Hazzan’s Blog

Hodu! (That is, “Praise” or “Turkey”) This Holiday Season Around a “Crowded Table”

November 26, 2019 2019-11-26T13:48:08-04:00

Yes, it turns out that the Hebrew word for “turkey” and the Hebrew word for “praise”, are in fact, one and the same. Hodu. As in, “Hodu L’Adonai Ki Tov”, [...]

“I’ve made a lot of mistakes.”

August 31, 2018 2018-09-01T13:45:56-04:00

Dear Beth Am'ers, I want to share a song written by Sufjan Stevens, "Chicago".  This glorious version is covered by the female sisterly trio, 'The Staves'. The final refrain of [...]

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