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Chag Shavuot Sameach

Shalom Emanuel, I am always excited about Shavuot, our Feast of Weeks--or even better, our most important and recurring Sinai moment, during which we commemorate the giving of Torah. Shavuot is a time in which we renew our brit (covenant) with God, and with the inspiration of our matriarch Ruth, we take our Torah-filled kavannah (intentionality) and turn ourselves outward to other people and the world around us so that we may make a difference, so that we may better our world. Because we are a collective force for good, it is of great value for us to engage as a community in our celebration of Shavuot--to draw in its light together. But as glorious as it is to embrace the revelation o

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