Yom Kipur 2019: qué se celebra, por qué se ayuna y otras claves del Día del Perdón

Infobae.comYom Kipur, conocido como el “día del perdón”, empieza este martes con la puesta del sol. Este día remonta su origen hace 3300 años. El pueblo de Israel fue liberado de su esclavitud en Egipto y luego D's le entregó la Tora. Moisés subió al Monte Sinai, ...

October 8th 2019


Yom Kipur 2019: ¿qué es el Día del Perdón y cómo se celebra?

Diario EL PAIS UruguayYom Kipur, también conocido como el Día del Perdón, es el día más sagrado del año para la fe judía. Señala el final de los 10 días de arrepentimiento, que comienzan después de Rosh Hashaná, el Año Nuevo judío. Es un período para reflexionar sobre los ...

October 8th 2019


Everything you wanted to know about Yom Kippur

CNN(CNN) Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. When is it: It falls on the 10th day of the Jewish month of Tishrei. Because the Jewish calendar is lunar, the holiday begins this year at sundown on Tuesday and ends at ...

October 8th 2019


Yom Kippur In Uganda: An Easier Fast This Year

NPRBefore Yom Kippur begins at sundown Tuesday, members of Uganda's Namutumba Synagogue will sit down to a festive meal to prepare themselves physically and spiritually for the Day of Atonement. This Jewish custom of the seuda hamafseket is new for ...

October 8th 2019


The Yom Kippur Prayer on Cory Booker's Lips

The New York TimesLOS ANGELES — When President Donald Trump suggested earlier this year that American Jews who vote for Democrats are disloyal, one 2020 Democratic presidential candidate chose to respond in Hebrew. “I know Jewish values,” Senator Cory Booker ...

October 8th 2019


How Yom Kippur highlights the masochistic nature of Jewish tradition

The IndependentFamously, American baseball legend Sandy Koufax made headlines when he refused to pitch in the first game of the 1965 World Series because it fell on Yom Kippur. He was replaced by Don Drysdale, who, when taken out of the game for poor performance, ...

October 8th 2019


What Is Yom Kippur and How Is It Celebrated? A Brief Explanation of the Day of Atonement

NewsweekHanukkah might be the best-known Jewish holiday to gentiles and non-Jews because it's close to Christmas, with Passover a close second because it's loosely tied to Easter. But if someone isn't Jewish, they could possibly go through their whole lives without ...

October 8th 2019


What Do You Say on Yom Kippur? Prayers, Greetings and Kol Nidrei for Jewish Day of Atonement

NewsweekWhile "merry" or "happy" before a holiday name would be an appropriate greeting on several occasions, on Yom Kippur it's customary to wish someone a good, easy or meaningful fast. Yom Kippur, the most significant holiday in the Jewish religion, marks an ...

October 8th 2019


Yom Kippur 2019: What time does Yom Kippur end?

Express.co.ukYom Kippur is the holiest day of the year in Judaism and is the day in which many Jewish people feel the closest to God. The holy day is also known as the Day of Atonement and is a time when food and drink are abstained from. Jewish people are also not ...

October 8th 2019


What is the connection to Rosh Hashanah?

The SunRosh Hashanah, often referred to as Jewish New Year, is a two day festival beginning on the first day of Tishri. In 2019 it ran from sunset on September 29 to sunset on October 1. Yom Kippur marks the end of the High Holy Days, also known as the Days of ...

October 8th 2019


When Christmas Is Recognized — And Yom Kippur Isn't

ForwardYom Kippur is the holiest day on the Jewish calendar, and Kol Nidre, the evening service that opens the 25-hour fast, a critical part of observing it. My synagogue's Kol Nidre was scheduled to start 7 p.m., and the four of us would need to be showered, dressed ...

October 8th 2019


Yom Kippur services in Southwest Florida

Naples Daily NewsYom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. The central themes for this 25-hour period are atonement and repentance. Following is a list of Yom Kippur services throughout Southwest Florida.

October 8th 2019