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Yom Kippur – A Time Of Atonement – #yomkippur

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Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jewish people traditionally observe this holy day with an approximate 25-hour period of fasting and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services…(From Wikipedia)

To all my friends who are celebrating this high holy holiday I wish you peace and grace from G-d and come together in community to ask and seek forgiveness.

Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Today is Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yom Hashoah. We remember the 6 million Jews killed and the millions of others who perished during the Holocaust. The awareness and understanding of this horrific tragedy is waning as time goes by but its something we must keep in our minds lest it happens again.