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View Diary: Why I Don't Like Yom Kippur (41 comments)

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  •  Thank you. (2+ / 0-)
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    david78209, miss SPED

    I just said a day ago that I needed to learn more about non-Christian observances, and here you are!

    -7.62, -7.28 "Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly." -Langston Hughes

    by luckylizard on Sat Sep 18, 2010 at 12:15:40 PM PDT

    •  I am baking challah right now; (2+ / 0-)
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      david78209, luckylizard

      on the other hand, my husband had matzoh and eggs for breakfast this morning.

      I always thought it was kind of interesting that Jews only had one day a year to ask forgiveness and atone.  Catholics have fairly frequent Confessions.

      It is not always easy to be a blended family.

      •  The important part (1+ / 0-)
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        david78209

        is that each faith recognizes the need for reconciliation, that we are all flawed in some way or other.  Heaven knows, the nuns made sure that I had enough guilt to last a lifetime.  :-)

        -7.62, -7.28 "Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly." -Langston Hughes

        by luckylizard on Sat Sep 18, 2010 at 12:49:46 PM PDT

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