Live streaming during the holidays
October 8, 2021
As the pandemic extended into the second year of the High Holidays I found myself teetering between attending religious services in person or virtually as a participant in a live-streaming congregation.
Last year, as a senior citizen and unprotected by vaccination it was a no-brainer to avoid services in person. Unfortunately, it was not a pleasant experience for me to “attend” live-streaming services. I felt completely disconnected.
The online services were heavy into English with Hebrew being almost a second language. The music accompanying the prayers made me feel as if I was at a f...