Those with eating disorders are encouraged to eat on Yom Kippur, but it can cause them to feel alienated.
The nation’s coronavirus czar said the new measures are stricter than needed but are “a message to the public.”
At Bais Yaakov of Borough Park, administrators called teachers individually and asked them to do the school a “favor” and not test.
It’s become tradition to ride bikes through the empty streets of Tel Aviv on Yom Kippur. Is that Jewish tradition?
During the Days of Judgment, incongruously, God leaves the throne of judgement for the throne of mercy.
New restrictions being considered include closing synagogues and banning public protests.
The Agency is helping worshippers keep the centuries-old tradition alive from the safety of their own homes.
Six heavily Orthodox neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens are currently contributing 20% of all new COVID-19 cases in New York City.
This Yom Kippur won’t be so different for me — last year too I stayed home, drank coffee, smoked. But that doesn’t mean it wasn’t holy.
This is not the first time that Kushner has allegedly received dispensation to work on Shabbat.