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  • Rabin’s Funeral

    By Rabbi Daniel Bouskila

    October 31, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Given the atmosphere in the Middle East today, it is hard to believe that just seven years ago, on Nov. 6, 1995, a Jewish funeral took place where the deceased was surrounded and eulogized by Jews and Arabs. Yes, this week marks the seventh anniversary of Israeli Prime Minister...

  • Westward Hora

    By Abby Gilad

    October 31, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    In the beginning of Hayei Sarah, we are told that Sarah dies and is buried. Later, Abraham sends his servant, Eliezer, to find a wife for Isaac. When Isaac and Rebecca meet, they fall in love, and we are told that Isaac is consoled; that is, he starts to feel better even though his...