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Shavuot: Accepting the law from Sinai

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Posted: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 10:00 am

The festival of Shavuot, which begins this year on the evening of June 3 and ends the evening of June 5, commemorates the giving of the Torah to the Jewish people at Mount Sinai over 3,300 years ago. 

On Shavuot we read the book of Ruth, containing the heart-wrenching dialogue between Ruth and Naomi.

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