Christmas Is for Jews, Too
(Newser) – People often try to tell Charlotte Alter that she shouldn't celebrate Christmas because she's ... not Jesus—and who's to say he's not Jewish? "Santa doesn't wear a cross around his neck, but he does have a beard that could rival Tevye ...
Do black Jews celebrate Chanukah differently?
Do black Jews celebrate Hanukkah differently than other Jews ... to assume that everyone is Christian or celebrates/recognizes Christmas. “Not all people celebrate Christmas…privilege religion in society can easily overlook others.
Rosh Hashanah 2012: What Does The Jewish Holiday Celebrate?
(Photo : Reuters) The Jewish New Year celebration is under way. Rosh Hashanah, one of four new years on the Jewish calendar, began at sunset on Sunday, Sept. 16 and will last until night falls on Tuesday, Sept. 18. The holiday marks the beginning of the ...
Ouisa D. Davis: Time again to celebrate single person's holiday
But thanks for the memories; that was a great party. Originally, I proposed the holiday to celebrate single life and the people who have never married, never had children and have no plans to do so. Single Person's Day is when the world celebrates the ...
What do you preach to a church full of Jews on Christmas?
On Christmas ... try to preach quite carefully,” said Father Gregory Collins. “I talk about the Jewish roots of Jesus. I do stress that, as Christians, we believe Jesus is the son of God and the Messiah, and I acknowledge that most of the people ...