Not that there's anything really wrong with our current High Holidays. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are compelling days of personal introspection, reflection...
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March 1, 2007 | 7:00 pmA modest proposal: As a reward to the Jewish people for having survived the 20th century, let's make Purim our High Holiday.
August 5, 2004 | 8:00 pm
One of my most memorable Torah lessons from elementary school was the one about the manna. This was the magical food that the Jews ate while traveling through the desert. It was some kind of amorphous bread that fell from heaven daily, and the Torah describes it as being like honey...