Benny Zippel

Rituals like Easter, Passover add modern meaning to ancient beliefs

Millions of Christians and Jews around the world this week have been performing their respective rituals surrounding Easter and Passover, carrying on traditions... Read more »

March 29, 2013

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Jewish journalist optimistic about Israel's future

Gil Hoffman, chief political correspondent and columnist with the Jerusalem Post, told a Utah audience Tuesday night that the recent elections in Israel "show that we... Read more »

March 7, 2013


Holy month: Religious observances of myriad faiths fill December calendar

December is filled with "holy days" — and not just the ones you are probably thinking of. The month includes observances that are important to religious groups... Read more »

Dec. 21, 2012

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Utah's Jewish community lights up season, lives with menorah

Members of the Utah's Jewish community gathered Sunday night for a Hanukkah celebration and the lighting of a large menorah at Gallivan Plaza. In addition to rousing... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2012


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