The evening service of Yom Kippur is named after this declaration
The most solemn day in the Jewish calendar.
How much do you know about Jewish prayer, synagogues, rabbis, and liturgy?
Today the Bible is chanted in synagogues with an intricate musical system, but the practice began with one man projecting in a marketplace.
How do I know when to stand and when to sit?
A rabbi weighs in on reciting Mourner's Kaddish for someone you're not related to.
Asking God for forgiveness.
This hymn, sung to welcome the Sabbath, has mystical origins.
Or, how to survive Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services.
There is a change of mood from the beginning to the end of the 10 days of repentance.
Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah
Same concept as the Ashkenazi one, different approach
An account of ten rabbis killed by the Romans is a centerpiece of the Yom Kippur service.