Rosh HaShanah 2020: A Guide for the Perplexed
By YORAM ETTINGER

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The evening of September 18, 2020 will begin the 5781st Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah). Here are nine things to remember: 1. Annual reminder. The Hebrew word Rosh (ראש) means “head/beginning,” and Hashanah (השנה) means “the year.” The root of the Hebrew word Shanah is both “repeat” and “change.” It constitutes an annual reminder of the need to pursue enhanced …

TribuneRosh HaShanah 2020: A Guide for the Perplexed
By YORAM ETTINGER