6 search results for "sympathy"

Sympathy Etiquette Guide: Muslim

September 23, 2013    |    By +
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Choosing sympathy gifts is never easy. How can any gift fill the void of a missing loved one? It’s a tall order, but remember, no one actually expects a sympathy gift to eliminate the grief. Still, a gift adds a bright touch to an otherwise dark time, so my suggestion is to always give... Read more »

Sympathy Etiquette Guide: Catholic

September 13, 2013    |    By +
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Choosing sympathy gifts is never easy. How can any gift fill the void of a missing loved one? It’s a tall order, but remember, no one actually expects a sympathy gift to eliminate the grief. Still, a gift adds a bright touch to an otherwise dark time, so my suggestion is to always give... Read more »

Sympathy Etiquette Guide: Hindu Traditions

August 28, 2013    |    By +
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Choosing sympathy gifts is never easy. How can any gift fill the void of a missing loved one? It’s a tall order, but remember, no one actually expects a sympathy gift to eliminate the grief. Still, a gift adds a bright touch to an otherwise dark time, so my suggestion is to always give... Read more »

Sympathy Etiquette Guide: The Jewish Faith

August 21, 2013    |    By +
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Choosing sympathy gifts is never easy. How can any gift fill the void of a missing loved one? It’s a tall order, but remember, no one actually expects a sympathy gift to eliminate the grief. Still, a gift adds a bright touch to an otherwise dark time, so my suggestion is to always give... Read more »

Rosh Hashanah: A Sweet New Year

September 4, 2013    |    By +
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Rosh Hashanah, or “head of the new year,” is celebrated this year from sundown on Wednesday, Sept. 4, to sunset on Friday, Sept. 6. It is the beginning of the High Holy Days, a time of introspection leading up to the holiest day in the religion, Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of... Read more »

Happy Veterans Day!

November 9, 2012    |    By +
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Today we should all take a moment to be thankful for the brave men and women who have risked their lives for our freedom. First known as Armistice Day to honor the treaty signed that ended World War 1, Veterans Day now honors all soldiers who have fought for our country. Please share this... Read more »

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