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“These are the vows I ask You not to annul”

These Are the Vows

A Yom Kippur hymn loosely based on Kol Nidre

Review, Release, and Restart

Breaking the glass at a Jewish wedding is reinterpreted through a personal and kabbalistic lens

a new take on breaking the glass

Watch this video to learn about three interpretations for breaking a glass at a Jewish wedding ceremony

why we break the glass at jewish weddings

Watch this video for a quick overview of the recipe for a Jewish wedding ceremony

what to expect at a jewish wedding

Language for ring exchange that recognizes ever-evolving laws of Moses

bride and groom holding hands

A Jewish version of renewing vows to celebrate an anniversary or life change or to re-commit after a particular trying time or marital crisis

Renewing the Marital Promise: Reyim Ahuvim

A new legal formulation for kinyan as acceptance, rather than purchase

wedding band on a piece of wood

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