Yom Kippur | October 3-4, 2014 | September 22-23, 2015

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Talking Points

After the Arab Spring, a summer of Israeli protests, and the Palestinian bid for statehood, what will rabbis say in their High Holiday sermons?

Ramadan Promises a Not-So-Easy Fast

For Muslims, a summer month is a longer month

The Shabbat of Shabbats, on Shabbat

Gaming out this year’s Yom Kippur

Seeing Things

When fast-food-induced hallucinations of Chelsea Clinton precede Yom Kippur, extreme measures must be taken

Confessional Notes

An Israeli designer crafts an unorthodox ritual object for Yom Kippur

First Draft

Envisioning a rabbi’s struggle to write an original Yom Kippur sermon

Print War

How the relationship between a reporter and his editor shook the Yiddish press

Sacred Remake

We may talk of its eternal qualities, but the music of Kol Nidre is forever being made anew

Marquis to Pitch on Kol Nidre

‘Your team expects you’ says Jewish National

Hunger Games

How a current best-seller gets Yom Kippur shockingly right

In the Rearview

Novelist Darin Strauss talks about living with, and atoning for, a terrible car accident

‘Some Things I Wanted To Atone For’

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Visiting the Dead

A visit to New York’s Mount Carmel Cemetery highlights how far American Jews have drifted from their immigrant ancestors, geographically and ritually

Phish to Play Wrigley On Yom Kippur?

That may pose a conflict for a couple band members

The Cure To Fasting Headaches

And no, it’s not ‘eat something’

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