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Friday, October 13, 1950
The Jewish
Quiz Bex
BY RABBI SAMUEL J. FOX
(Copyright, 1950, Jewish Telegraphic
Agency, Inc.)
QUESTION: What are "shay
mos?"
ANSWER: Torn or discarded
pages of volumes of holy writings
such as prayer books, Bibles, Holy
Scrolls, Talmudic books, etc., are
called “shaymos.” Technically the
word “shaymos” means “names.”
These fragments or discarded
entities are called “shaymos” be
cause usually one will find “G-d’s
name” appearing on them. Thus
they are considered holy to a cer
tain extent and are not to be dis
carded like refuse.
QUESTION: What is done with
"shaymos?"
ANSWER: Normally, they are
brought to the synagogue where
they are stored in special places.
After a sizeable collection is at
hand, they are wrapped carefully
and are ceremoniously taken out
to the cemetery for special burial.
In many areas these burial cere-
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monies were held in times of
plague and pestilence or when
there was a great draught. Many
American synagogues observe this
burial ceremony some time close
to the High Holidays.
QUESTION: Why is this done?
ANSWER: The logic is self
evident. People who are ill, or a
community stricken with plagues,
or people before the divine bar of
Judgment on the High Holidays
are like fragments from the Book
of Life. Those who have sinned
have detached themselves from
the Book of Law. By treating
these literary fragments with dig
nified burial and preservation, we
show the care and regard we have
for the letters of the law even
after they have been torn and
discarded. We ask the Lord to
show this same mercy toward us
at a time when we appear like
shredded fragments of humanity.
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SOUTHERN JEWISH WEEKLLY
First Non-Jewish Family
From Canada Receives
Permission to
-Settle in Israel
WINNIPEG, (JTA) The
first non-Jew from Canada has
been given permission to set
tle in Israel together with his
wife and 11 children. He is
Thomas Hrenyk, a Seventh
Day Adventist, who has been
farming in Saskatchewan.
Mr. Hrenyk recently visited
Israel to conclude arrange
ments for his family’s transfer
here. He says he was encour
aged to take the move by Jew
ish farmers and merchants in
the area in which he lives who
told him they would eventual
ly join him in the Jewish state.
Local Young Judaeans
To Hold Conclave
October 20-22
BY RENEE ROTSTEIN
On the week-end of October
20-22 the Young Judaeans clubs
of Jacksonville are hav-ing their
first annual conclave. The site ol
the event is at a camp located
about 48 miles from Jax. This is
one of their big projects of the
year in which teen-agers from all
over the south are planning to
attend.
The cost of the conclave is only
$6.00. All teen-agers between the
ages of 13 and over are eligibly to
attend. All means of transporta
tion have been furnished. Vari
ous committees have planned a
wonderful week-end of sports,
swimming, dancing, discussions,
and singing.
If you have not received a reg
istration blank and would like to
attend please get in contact with
either Barbara Chardkoff 9-3969
or Renee Rotstein 9-5876. The
Judaeans of Jax are trying to
make this a success and they need
all the support they can get. The
registration blanks have to be in
by the 13th of October. Have you
sent yours? Be seeing you there.
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I have buyers waiting
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(10 Broad St. Phone 4-8855
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In line with the broadened graduate program of Yeshiva University the
Psychological Clinic, an integral unit of Yeshiva’s School of Education and
Community Administration, has expanded its community services with the
launching of a psychological testing program for children of Jewish schools.
(Above).A seven-year-old pupil of a neighboring elementary all-day school
is being tested. In line with the now procedure the entire kindergarten and
first-year pupils were similarly tested to determine their capability to carry on
the school’s program. At the same time, these tests make it possible for the
child’s teacher to guide each one In the realization of his potentialities.
These tests are administered by graduate students of psychology at
Yeshiva University who thus acquire practical experience. Hitherto the Clinic
concerned itself with individual problems providing dir-;nosis and therapy
for the same. Dr. Julius B. Mailer is Director of the Clinic, whose staff includes
psychologists,- psychiatrists, physicians and therapists.
KOUSSEVITSKY ARRIVES
IN ISRAEL TO CONDUCT
PHILHARMONIC
TEL AVIV, (JTA) Serge
Koussevitsky, noted American
conductor, has arrived in Israel
and will conduct the first series
of Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
subscription concerts of the new
season. He told correspondents
that he is eager to conduct the
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