Global Shofar FlashMob Held Around the WorldJews around the world gathered on Sunday for first-ever global Shofar FlashMob, a two-minute shofar blowing and call for repentance.
Chicago Marathon to Conflict with Yom KippurJewish runners express concerns over Chicago Marathon to take place after Yom Kippur. Fast will make it hard for runners to participate.
Yom Kippur Forecast: Cool and CloudyYom Kippur is expected to be cool and cloudy, with a chance of light rainfall in the north.
MKs Seek Forgiveness for FreezeMKs from the Jewish Home and Yisrael Beiteinu parties apologize before Yom Kippur for the Judea and Samaria construction freeze.
Israeli Coach to Miss Game for Yom KippurAvram Grant will not be at his team’s game Saturday in order to observe Yom Kippur.
50,000 Secular Israelis Join Tzohar's Yom Kippur InitiativeThe Tzohar rabbinic organization's 'Praying Together on Yom Kippur' program allows secular Jews to join the services and feel at home.
Cape Town Jews Get Ready to Swing, Hop, and Eat Pizza in the HutChabad Rabbi Mendel Popack aims to inspire the Jews of Cape Town this holy day season with swinging chickens, Sukkah hop, and pizza in the hut.
Yom Kippur: When Israel Stops, Looks InwardThe highest of the High Holidays – Yom Kippur – begins Friday night, and Jews world-wide are preparing by seeking to become better people.
Survey: Ultra-Orthodox Israelis Are Most PoliteFirst ever national politeness survey conducted in Israel ahead of Yom Kippur.
Israel Accused of ‘Snubbing' EU for Banning Yom Kippur VisitEuropean Union officials are upset over Israel’s banning their entry to Gaza hours before Yom Kippur, and they have declined alternative dates.
Jews Evade IDF, Spend Yom Kippur in HomeshJews flocked to Homesh for the Yom Kippur holiday. IDF troops attempted to expel the worshippers, but were unsuccessful.
Around the World in 25 Hours: Forecast for Yom KippurTemperatures will be comfortable around the world during the 25-hour Yom Kippur fast, which begins at sundown Sunday. Showers possible in Israel.
Yom Kippur in WWI: The Baal NeilahSoldiers who knew that any second their lives or their loved ones' lives could be ended.
Do We Make Secular Jews Feel Welcome in Synagogue?"Ten Commandments” for making Synagogues a more welcoming Place for secular Jews.
Halakhot of Yom Kippur That Falls on ShabbatA comprehensive guide for this year's fast, which is on Shabbat.