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Shabbat Shalom: Yom Kippur 5775 This week’s column has been dedicated in memory of Simon and Rachel Nunberg; Sam and Sara Citron Efrat, Israel – The climax of Yom Kippurim is its closing Ne’ilah prayer when the sun is beginning to set, when the day is beginning to wane and when we are nearing our last …

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Shabbat Shalom: Rosh Hashana 5775 In memory of Harry Sher, 2 Tishrei  Remembered by the  Charif family of Sydney, Australia Efrat, Israel –  What is the essence of our faith, the purpose for which the Jewish people have been placed in the world? Fascinatingly enough, the answer is to be found within the central prayer …

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