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Yom Kippur 5776 – Gmar Hatima Tova!

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services, composed of beautiful, spiritual and emotional prayers and … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5775 – Gmar Hatima Tova

(Reposting in part from last year) Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services, composed of … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5774 – Gmar Hatima Tova

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services, composed of beautiful, spiritual and emotional prayers and … Continue reading

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Just imagine if we were talking about Muslims

In a move that smacks of antisemitism, Israel’s Davis Cup team has been fined over $13,000 for refusing to play on Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar. From the JPost: The Israeli national tennis team had been … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5773 – Gmar Hatima Tova

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, is upon us once again, beginning in a few hours time here in Israel, when we will be entering a 25-hour fast with day-long prayer services being held in shuls and community centers throughout … Continue reading

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Yom Kippur 5772 – Gmar Hatima Tova

Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, starts here in Israel in about an hour and a half, and we will be entering a 25 hour fast with day-long prayer services being held in shuls countrywide and worldwide in all Jewish … Continue reading

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