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Removing The Glass Wall At The Seder Table©

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Removing The Glass Wall At The Seder Table© Vayikra/Leviticus 2017/5777 By Rabbi David Baum
I will have to admit, I suffered through a bad case of #FOMO last week - it’s not a medical condition - but Fear of Missing Out can create great anxiety.Unfortunately, I could not attend this year’s AIPAC policy conference, but it is truly one of the wonders of the modern Jewish world.For those who do not know, AIPAC stands for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and its mission is to strengthen, protect and promote the U.S.-Israel relationship in ways that enhance the security of the United States and Israel.They are proudly bi-partisan, engaging both Democrats and Republicans, and every year, they have a policy conference in Washington DC where people gather to learn, engage, and lobby for strengthening the U.S.-Israel relationship.
This year was the largest gathering ever, 18,000 people who have one thing in common - they are pro-Israel.It is also the largest gathering of rabbis from …