24 Tishrei 5776
Caveat on reading
High Holy Days
Weekly Quote from
Rabbi Mordecai Kaplan,
..."Teshuvah" simply means return. Return to what? The answer is given by the Sukkah, "Return to the simple, the natural, the primitive and the primary sources of life." ...The principle of the Sukkah is an antidote and corrective to the ever growing complexity of civilization. We have to go back in order to go forward.
From Communings of the Spirit, Vol. I, page 121, Tuesday, October 9, 1917; used with permission.
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Yes, it's that time of year: High Holy Days are nearing. You can make reservations here to join us for services. (As in the past, we welcome members and non-members alike to join us for services, to our capacity. To track rough numbers, we appreciate your make reservations if you'd like to join us, member or not.)
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