Event Details

Holy Day: Jewish

Time: 9:00 AM until 9:30 PM
Date: Thursday, September 26
Location: Shemini Àtzeret
Contact: mission-identity@xavier.edu
 
Description:

Shemini Àtzeret: Eighth and last day of the Jewish festival Sukkot; it is also work-restricted.

Reflection: The sukkah makes us think about our future and question the certainty of things. We leave our permanent domains and have a taste of impermanence, to remember how everything in this material world, no matter how good it may seem, is subject to the law of change.

See the Calendar of Holy Days and Observances

 

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