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Shavuot

What to do on Shavuot When You’re Lactose Intolerant

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

It’s always a challenge to look past the dairy piece of Shavuot especially if you have an intolerance to the food group. But Rachael explains what you can do to celebrate the holiday without eating dairy food.

 

Ruth: The First Jewish Convert

Monday, May 17th, 2010

On the Jewish holiday of Shavuot, we read from the Book of Ruth, a story about  Ruth, an ancient Noabite and her mother-in-law Naomi, an ancient Israelite. The story goes deeper to explain how and why Ruth essentially becomes a “Jew by Choice” and becomes accepted into the community.

Some Shavuot insights for your holiday…

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

Lactose Intolerant? Oh No! It’s Shavuot!

Teach Your Children

Ladies First Please

Ruth: The First Jewish Convert and a Model For All

Shavuot: The Balance of Torah

Shavuot and Torah: I Think We Got It Backwards