Jewish, Muslim holidays observed

...times, throughout the generations wherever Jews reside," said Rabbi David Sirull, of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue.Many Jews will spend...a.m.; Yizkor services, 2 p.m.; discussion with the rabbi, 5 p.m.; Neilah services, 6 p.m.; Break-the-Fast...

Playing on Yom Kippur isn't easy decision for Georgia offensive lineman Brandon Kublanow

...classes and football practices, she said her son last week went to see Rabbi Michoel Refson at Chabad in Athens during Rosh Hashanah, where they prayed together and the Rabbi blew the shofar (ram's horn) for Kublanow.After moving to New York...

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...Ladies Auxiliary. Graveside Services will be held 11 AM, Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Magnolia Cemetery, in Augusta with Rabbi David Sirull officiating. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Jewish War Veterans Ladies Auxiliary, www.jwva.org...

Supreme Court limits lawsuits over frequent flier programs, rules against Minnesota rabbi

...WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a Minnesota rabbi who complained about an airline's frequent flier program is...unanimously sided with Northwest Airlines and dismissed a lawsuit from Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg that alleged he was stripped of his top-level...

Area celebrations begin for Rosh Hashanah

...sins committed throughout the year.At Chabad of Augusta, Rabbi Zalman Fischer spent the early part of the day in final preparation...and ridding ourselves of all our sins and wrongdoings," said Rabbi David Sirull.He said the holiday is a time to remember Jewish...

Famed rabbi to be honored during celebration

...Lag BaOmer, a minor holiday on the Jewish calendar that celebrates Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai's life and work."He was a giant of a man (and) was widely quoted," said Rabbi Zalman Fischer.Yochai, who lived around 100 A.D., taught the...

Rabbi speaks to all faiths

Rabbi Sandy Eisenberg Sasso, a Jewish author with...Sally Sweetland are expressive and vibrant. Rabbi Sasso's books encourage children to use...priorities in our own lives?" she said. Rabbi Sasso, and her husband, Rabbi Dennis Sasso...

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Music inspired rabbi into his work as cantor

...joining Adas Yeshurun Synagogue in November, Rabbi David Sirull has served as both congregational...Florida, if you don't like the way the rabbi speaks or the cantor sings, you move down...really a very traditional cantor," the rabbi said. A baritone, he recorded a CD...

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Rabbi wins hairy battle with Army

...PALM BEACH, Fla. - An Orthodox Jewish rabbi who was barred from serving as an Army...military and was to be sworn in Friday.Rabbi Menachem Stern, of Brooklyn, was to be...Stern said of the chaplaincy.The rabbi saw an advertisement in late 2008 for military...

Rabbi author plans talks for Augusta

Rabbi Lawrence Kushner, whose creative and penetrating...is holy and what is important, he said. Rabbi Kushner serves at Congregation Beth El in...and younger. Child care will be provided. Rabbi Kushner will speak at the Jewish Community...