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The surprising appeal of Kol Nidre

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/religion/article/the_surprising_appeal_of_kol_nidre_20110922

On his way to converting to Christianity, philosopher Franz Rosenzweig attended Yom Kippur services and was so moved that he decided to remain Jewish. One look at the most famous prayer for the occasion makes it hard to believe that he did not abandon Judaism all the quicker.

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