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This Yom Kippur, I’m Hanging on to My Sins

This Yom Kippur, I’m hanging on to my sins as a parent

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Use Our eScapegoat to Carry Your Sins Away

As the High Holy Days approach, I like to start thinking about what I want to do differently next year, and that means atoning for last year’s sins. I find that if I wait for the act of Tashlich (tossing your sins, in the form of breadcrumbs into a flowing body of water) to think […]

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10Q: Reflection for All

The following is a guest blog post by Dina Mann, National Marketing and Outreach Coordinator for Reboot, an organization that engages and inspires young, Jewishly-unconnected cultural creatives, innovators and thought-leaders who, through their candid and introspective conversations and creativity, generate projects that impact both the Jewish and non-Jewish worlds. Every Yom Kippur, Viduy (Confessions) is recited […]

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Reappropriating Kapparot: Rubber Chickens and Jewish Anxiety

A new take on an old spiritual practice, designed to rid you of Jewish anxiety and feelings of exclusion from the Jewish community.

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