Yom Kippur – Take 2

The days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are called the Aseret Yi-May Teshuvah ā€“ Ten Days of Repentance, and the Shabbat that falls during those days is called Shabbat Shuva (Return). According to our tradition God is especially receptive to our prayers and pleas during these days. Rabbi Pinchas Teitz Zā€L, a great Rabbi […]

Yom Kippur – Approaching God

One of the greatest gifts given to the Jewish People by God is the ability to repent ā€“ Teshuvah. Part of the Teshuvah process is crying out to God in supplication and repentance. How does one cry out to God? The traditional form of communication with God is through prayer. The Sages composed the traditional […]