I realize Shemini Etzeret has passed, and I apologize for neglecting to send my newsletter on Sunday before the holiday began. It's a quick read and - though the holiday has passed - I think you will find its message meaningful.
Customs of Shemini Etzeret
The reading of the book of Ecclesiastes and the addition of Tefilat HaGeshem are two common customs connected with Shemini Atzeret.
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Thank you for reading.
I hope you had a wonderful holiday season....
Lisa Pinkus, Judaism Editor
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