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  • In Iowa Court - on Rosh Hashanah

    09/06/2010 8:14:19 AM PDT · by Nachum · 10 replies · 1+ views
    inn ^ | 9/6/10 | http://matzav.com/in-iowa-court-on-rosh-hashanah#comment-59591
    “The clock is ticking,” Wendy Weiner Runge of Minneapolis laments, when asked for an update on the status of Iowa’s felony theft case against her as a filmmaker who participated in that state’s filmmaking tax credit incentives in 2008.Rosh Hashanah begins in three-and-a-half weeks on the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 8. At this point, a pretrial hearing scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 9 - the first full day of Rosh Hashanah - has not been rescheduled as requested by Runge and her attorney Matt Whitaker. Adding to Runge’s distress is the fact that the trial itself is scheduled for the week...
  • WATCH: Obama calls for peace ahead of Rosh Hashanah

    09/18/2009 8:48:32 AM PDT · by Nachum · 21 replies · 735+ views
    HaAretz ^ | 9/17/09 | Barak Ravid
    In a Rosh Hashanah greeting to Jews the world over, U.S. President Barack Obama called for the rejection of "the impulse to harden ourselves to others' suffering," urging empathy and "compassion to those in need." The first African-American president also called for resistance to "prejudice, intolerance and indifference" and for a strong stance against what he described as "the scourge of anti-Semitism, which is still prevalent in far too many corners of our world." Obama also expressed the desire to "work to achieve lasting peace and security for the state of Israel, so that the Jewish state is fully accepted...
  • Presidential Message: Rosh Hashanah

    09/13/2007 12:21:47 AM PDT · by Dan Lacey · 2 replies · 286+ views
    Presidential Message: Rosh Hashanah, 5768 White House News I send greetings to those around the world celebrating Rosh Hashanah. The sound of the Shofar heralds the beginning of a new year and a time of remembrance and renewal for the Jewish people. During these holy days, men and women are called to reflect on their faith and to honor the blessings of creation. The enduring traditions of Rosh Hashanah remind us of the deep values of faith and family that strengthen our Nation and help guide us each day. As Jewish people around the world come together to celebrate Rosh...
  • Rosh Hashanah and the Second Coming

    09/20/2006 10:14:32 AM PDT · by Buggman · 540 replies · 4,573+ views
    The B'rit Chadasha Pages | 9/20/06 | Michael D. Bugg
    As many of you already know, we are entering into the fall High Holy Days, comprised of the Feasts of Trumpets, Atonement, and Tabernacles. Just as the spring Feastdays celebrate the First Coming of Messiah Yeshua, and Shavuot (Pentecost) celebrates the giving of the Ruach HaKodesh (the Holy Spirit) to the Ekklesia in between the visitations of Yeshua, the Fall Feastdays look forward to His Second Coming—and in particular, the Feast of Trumpets looks forward to His Glorious Appearance in the clouds of heaven!The day which this year falls on September 23 (beginning at sundown the previous night) is known...