Scott Hausman-Weiss

Yom Kippur All Year Long

D'Var Torah By: Charles P. Sherman

April 24, 2015
In the first part of this week's parashah, Acharei Mot/K'doshim, the Torah's fullest description of Yom Kippur appears. (Leviticus 16:2-34) But Holy Days, holidays, and festivals develop and evolve as human life changes. The Yom Kippur we celebrate in the twenty-first century is considerably different from the ritual and ceremony...