Rosh Hashanah—the Jewish New Year—begins today, September 4, at sundown. It marks the start of the High Holy Days, a ten-day period of penitence and spiritual renewal that ends with the holiday of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby writes:
Day: September 4, 2013
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“In just about every way you can study it, our lower-class individuals volunteer more, they give more of their resources — they’re more generous,” he said. Keltner is not claiming the poor give more than the rich in absolute terms. Wealthy philanthropists give away millions of dollars.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 — Week of Proper 17, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office (Book of Common Prayer, p. 982) Psalms 38 (morning) // 119:25-48 (evening) 1 Kings 9:24-10:13 James 3:1-12 Mark 15:1-11 What is […]