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GROUP SPREADS HEBREW ; TEACHES LANGUAGE TO JEWS
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New York Post - New York, N.Y.
Author: Danis, Kirsten
Date: Sep 27, 1998
Start Page: 26
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It actually works. I'm a very slow reader, but I can actually read ^Hebrew_, [Lori Singer] said. It really has awakened part of my own sense and understanding of my heritage.

There has never been a Jewish community this illiterate in Hebrew that survived, [Ephraim Buchwald] said. What we're trying to do is create a momentum of Jewish awareness.

Learning Hebrew opens up a whole world of faith, inspiration and joy that shows Jews the religion isn't just an archaic system for old people with heavy European accents, said Rabbi Mark Wildes, who plans to promote Read Hebrew America at beginner Yom Kippur services he leads at an Upper West Side Jewish center.

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