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  • Xmas Shabbat Grounds Some Merry Mitzvahs

    By David Finnigan

    December 16, 2004 | 7:00 pm


    Consider this year's fluke on the December Dilemma: Christmas Day usually occurs during the workweek, with Jews often handling this day off by filling Dec. 25 with some volunteer work -- then Chinese food and a movie.

    But the quirks of the calendar find this Dec. 24 falling on a...