Brandeis community comes together to "Break the Fast" - Brandeis University

Hundreds of Brandeisians flocked to the Great Lawn at sundown on Yom Kippur to be with one another. View Slideshow. Photos/Mike Lovett. View the slideshow for photos from the event and to find out what what Break the Fast means to members of the ...

Tragedy in Georgia on my mind - The Times of Israel

A few words on the deaths of two children in a jeep accident in the Caucasus show the precariousness of life better than any Yom Kippur prayer could, but must writers describe the region as 'breathtaking'? By Joshua Davidovich October 13, 2016, 2:12 pm ...

Yom Kippur holiday an environmental blessing, says EPA - Arutz Sheva

Pollution levels plummet by 90% across Israeli cities as Jews refrain from driving or working on holiest day in Jewish calendar. Contact Editor. AFP, 13/10/16 12:53. Share. Worshipper walks through Jerusalem during Yom Kippur 2016. Flash90. Air ...

The “ - Jerusalem Post Israel News

The “Al Het” confession of sins is recited 10 times in the course of the Yom Kippur services. Many people who say the words and piously pound their chest have no idea what sins they are confessing to. Many have learned to read the Hebrew with ...

Israeli Cops Shoot Dead a Palestinian Man in East Jerusalem - Haaretz

Masked men threw rocks and firebombs at police forces in Silwan, leading officers to fire back, police say; Clashes also erupted in Jabel Mukaber and Isawiya over Yom Kippur. Nir Hasson. ,. Jack Khoury. and. Gili Cohen. Oct 12, 2016 9:23 PM. 0comments ...

Arab riots abound over Yom Kippur - Arutz Sheva

One rioter from Silwan, the home of the terrorist who murdered 2 last week, was killed. Contact Editor. Uzi Baruch, 12/10/16 20:23. Share. rock throwers. Flash 90. During the eve of Yom Kippur, Arabs threw rocks and Molotov Cocktails at border ...

On Yom Kippur Eve, US Judge Rules Religious Rites Trump Animal Rights - for Now - Haaretz

A federal judge lifts a temporary restraining order against a California synagogue performing a ritual where chickens are twirled in the air before they're slaughtered. The Associated Press. Oct 13, 2016 1:52 AM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now.