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Tag: Yamim Noraim
August 29, 2013 | 12:42 pm
September 25, 1997 | 8:00 pm
"Yamim Noraim" -- it's usually translated as "Daysof Awe." But you wouldn't be wrong to translate it as "Awful Days." Iface them with dread.
I have enlightened my holy days in big revivaltents in Woodstock, wondering if I liked the glib convenience of thecall for "at-one-ment." I...