5 True Stories for Yom Kippur

From a Soviet labor camp to an ISIS prison, inspiring stories of people who clung to observing Yom Kippur, despite the odds.

Midnight in the Old City

What draws tens of thousands of Jews, night after night, to the midnight Selichot service?

Yom Kippur: Coming Clean

Try your best, and God takes you all the way.

Yom Kippur, Still Single

I slowly began to realize that Yom Kippur is a gift, not a burden.

The Ten-Ton Phone

Now is the time to work on mending any rifts in your family.

Yom Kippur: Everyone Falls

It's getting up afterwards that matters.

Why I Hated Yom Kippur

It made me feel like a fraud. But this year is different.

My Yom Kippur Resolution

I cringe thinking how much aggravation I caused this woman.

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