Ushpizin - Forgiveness

Posted on: October 10, 2005 | Views: 71 | Comment

Moshe asks his neighbor to forgive him.

In Jerusalem's orthodox neighborhoods, it's Succoth, seven days celebrating life's essentials in a sukkot, a temporary shack of both deprivation and hospitality. A devout couple, Moshe and Mali, married nearly five years and childless, are broke and praying for a miracle. Instead, two escaped convicts arrive on Moshe and Mali's doorstep in time to be their ushpizin - their guests.  

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