that Brand is an "Israel hater," the British comedian has written an essay in the Huffington Post explaining his side of things.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Detroit Free Press

Jewish Detroit school to open $5M expansion

Students perform during the mock Passover Seder Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Hillel Day School in Farmington Hills.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Farmington Hills, MI

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Examiner.com

A.D. 31: The year Jesus was crucified

In the articles Jesus crucified the day before a high Sabbath , Doctrines that creep in: Palm Sunday was on a Sunday , and The fulfillment of the sign of Jonah , Scriptural evidence was presented and examined to demonstrate that the traditional view of Jesus' crucifixion occurring on a Friday is incorrect, rather it actually occurred on a Thursday.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Common Dreams

Why I Oppose Anti-Semitism

The year is 1992, I am 16 years old. It is pacer, the Jewish feast of Passover; I am in Frinton On Sea, Essex, with the Hirsch family at the evening meal.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Ferguson, MO, US News, Liberal Political News

Religion News Service

Ten plagues puppets for Passover

I ran across this bizarre item on Facebook. A friend posted a gift his children received.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

Short film navigates plagues as route to self-discovery

One afternoon four years ago, Serena Shulman cut herself while shaving in the shower.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

New Jersey Jewish News

Soldier killed in Gaza attack had ties to NJ youth program

A local program that brings together high school students from New Jersey and Israel was one of the highlights of the short life of IDF soldier Matan Gotlib, 21, who was killed last week in the Gaza Strip, his brother told NJJN on Monday.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Education Etc., Life, Holidays,

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Lucianne.com

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CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer confronted a Hamas spokesman on Monday, demanding that he address previous claims he made that Jews killed Christians to use their blood in the baking of matzos.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Israel, World News, Middle East, Immigration Reform, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Tom Marino, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Examiner.com

Doctrines that creep in: Palm Sunday was on a Sunday

"Then Jesus six days before the passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel

Forward

Inside the Wig Salon

On the Wednesday evening before Passover, Gneshe Bron sent out the last freshly washed and styled sheitel from her salon, [Wigs by Gneshe] .

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Monsey, NY

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