One is a brutal murderer, another stabbed his ex’s new partner, while another sexually assaulted dozens of children. But for the Jewish High Holy Days, the inmates of Ayalon Prison swap bars for shofars and seek forgiveness.
Rosh Hashanah prayers
28-year-old father of three traveled to Uman, Ukraine as part of an annual Rosh Hashanah pilgrimage to the grave of a founder of the Bratslav Hasidic movement.
Symbolic prayers for Rosh Hashanah seder.
The Yehi Ratzon blessings, which have their roots in the Babylonian Talmud, have been rising in popularity in modern Israel. Here are the foods that will add meaning to your holiday meal.
When reciting the Unetaneh Tokef prayer, Jews in Israel and the West would be better off considering what they can do to better the future of others, rather than focusing on themselves.
Even though Julie Rosewald was an acclaimed opera star in her day, and held the job of cantor for nine years, she was forgotten to history until more than a century after her death.
Services at a New York comedy club, performance space, theater, other unorthodox sites has rabbis of city’s traditional synagogues worried.
As we prepare for the New Year, it’s worth remembering that repentance is more about the process than the product.