Yom Kippur with Michael Ames
When the sun sets on Tuesday, September 25th, the Jewish people will celebrate Yom Kippur.
A flight I took recently offered food for thought that really does deserve my contemplation on Yom Kippur.
A man walks along an empty street in Jerusalem during the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur on Sept. 26. Yom Kippur, or Day of Atonement, is the holiest of Jewish holidays, when observant Jews atone for the sins of the past year.
(CNN) – What are you atoning for? What would you atone for if you were into that sort of thing? Tuesday evening marks the beginning of Yom Kippur, the Jewish day of atonement, which Jews consider to be holiest day of the year. It's ...
By Dana Garrett, CNN (CNN) – As Jews gathered together at sundown Wednesday for to break the Yom Kippur fast, in some homes it wasn’t just food that was being shared, but also opinion on the rising tension between the leaders of the...
Yom Kippur: Liberal Jews attempt to forego hating Republicans for 24 hours For politically liberal Jews, Yom Kippur brings a special challenge. For 24 hours, they may confront the dark fact of possibly being liberals first and Jews ...