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Yom Kippur and the Secret to a Happy Life

Yom Kippur and the Secret to a Happy Life

The connection between envy and the holiest day of the year.

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Learning to Forgive

Learning to Forgive

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Five ways to let go this Yom Kippur.

The Forgotten Supper

The Forgotten Supper

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The biggest activity we do on Yom Kippur is not repenting; it is apologizing.

Who Will Live, Who Will Die

Who Will Live, Who Will Die

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A contemporary explanation to the High Holiday’s most moving prayer.

The Anxiety and Joy of Teshuvah

The Anxiety and Joy of Teshuvah

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How to wrestle with the guilt of repentance and the joy of change.

Yom Kippur: Partner Track

Yom Kippur: Partner Track

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Does God really care about the nuances of my life?

Yom Kippur: The Blessing of Failure

Yom Kippur: The Blessing of Failure

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Recognizing our shortcomings is the only way to achieve success in life.

Hezbollah’s Yom Kippur Message

Hezbollah’s Yom Kippur Message

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The door to holiness is in you. It’s the one marked "mistakes."

The Yom Kippur Dare

The Yom Kippur Dare

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Do I ask God for another chance, a chance I know I don’t deserve?

Yom Kippur and the 10th Commandment

Yom Kippur and the 10th Commandment

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The secret to a happy life.

What Yom Kippur Does NOT Atone For

What Yom Kippur Does NOT Atone For

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Pick up the phone and call that person you haven’t been speaking to.

Yom Kippur: A Day of Reconciliation

Yom Kippur: A Day of Reconciliation

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Stop the blaming and start taking responsibility for your relationships.

Sorry

Sorry

It's not just a game.

The Allure of Kol Nidrei

The Allure of Kol Nidrei

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Getting to the essence of who we really are.

It's Not My Fault

It's Not My Fault

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A strategy for a meaningful Yom Kippur.

Yom Kippur Gratitude

Yom Kippur Gratitude

by Sarah Nolton

Yom Kippur is all about remorse, contrition, and repentance. Where does gratitude fit into the picture?

To Become Like Angels

To Become Like Angels

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On Yom Kippur we can taste spiritual perfection by relinquishing our innate ability to choose as we attempt to blend our own will with that of God's.

In the Palace of the King

In the Palace of the King

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God is our Father in Heaven and the King of the Universe. Connecting to that source is the yearning of every human being.

Drop Your Bags!

Drop Your Bags!

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An inspiring Yom Kippur video.

Yom Kippur: Father's Day for the Jewish People

Yom Kippur: Father's Day for the Jewish People

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Showing God how we really feel.

Scapegoat

Scapegoat

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Meaning or randomness: confronting mutually exclusive worldviews on Yom Kippur.

Judgment Tempered With Mercy

Judgment Tempered With Mercy

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Is Yom Kippur a day of atonement or a day of judgment? What is the meaning of this day on which decisions regarding life and death are finalized?

Holy of Holies

Holy of Holies

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It is the holiest space in the Jewish world. It is also the holiest space inside each one of us. The Holy of Holies. Plunge the depths...

Holy of holies

Holy of holies

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It is the holiest space in the Jewish world. It is also the holiest space inside each one of us. The Holy of Holies. Plunge the depths...

Goat for Azazel

Goat for Azazel

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The ultimate choice of good vs. evil.

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