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23 July 2016

WFT- fatidic

For the longest time I've avoided any expression that includes the word "fate" because I thought the concept of fate was tied to the pagan idea of “the fates”: the three robed women called "moirai" (apportioners) who wove the destiny of everyone.

Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day for March 8th was a related word, fatidic:

: of or relating to prophecy

 

Torah Portion

סכוֹת (Sukkot- readings)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Rivi'i, 12 Tishrei, 5781

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

 

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