Knesset

Pronounced: k’NESS-et, Origin: Hebrew, Israel’s parliament, comprising 120 seats.

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Prepare for the Jewish year 5781 with these unique classes from dozens of other Jewish organizations and synagogues.

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This ritual for the Jewish New Year goes far beyond dipping apples in honey.