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Turning, Becoming, Affirming: A Queer Entry into the Jewish New Year

Turning, Becoming, Affirming: A Queer Entry into the Jewish New Year

The Jewish month of Elul is a time of reflection leading up to the High Holy Days. Join us Monday, August 28 for a bit of introspection as we seek to tap into our authentic selves and learn from the experiences of others. Our guest will be Jhos Singer, a professional Jewish educator, community and congregational leader, writer and speaker.

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Elul Comes Into Focus

Elul Comes Into Focus

For most of my life, I didn’t give much thought to the Jewish New Year until I was rushing to get to shul on Erev Rosh Hashanah.

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Preparing for the Days of Awe

Preparing for the Days of Awe

Congregation Nevei Kodesh offers classes and special events during Elul that will help participants connect to their minds, bodies, and souls in preparation for the Days of Awe.

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Elul, Amalek and Doctor Who

Elul, Amalek and Doctor Who

Who has not seen or at least heard of the long-running TV series, Dr. Who? Why do I bring it up at this time of the year? Primarily because of this week’s Torah portion, Ki Teitzei.

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