Yom Kippur & The Days of Awe

There is a period of ten days between Rosh HaShanah (The Feast of Trumpets) and Yom Kippur (The Day of Atonement) which are called the “Days of Awe.”  The Sabbath day which falls in this ten-day period is called “The Sabbath of Returning” or “The Sabbath of Repentance.”  This year, “The Sabbath of Returning” occurrs on September […]

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Rosh HaShanah! – Feast of Trumpets

“Blow the trumpet at the new moon, at the full moon, on our feast day. For it is a statute for Israel, An ordinance of the God of Jacob.” Psalm 81:3-4 There are seven main holidays (appointed times) on the Jewish or biblical calendar: Passover, First Fruits, the Feast of Weeks (Pentecost), Rosh HaShanah (The […]

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