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Answering the Call

September 18, 2018

On Yom Kippur, it’s not enough to bemoan our past mistakes. We also need to take stock of all our lost opportunities.

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Hebrew Word of the Day
September 18, 2018
Theme: Yom Kippur

Tzom kal —
Have an easy fast


Yael Eckstein praying at Western Wall

Praying Powerful Prayers

Yael writes about one of the highest deeds we can do — praying to God — and the powerful ways and powerful places to pray.

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Tatiana, elderly woman, sitting inside, cold. sad, crying, praying, fist hand at mouth. purple and green head scarf wrap.

It's Not Too Late

Jews around the world are observing the most holy time on the Jewish calendar, the High Holy Days and Yom Kippur – the Day of Atonement – begins at sundown TODAY, September 18th. You can still take action now with a heart of reflection and charity by giving to support our High Holy Days outreach. You can impact an impoverished Jew all year long with your monthly gift of love and support through The Fellowship.

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Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur - A Time to Fast and Purify

September 18, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that on Yom Kippur, Jews observe a 25-hour fast from sundown to sundown.

man praying at Western Wall

The Holiest Day of the Year

September 17, 2018

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein continues his teachings on the High Holy Days and explains the significance of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement.

Yael - Rosh Hashanah

A New Beginning

September 14, 2018

On today’s program, Yael Eckstein recounts her memories of Rosh Hashanah as a child.