High Holidays

A Brief History of the Kol Nidrei Prayer

By
Cantor Deborrah Cannizzaro

For most North American Jews, the haunting melody of Kol Nidrei surely is the piece of liturgy that best represents Yom Kippur, prompting us to delve deep into our souls.

Why I Won't Be Fasting on Yom Kippur

By
Julia Tortorello-Allen

Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the Jewish year, but for those of us who struggle with eating disorders or disordered eating, it can be one of the most challenging.