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Yom Kippur also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. ...... "Yom Kippur – Its Significance, Laws and Prayers" New York: Mesorah Publications, 1989. Print; ^ Jump up to: "Why Rabbis wear sneakers on their ...

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Oct 27, 2009 ... History and Significance of Yom Kippur. According to tradition, the first Yom Kippur took place after the Israelites' exodus from Egypt and arrival ...

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Learn about the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur. ... Significance: Day of Atonement; Observances: Fasting, Prayer and Repentance; Length: 25 Hours ...

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What is Yom Kippur? How do Jews observe it? USA Today NetworkAshley May, USA TODAY Published 1:28 p.m. ET Sept. 29, 2017 | Updated 1:11 p.m. ET ...

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The second aspect of Yom Kippur is taharah-‑ catharsisor purification. As it is written: “For the virtue of this very day shall acquit you of sin, to cleanse you…” This ...

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The biblical account of Yom Kippur describes a day dedicated to atonement and ... This rabbinic interpretation lends historical significance to the otherwise ...

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Yom Kippur means “Day of Atonement,” as the verse states, “For on this day ..... as to whether Yom Kippur, falling on Shabbat this year, enhances the importance  ...

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Yom Kippur: As proud members of the nation of Israel, we are well aware of the national and collective sins of our people. We trust in the grace of God that ...

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Oct 6, 2011 ... Yom Kippur, the most sacred and solemn day of the Jewish year, brings ... continued significance for Jews of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.