Monthly Archives: October 2019

Free Online Class: The Bible in Light of the Ancient Near East

 

Free Online Class: The Bible in Light of the Ancient Near East (Randyjw; October 28, 2019)

 

 

Sign up, quickly!

 

Tomorrow begins the start of a free, nine-week online course from Bar-Ilan University called The Bible in Light of the Ancient Near East.

 

For more information, see the course sign-up:

 

 

https://www.edx.org/course/the-bible-in-light-of-the-ancient-near-east-2

 

 

Hope you get an “A” in class!

 

 

 

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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays (Randyjw; October 26, 2019)

 

 

 

(https://youtu.be/hYRox80wkQ0)

 

 

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Shemini Atzeret And Simchat Torah

Shemini Atzeret And Simchat Torah (Randyjw; October 18, 2019)

 

 

HAPPY SHEMINI ATZERET !!!

HAPPY SIMCHAT TORAH !!!

 

 

 

 

(https://youtu.be/tefRfH73TBc)

 

 

 

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More Problems in Belgium

More Problems in Belgium (Randyjw; October 17, 2019)

 

 

Gee, I hope they get to the bottom of this…

 

Lipshitz, Cnaan. “Knife-wielding Muslim man in Brussels asks passersby if they are Jewish”. jta.org; October 16, 2019:

(https://www.jta.org/quick-reads/knife-wielding-muslim-man-in-brussels-asks-passersby-if-they-are-jewish)

 

Definitions of the word, “terrorism,” vary considerably, depending upon whom you consult. Here are some:

 

 

dictionary.com:

noun

1. the use of violence and threats to intimidate or coerce, especially for political purposes.
2. the state of fear and submission produced by terrorism or terrorization.
3. a terroristic method of governing or of resisting a government

 

(https://www.dictionary.com/browse/terrorism) ; accessed October 17, 2019.

 

 

 

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse:

 

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University. tracreports: terrorism/215/include/definitions.html (…) “Alternative Federal Definitions of Terrorism Criminal Cases”. (…). trac.syr.edu; 2009:

 

(https://trac.syr.edu/tracreports/terrorism/215/include/definitions.html) ; accessed October 17, 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sukkot 2019

 

Sukkot 2019 (Randyjw; October 14, 2019)

 

 

 

 

(https://youtu.be/vjTcKXWidQY)

 

 

 

H A P P Y   S U K K O T  ! ! !

 

 

 

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Yitzhar

 

Yitzhar (Randyjw; October 5, 2019):

 

See this video from Boomerang about Yitzhar:

 

(https://youtu.be/XlNXtzYr8iA)

 

 

 

 

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