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Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur is the day when God handed to Moses the second set of the Ten Commandments. This occurred after the completion of the second 40 days of guidance from God.
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Some students are attracted to “Yom Kippur” programming, some are turned off. .
YOM KIPPUR. Objectives: • To identify some of the main components of the Day of Atonement.

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Kansas celebration scheduled for Yom Kippur in Wichita
A few weeks ago the Facebook community was all abuzz that a big official state event celebrating Kansas' 150th birthday was taking place in Wichita on Oct. 8, which is Yom Kippur. Kansas Gov.
People demand, not as loudly
Shortly before the march was due to start Ibn Gvirol Street resembled itself on Yom Kippur: Thundering silence, and people strolling in the road.
Security and Defense: Caught in a pincer
In 1973, as a young teenager, Tal Russo remembers climbing to the top of the grain silo near his home in Kibbutz Hulata during the Yom Kippur War and watching as Israel Air Force fighter jets shot down four Syrian MiGs.
Drug May Help Ease Ramadan Headaches, Study Says
A painkilling, anti-inflammatory drug may help prevent headaches in Muslims fasting from dawn to dusk for Ramadan, according to a study from Israel, where a "Yom Kippur headache" is also known.
Open letter to LGBT advisory board
This year, Pride is set for the weekend of Oct. 8-9, which is Yom Kippur, the holiest of days for Jewish people.

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Yom Kippur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Yom Kippur Also known as Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year for the Jewish people. Its central themes are atonement and repentance.
Judaism 101: Yom Kippur
Learn about the Jewish Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur.
Yom Kippur 2011 - High Holidays
Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur is probably the most important holiday of the Jewish year.
Yom Kippur - What Is Yom Kippur
In introduction to Yom Kippur, one of the Jewish High Holy Days.

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