Coming Closer

By Toba Spitzer

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), September 2009

The author explores the nature of the Yom Kippur fast as an integral component of teshuvah (repentance, return, drawing close to the Divine), sharing insights from Rabbi Judah Loeb of Prague and Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik.

Topic: Theology, Ritual, Spirituality, Holidays, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.40/no.662

Page Number(s): 11-12

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Spitzer, Toba. Coming Closer. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). September 2009: 11-12. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7352


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