Yom Kippur

The 10 Days of Repentance

The days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are an important component in the process of repentance.

Yom Kippur 2020

Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Sunday, September 27 and ends at sundown on Monday, September 28, 2020.

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Summary

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.

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Parashat Ha’Azinu

Deuteronomy 32:1 - 32:52

II Samuel 22:1 - 22:51

When It’s Better To Do Verse

What a shift from prose to poetry teaches us about Moses’ message.

Videos

Mayim Bialik Explains Rosh Hashanah

Confused about the Jewish New Year? Mayim breaks it down.

How to Say the Mourner’s Kaddish

This prayer praises God's greatness and God's ability to bring peace to the world.

Tashlich, the Symbolic Casting Off of Sins

A Rosh Hashanah ritual for the whole family.

Recipes

Molly Yeh’s Apple Cider Brisket Recipe

FYI, you can totally eat this brisket at brunch.

18 Vegan Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Easy, festive dishes that everyone will enjoy.

All Your Questions About Round Challah Answered

FAQ about shaping, baking, and storing round challah.

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The Benefits of Fasting on Yom Kippur

Don't believe in God? Reward and punishment? The obligations of Jewish law? Here's why you might want to fast anyway.

Where to Stream Yom Kippur Services for Free

Where to find a free online service for the Day of Atonement.

What Is a Shofar?

Blowing the ram's horn on the High Holidays.

Understanding Viddui

Reciting this prayer of confession is among the core requirements of Yom Kippur.

How to Celebrate the High Holidays At Home

Many of us might be grieving what can’t be this year, but the High Holidays are also a time to consider what's possible.

The Art of Teshuvah

The Jewish practice of repentance involves not merely turning away from sin, but turning toward the dark parts of ourselves.