Elul

News for Elul

The Daily Portion / What should we do?

The Daily Portion / What should we do?

Perhaps Elul should signal a new direction for us to take, especially for this coming year.Sivan Rahav-Meir, 21/08/2020 13:29
Rosh Chodesh Elul: Hashem is my Light and Salvation

Rosh Chodesh Elul: Hashem is my Light and Salvation

Beginning Friday, we will say Psalm 27 each day until Hoshana Rabba. This year it will have special meaning.Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, 19/08/2020 22:00
All on one foot

All on one foot

The message behind a famous story, ethics vs. morals and a word about the month of Elul on our doorstep.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 17/08/2020 09:57
Depending on faith

Depending on faith

The text in the Torah portion of Re’Eh begins with words that in their striking difference teaches us much of our journey in this worldRabbi Moshe Kempinski, 14/08/2020 15:34
Listen: Mitzpe Yericho yeshiva's new pre-High Holiday single

Listen: Mitzpe Yericho yeshiva's new pre-High Holiday single

In honor of month of Elul, yeshiva releases song: "Hear our voice." Words taken from Shmona Esrei prayer, music by Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2019 09:17
Listen: Yishai Ribo's latest about month before High Holidays

Listen: Yishai Ribo's latest about month before High Holidays

Israeli singer's new album includes songs with a pre-High Holiday vibe, including the titular song of the album: Elul Tsha"t.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2019 11:36
The days of Elul: How to take advantage of life’s opportunity

The days of Elul: How to take advantage of life’s opportunity

We all want different things in life, but at the root of all of is one thing: Peace of mind.Rabbi Pinchas Winston, 05/09/2019 04:01
Forgiving G-d

Forgiving G-d

During Elul, there is a reciprocal relationship of love, apology and forgiveness between G-d and man..Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh, 16/08/2018 17:44
1,000 visit grave of Biblical Prophet Joshua

1,000 visit grave of Biblical Prophet Joshua

Worshipers from all over Israel as well as the US and Canada pray at graves of biblical leaders of ancient Israel in Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2018 07:42
Stolen clock returned 28 years later

Stolen clock returned 28 years later

An elderly man returned clock to furniture store which he said he stole 28 years ago. He asked for "forgiveness and atonement" for his act.Yoel Domb, 18/09/2016 14:31
Slichot tours need to ask for forgiveness:

Slichot tours need to ask for forgiveness:

Residents of the Old City of Jerusalem can't sleep for an entire month. They find it unforgivable.Benny Toker, 15/09/2016 22:26
You're wasting your time, tears!

You're wasting your time, tears!

A long road and a conscious and difficult decision to move forward towards the light. Aya Kremerman, 12/09/2016 07:56
'Women of the Wall' to hold a shofar seminar

'Women of the Wall' to hold a shofar seminar

Women of the Wall are holding a shofar-blowing seminar to teach "women and girls to experience their Judaism without intermediaries."Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2016 18:17
Thousands at the Kotel for First Night of Selichot

Thousands at the Kotel for First Night of Selichot

Sights and sounds: Worshipers flock to Western Wall for first night of penitential prayers leading up to High Holy Days.Eliran Aharon, 17/08/2015 12:02
Smooth Sailing into the New Year

Smooth Sailing into the New Year

We are the captains of the boats that navigate the sail through our lives. Shira Smiles, 28/08/2013 06:08
Video: Quarreling Brothers Unite Again

Video: Quarreling Brothers Unite Again

Friendship prevails in the latest viral video from Naftali Kalfa, this time guest starring Israeli sensation Gad Elbaz.Ben Bresky, 04/09/2012 08:11
Rosh Hashanah Begins Wednesday Night

Rosh Hashanah Begins Wednesday Night

The two day New Year Holiday begins tonight and Shabbat Shuva makes it a three day continuum. Arutz Sheva wishes you a good and sweet year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2011 12:49
Global Shofar FlashMob Held Around the World

Global Shofar FlashMob Held Around the World

Jews around the world gathered on Sunday for first-ever global Shofar FlashMob, a two-minute shofar blowing and call for repentance.Elad Benari, 19/09/2011 04:13
Enter Elul, Month of Penitence

Enter Elul, Month of Penitence

The Hebrew year has entered its final month, Elul: a period of soul-searching, penitence and renewal.Gil Ronen, 11/08/2010 17:53