Fourth day of Creation- G-d affixed the sun, moon and stars in the sky.

c 1040 BCE- King Saul and his three sons are killed in the war of Gilboa, four months after Samuel's death.


September 13, 1708- Peter the Great ordered 13 of his soldiers who participated in anti-Jewish riots to be hanged.


September 15, 1849-  The first shul was established in South Africa.


September 12, 1901-  The village of of Gedera, Israel was attacked by Arabs.


September 21, 1922-  U.S. President Harding signed a joint resolution of Congress approving the establishment in Palestine of a Jewish Homeland.


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Today is

Yom Chamishi, 17 Kislev, 5784

Thursday, November 30, 2023


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