On the eve of Rosh Hashanah, two bits of seemingly contradictory news emerged from the Jewish State.
It is legitimate for a democracy like Israel to celebrate Passover and Rosh Hashanah, Sukkot and Hanukkah as national holidays.
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Holidays like Rosh Hashanah, which begins Wednesday night, are a big deal in the Gregory household.
The event is coming back to D.C. this weekend, where it will once again conflict with Rosh Hashanah.
Back in September, she sent greetings through her Facebook page during the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah.
Zarif, for example, went on Twitter to offer Jews a Rosh Hashanah greeting.
Jewish new year, 1846, from Hebrew rosh hashshanah, literally "head of the year," from rosh "head of" + hash-shanah "the year."