Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, begins in just a few hours. Here's a graphic with the facts.

Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, begins in just a few hours. Here's a graphic with the facts.

List & descriptions of basic Jewish holidays & customs... Very helpful for teaching seminary...

List & descriptions of basic Jewish holidays & customs... Very helpful for teaching seminary...

Maurycy Gottlieb - Jews Praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur.jpg

Maurycy Gottlieb - Jews Praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur.jpg

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, the birthday of mankind, when we as the Almighty to write us in the Book of Life.

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, the birthday of mankind, when we as the Almighty to write us in the Book of Life.

The symbolic Priestly garments of Kohen Gadol of the Old Testament

Full Armor of God!

The symbolic Priestly garments of Kohen Gadol of the Old Testament

Most Christians don’t know about the fall holidays of ancient Israel: The Feast of Trumpets (Rosh Hashanah), the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur), and the Feast of Tabernacles (Sukkoth). If the spring...

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Most Christians don’t know about the fall holidays of ancient Israel: The Feast of Trumpets (Rosh Hashanah), the Day of Atonement (Yom Kippur), and the Feast of Tabernacles (Sukkoth). If the spring...

Kaparot (also known as Kaparos) is an ancient Jewish folk custom that is still performed by some (though not most) Jews today. The tradition is connected to the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, and involves whirling a chicken above one's head while reciting a prayer. The folk belief is that an individual's sins will be transferred to the chicken, thereby allowing them to begin the New Year with a clean slate.

Kaparot (Kaparos)

Kaparot (also known as Kaparos) is an ancient Jewish folk custom that is still performed by some (though not most) Jews today. The tradition is connected to the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur, and involves whirling a chicken above one's head while reciting a prayer. The folk belief is that an individual's sins will be transferred to the chicken, thereby allowing them to begin the New Year with a clean slate.

The Day of Atonement.jpg 1,425×2,550 pixels

The Day of Atonement.jpg 1,425×2,550 pixels

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