The White House has released a Rosh Hashanah video message from President Barack Obama.
Rosh Hashanah, 5770 (2009)
President Obama extends his warm wishes for Rosh Hashanah. Rosh Hashanah marks the start of a new year – a time of humble prayer, joyful celebration, and hope for a new beginning. September 18, 2009
As members of the Jewish faith here in America and around the world gather to celebrate the High Holidays, I want to extend my warmest wishes for this New Year. L’Shanah Tovah Tikatevu – may you have a good year, and may you be inscribed for blessing in the Book of Life…
…Michelle and I wish all who celebrate Rosh Hashanah a healthy, peaceful and sweet New Year.
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