There is a crucial difference between feeling ashamed of our shortcomings and feeling shame about our unworthiness.
Two blessings said every day invoke the High Holiday mood of returning to God.
Personalities of the Bible
A story about prophecy and repentance—but not in the way you think.
Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Friday, September 29 and ends at sundown on Saturday, September 30.
4 reasons we read this text on the Day of Atonement
The Sabbath between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur emphasizes themes of return and repentance.
A Rosh Hashanah ritual for the whole family.
During the month of Elul, prayers to say and vows to renounce.
Asking God for forgiveness.
A religious poem recited on the High Holidays that is meant to strike fear in us.