Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur FAQ: All About the Day of Atonement

Your Yom Kippur questions answered.

Yom Kippur

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Yom Kippur

Impress your friends and family with these little-known facts about the Day of Atonement.

Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur Fasting: The Details

Who fasts and who shouldn't.

Neilah Service: Closing of the Gates

The concluding service of Yom Kippur.

The High Holidays

A guide to Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur and the days in between.

Kol Nidrei

The evening service of Yom Kippur is named after this declaration

Yom Kippur 101

The most solemn day in the Jewish calendar.

Yom Kippur 2017

Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Friday, September 29 and ends at sundown on Saturday, September 30.

7 Tips for Staying Healthy During the Yom Kippur Fast

Yom Kippur not only requires emotional preparation, but physical as well.

Must-Know Yom Kippur Words and Phrases

Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.

What is a Shofar?

Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.

Jonah and Yom Kippur

4 reasons we read this text on the Day of Atonement.

Yom Kippur For Children

You don't have to fast in order to atone.

What Is Shabbat Shuvah?

The Sabbath between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur emphasizes themes of return and repentance.