Why does the holiest day of the Jewish year begin with a dry legal formula renouncing vows?
In 2022, Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Tuesday, Oct. 4, and ends at sundown on Wednesday, Oct. 5.
Where to find a free online service for the Day of Atonement.
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While the synagogue observance of Yom Kippur may seem like a stable, solid, trans-historical whole, it is none of those things.
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In this Torah portion, Moses recites a song to the Children of Israel that serves as testimony of their covenant with God. God tells Moses to head up Mount Nebo to find his final resting place.
October 08, 2022
Deuteronomy 32:1 - 32:52
II Samuel 22:1 - 22:51
Moses' final dramatic message to the Israelites introduces some new names and characteristics of God.
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How Judaism regards the man Christians revere as the messiah.
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Yom Kippur: Break Fast
A stylish update on the classic break fast meal.
The fruity, floral treat is somewhere between a beverage and a dessert.
A Balkan twist on the ultimate comfort food.
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Water is traditionally prohibited on the fast day, but health concerns take precedence.
Don't believe in God? Reward and punishment? The obligations of Jewish law? Here's why you might want to fast anyway.
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Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.
Blessings for beginning Yom Kippur in Hebrew, English, and transliteration.