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Count Your Blessings

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Yael Eckstein explains to us that although Thanksgiving is not celebrated in Israel, she still takes time to reflect on her many blessings.

Yael Eckstein praying at Western Wall

A Wake-Up Call

September 21, 2018

Yael Eckstein explains how Yom Kippur is a wake-up call for change.


ritual bath, or mikvah

Yom Kippur — The Ritual Bath

September 20, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein teaches us that one of the main rituals associated with Yom Kippur is the mikvah, or purifying bath.


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Yom Kippur — The Day of Atonement

September 19, 2018

On today’s program, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein discusses the major theme of Yom Kippur — atonement and repentance.


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.