Your Yom Kippur questions answered
Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Tuesday, October 8 and ends at sundown on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.
Impress your friends and family with these little-known facts about the Day of Atonement.
The month prior to the Jewish new year is a time of introspection and personal stock-taking.
From the depths of uncertainty, this High Holiday prayer invites us to call out the steadfast faith we wish we felt.
Key vocabulary for the Jewish Day of Atonement.
Recounting Yom Kippur traditions from the Temple period.
Seven things to read in shul on the High Holidays.
Rosh Hashanah is called Yom Ha-Din, the day we stand in judgment before God.
Blessings for beginning Yom Kippur in Hebrew, English, and transliteration.
Options for purchasing printed books and downloading free PDFs.
What to expect in synagogue on the Day of Atonement.
Fasting is a physical discipline that translates into ethical behavior.
Koufax’s refusal to play on the Day of Atonement, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar, became a major point of pride for American Jews, who saw that it was possible to live in two cultures at once.
Rituals for entering the Day of Atonement.