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  1. Shavuot and Pentecost: Two feasts convergeRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... holiday that commemorates God's giving of the Torah to Moses at Mount Sinai, occurs on the fiftieth day after Passover. Donna Calvin notes that Shavuot means "seven sevens," with the feast occurring seven weeks after Passover or seven Sabbaths. For ...

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  2. Israel Is Destroying West Bank Houses To Punish Hamas' Family MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... the murder of Baruch Mizrachi and the wounding of the Jewish Israeli's wife and one of their children on the eve of Passover this year. According to Israeli human rights group B'Tselem , the Awwad house was "currently home to two families: a total ...

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  3. Rare Russian American Quilt Is Focus of New Exhibition at The Jewish Museum, Opening 8/22Read the original story

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... collection, ranging from an iconic Alfred Stieglitz photograph, to a Moroccan wedding costume, and a painting of a Passover seder by Carnegie Prize-winner Nicole Eisenman. These intimate exhibitions provide new insights into works from the Museum's ...

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  4. "Whipping Man" hard to beat at Theatre Guild's Henry AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Denver Post

    ... of a Jewish slave-owning scion to his family's Richmond, Va., estate where he and two now-former slaves hold a passover seder, won the Henry for Outstanding Drama. Directors Kate Folkins and Chip Walton were given outstanding direction of play ...

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  5. Once upon a blood moon in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bryan County News

    ... much fear has been stirred up over this particular blood moon, since it coincides with the Jewish holiday of Passover, and comes soon before Easter. Pastor John Hagee wrote a book called "Four Blood Moons: Something is About to Change." Well as we ...

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  6. National warning--500 days to a climate chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Examiner.com

    ... the terrible day of the Lord come." On April 15, 2014, we experienced a blood moon; the same day as the Feast of Passover. NASA has confirmed that we have had blood moons occur consecutively 7 times already, and they each occurred on the Feast of ...

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  7. Was Jesus crucified in a Jewish leap year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    ... our calendar because it is also tied to the phases of the moon. Since Jesus' resurrection was on the Sunday after Passover and Passover is normally on the first full moon of spring, Easter is set on the first Sunday after the first full moon after ...

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  8. Sickening: Washington Postcartoonist depicts Netanyahupunching baby in the faceRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Lucianne.com

    ... she is unfamiliar with the centuries of blood libels of Jews using the blood of non-Jewish babies to bake their Passover matzos. That would be the charitable interpretation. However, Ms. Telnaes is a left wing ideologue who stoops to the ...

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  9. Sickening: Washington Post cartoonist depicts Netanyahu punching baby in the faceRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | American Thinker

    ... she is unfamiliar with the centuries of blood libels of Jews using the blood of non-Jewish babies to bake their Passover matzos. That would be the charitable interpretation. However, Ms. Telnaes is a left wing ideologue who stoops to the ...

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  10. Move over, smiley face: New religious emojis on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Church Executive

    ... faiths. Religious emojis are extremely limited for now, but there is a free option for Jews called Emojew that has Passover-related emojis.

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  11. COMMENTARY: Why evangelicalsa love for Jews is a case of unrequited loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Religion News Service

    ... accurately, love an image of what they believe Jews to be. Seeking a return to pre-Christian roots, churches hold Passover seders and blow shofars during services. Evangelical support for Israel is legendary. Liberty University, the evangelical ... 1 comment

  12. cook | Jews and goats share a historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... so much of his work. They bleat their way through Sholem Aleichem, too, and I.B. Singer, and "Chad Gadya," the best Passover song ever invented, likely because it is sung after four glasses of wine have been consumed by your bubbe. So what's up with ...

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  13. as I See it: How the West is complicit in Islamic Jew-hatredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Jerusalem Post

    ... he wrote in the official PA daily Al-Hayat al-Jadida that the "Jewish God" demands Jews offer sacrifices during Passover in the form of matza "made from the blood of our children." Last year, a PA TV show for children taught them that the devil and ...

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  14. Katherine Jenkins wears navy jumpsuit and sandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Daily Mail

    ... film-maker and academic - as a 'lovely Jewish boy from New York'. She also revealed she would attend her first Passover with him and ask the 'four questions', a Jewish tradition known as the Ma Nishtana in which the youngest child at the table asks ...

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  15. The Oil Of Sandwich In Westchester and Playa Del ReyRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... the Paschal lamb and bitter herbs between two pieces of old-fashioned soft matzah; flat, unleavened bread, during Passover. During the Middle Ages in Europe, thick slabs of coarse and usually stale bread, called "trenchers", were used as plates. ...

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  16. Katherine Jenkins reveals she is studying Judaism to bring herself...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Daily Mail

    ... film-maker and academic - as a 'lovely Jewish boy from New York'. She also revealed she would attend her first Passover with him and ask the 'four questions', a Jewish tradition known as the Ma Nishtana in which the youngest child at the table asks ...

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  17. Curious Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2010 | Denver Westword

    ... theater, a Jewish plantation owner returns to his ravaged property after the Civil War ends, only to sit down for a Passover... There are many narratives that celebrate the coming together of once intractable enemies - Arab and Israeli, peasant and ...

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  18. Five reasons why comparing Israeli and Palestinian death totals is a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Washington Examiner

    ... nightclubs , cafes , buses , and other locations throughout Israel, such as at a hotel during the Jewish holiday of Passover . Eventually, over the objections of the international community, Israel built a security fence that has proved successful ...

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  19. Bloodguilt Over Jews Leads to Blood Libels Against JewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Free Republic

    ... posters comparing Israel to the Nazis: If Jews are the new Nazis, fighting the Jews becomes an obligation. Every Passover, Jews recite a paragraph: 'in every generation they rise against us to destroy us; and the Holy One, blessed be He, saves us ...

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  20. That's Just WrongRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | NOLA.com

    ... "without the shedding of blood there can be no forgiveness" (Hebrews 9:22b). Just as a lamb had to die at the first Passover for the first-born in every household to live, so Jesus had to die that we might live. Paul said, "God made him who had no ...

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