Yom Kippur 2023 / יוֹם כִּפּוּר 5784

Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) for Hebrew Year 5784 begins at sundown on and ends at nightfall on .

Yom Kippur (Hebrew: יוֹם כִּפּוּר or יום הכיפורים), Also known as Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year for the Jews. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally observe this holy day with a 25-hour period of fasting and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services. Yom Kippur completes the annual period known in Judaism as the High Holy Days (or sometimes "the Days of Awe").

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Dates for Yom Kippur

HolidayStartsEndsHebrew Date
Yom Kippur 2020 10 Tishrei 5781
Yom Kippur 2021 10 Tishrei 5782
Yom Kippur 2022 10 Tishrei 5783
Yom Kippur 2023 10 Tishrei 5784
Yom Kippur 2024 10 Tishrei 5785
Yom Kippur 2025 10 Tishrei 5786
Yom Kippur 2026 10 Tishrei 5787
Yom Kippur 2027 10 Tishrei 5788
Yom Kippur 2028 10 Tishrei 5789
Yom Kippur 2029 10 Tishrei 5790


Yom Kippur / יוֹם כִּפּוּר

Torah Portion: Leviticus 16:1-16:34; Numbers 29:7-29:11

Haftarah: Isaiah 57:14 - 58:14


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Rabbi Michael Strassfeld
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