Yom Kippur 2017

When is the Day of Atonement?

Yom Kippur 2016

Click here for more questions and answers about Yom Kippur. When is Yom Kippur? Yom Kippur 2016 begins at sunset ...

Rosh Hashanah 2016

When is Rosh Hashanah this year?

Must-Know Rosh Hashanah Words and Phrases

Your glossary for the Jewish new year

Jonah & Yom Kippur

Why do we read the Book of Jonah during the Mincha service?

Shabbat Shuvah

The Sabbath of Returning and Repentance

Haftarah for Shabbat Shuvah

The haftarah selection comes from Hosea 14:2-10 and Micah 7:18-20. Ashkenazic communities add Joel 2:15-27.

Tashlich, the Symbolic Casting Off of Sins

A Rosh Hashanah ritual for the whole family.