I send greetings
to the Jewish community in the United States and around the world
as you observe Rosh Hashanah.
As you mark
the beginning of the High Holy Days, take time to reflect on the
past year. In seeking forgiveness and renewal, may you again appreciate
the love and mercy of the Almighty, and look to the year ahead with
hope and faith.
you to draw strength from the many examples of courage, sacrifice,
and compassion we have witnessed during the last year.
As we face the
challenges of a new era, America remains committed to freedom, justice,
and opportunity for all people. During this time of examination
and remembrance, I join you in looking forward to a future of tolerance
me in sending our best wishes for a blessed holiday spent with family
GEORGE W. BUSH