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Juneau Jewish Community observes Yom Kippur

...Juneau Jewish Community celebrated Yom Kippur on Sunday and Monday in the Northern...Gamoran said two-thirds of the Yom Kippur services were in English, and the...disputes peacefully," Gamoran said. Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, falls...
State sports group rejects Yom Kippur exception

...track meet to the Sunday after the Jewish holiday of Yom Kippur. Sound off on the important issues at The Anchorage...board didn't consider the fact that the date was also Yom Kippur, said Gary Matthews, the association's executive...
High Holy Days 5775

...the world, so we refer to this as the New Year. Rosh Hashanah is the beginning of a ten-day period that ends with Yom Kippur and in English is referred to as the High Holy Days. The High Holy Days are a period of reflection and the acceptance...
Day of Atonement services begin

...attend services this weekend for Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement. Services...of the Juneau Jewish Community. "Yom Kippur is the holiest of the holy and the...Street downtown. Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are separated by the Days of Awe...
Around Town

...The Juneau Jewish Community hosting Yom Kippur services with Rabbi Hillel Gamoran...The Juneau Jewish Community hosting Yom Kippur services with Rabbi Hillel Gamoran...463-4755. The Juneau Jewish Community Yom Kippur "break-the-fast", 6 p.m...
Analysis: Israel, Palestinians face difficult decisions

...regional news website Al-Monitor. "This is as difficult (for him) as it is for ... an Orthodox Jew to eat pork on Yom Kippur. It goes against everything he believes in."Those favoring a partition deal say Netanyahu can move forward even without...
A good influence: Take a page from the Torah and start anew again

...high holidays, Rosh Hashana (the Jewish new year) and Yom Kippur (the day of atonement), and the 10 days of awe that...fate for the coming year into the book of life, while Yom Kippur is the day it is sealed, so these holidays are a good...
Why you should care about latest govt budget fight

...specializes in the federal bureaucracy and budget. "The first couple of hours, not so bad. But just thinking back to Yom Kippur, by 3 o'clock you're saying 'Holy moly.' So I'm not yet willing to say, the sequester - it wasn't that bad...
Yizkor service remembers the dead

...with Rosh Hashana and ending with Yom Kippur, they are a time of on the important issues at On Yom Kippur, as the High Holy days come close...who have died. This part of the Yom Kippur services is called the Yizkor service...
Around town

Today - Monday, Sept. 20 Yom Kippur services, 4 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Children's service at 4 p.m. Yizkor and Ne'ila services at 5 p.m...


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