The best known and most common Yom Kippur prayer is called Kol Nidre ("all vows" in English). Kol Nidre is the prayer recited just before sunset, nine days after Rosh...
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Yom Kippur is an important Jewish holiday that falls on the 10th day of the month of Tishrei in the Jewish calendar.
1 The Hebrew Bible; 2 The structure of a confession; 3 In prayer; 4 Ashamnu, the
... On Yom Kippur the High Priest confessed his sins and those of Israel onto a ...
On Yom Kippur, we share a holiday meal called seudat mafseket, the concluding
meal before the fast begins. We begin the ... A Prayer for the Jewish New Year.
The term Yom Kippur
literally means "Day of Atonement" in Hebrew. Yom Kippur
is an annual holy day observed by Jews on the tenth day of Tishri (just after Rosh Hashanah) and is characterized by fasting and prayer
for the atonement of sins. Observant Jews regard it as ... More »
A brief primer leading you through the various Yom Kippur prayers and prayer
(The "Al Chet" confession of sins is said ten times in the course of the Yom Kippur
services: Following the Amidah of the afternoon prayers of the day before Yom ...
Learn about the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur. ... Observances: Fasting,
Prayer and Repentance Length: 25 Hours Greeting: Have an easy fast
On Yom Kippur, the tallit (prayer shawl) is worn for all the prayer services. In
preparation for Kol Nidrei, the tallit should preferably be donned before sunset.
The first communal prayer service of Yom Kippur actually takes place
immediately prior to sunset on the evening of Yom Kippur. This service is called
Kol Nidrei ...