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Sunday – Minyan 9:30am
Monday – Thursday Minyan 7:00pm
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Jaymee Alpert

Writing an Ethical Will for Selichot

August 29, 2019

Last year on Yom Kippur, I spoke about ethical wills. According to celebrationsoflife.net, an ethical will, or in Hebrew, a tz’a-va’ah is “a way to share your values, blessings, life’s lessons, hopes and dreams for the future, love, and forgiveness with your family, friends, and community. An ethical will is not a legal document; it does not distribute your material wealth. It is a heartfelt expression of what truly matters most in your life.” An ethical will reflects the voice of the heart and the wisdom that comes from experience. References to this tradition go all the way back to Genesis and are found throughout Jewish history. It can take any form – a letter, a poem, a simple note, or perhaps a video. It is written from parent to […]

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~ Rabbi Jaymee Alpert