RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Shavuot

A collection of news and information related to Shavuot published by this site and its partners.

Top Shavuot Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Local Chabad services seniors

    Chabad of Downtown Coral Gables has filled the religious needs of the Jewish seniors living in a nearby luxury retirement community in Coral Gables for almost a year.
  • Shavuot commemorated in Boca Raton

    According to Rabbi Efrem Goldberg, senior rabbi of the Boca Raton Synagogue — a Modern Orthodox shul in western Boca Raton — the holiday of Shavuot corresponds with the giving of the Ten Commandments and the Torah at Mount Sinai. Goldberg...

    Angry over new Palestinian government, Israel to expand settlements

    In an almost predictable response to recent developments, Israel announced plans to expand construction in East Jerusalem and in Jewish settlements in the West Bank, drawing Palestinian outrage and deepening tensions with the United States. The...

    Special Seder gives voice to women from the Bible

    Special Seder gives voice to women from the Bible
    Why is the Passover Seder hosted by the sisterhood of B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim in Deerfield different from most other Seders? For starters, it is held one week before the official Passover celebration. Second, it is for women only. The sisterhood'...

    Shavuot: A feast for body and soul

    Shavuot: A feast for body and soul
    Last weekend, we left the city behind and drove about an hour south to my mother-in-law's kibbutz to see the rolling fields of ripening wheat ready to be harvested just before the Shavuot holiday, exactly like it was in ancient times. Shavuot, starting...