Nitzavim

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And You Are Standing Today All of You Before God

Every year on the Shabbat before Rosh Hashanah, we read the portion of Nitzavim, which begins with the following words: “And you are standing today all of you before God” (Deuteronomy 29:9). There are several reasons this portion is always read before Rosh Hashanah, but the simplest one is that the Jewish people were frightened […]