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The “I am a Wall” Nation

Jared Gimbel
October 3, 2013

The first day of Sukkot came with its “Hoshanot”, the promenade around the synagogue with its alphabetical chants to be heard and much flora to be seen. While looking at the ArtScroll Siddur, following each phrase as the congregation recited it, there stood  one phrase that instantly took hold of my thoughts. “Om Ani Khomah” More »