Sukkot Ushpizin

Sukkot/Succot The Seven Ushpizin/The Seven Guests Sukkot is a weeklong Jewish holiday that comes five days after Yom Kippur. Sukkah/Succah building has started now!  As I sit in my office in Be’er Sheva writing this post I hear the sounds and … Read More

pomegranates

Rosh Hashanah

Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah is the Festival celebrating the Jewish New Year, marking a new beginning, a fresh start. This is when Jews celebrate the Creation, the beginning, the start, the birth of the world. The subject of my … Read More

Priests blessing the people in Jerusalem

Priestly Blessing, Birkat HaKohanim

THE PRIESTLY BLESSING I meant to post this a couple of weeks ago – but my art work came first. Just posting the link now – but plan to write more on the subject soon. PRIESTLY BLESSING

Ruth at the feet of Boaz at harvest time, Bethlehem

The Book of Ruth

The story of Biblical Ruth told in five paintings YouTube Video Above is the link to a video of a beautiful song by Batya Fonda, also from Be’er Sheva/Beer Sheba, based on words from The Book of Ruth, ‘Entreat me … Read More