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Shabbat Yom Kippur:
Leviticus 16:1-34; Numbers 29:7-11;
At Minchah: Leviticus 18:1-30;
Yonah 1:1-4:11; Micah 7:18-20.
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Lois Haron Allied Member An
In fact, such unity and love is not
om Kippur, the Day of
limited to the living. The midrash
Atonement, is the annual
(Sifri, Shoftim 148) teaches us that
opportunity for each Jew
'even those no longer alive need
to reconcile and renew a relationship
atonement!' (This midrash is
with God — to start afresh.
basis for the custom of
What is not generally
Therefore, the entire
known is that this day is
— living and
also dedicated to reconcili-
ation and beginning anew
in our relationship with
other human beings. The
Mishnah (Yoma 95B) states:
love and respect, to receive
"Sins between one person
God' s blessing.
and another are not atoned
This is one reason for the
for by Yom Kippur until
of reciting a formula
the one sinned against is
Kol Nidre to
According to the
Mishnah, in order for Yom Kippur to
have any effect concerning sins com-
and have forgiven those who sinned
mitted against others, the aggrieved
must be satisfied with the remorse,
We are all now considered righteous
contrition and amends done by the
God and join as one to pray. E
one who sinned against them.
Thus, before Yom Kippur, each Jew
Eliezer Cohen is rabbi of congregation Or
must introspect and regret what was
done against others and must apologize Chadash in Oak Park.
or in some other way make amends to
appease every victim of one's misbe-
havior. Imagine the beauty and mutual
Why is it easier to confess
love of an entire people having done
before God than before those we
this: No grudges, hatred or ill-will
have sinned against? How hard
— only apology and forgiveness.
is it to really forgive those who
This is the real vision of the Jewish
have sinned against us? What
people on Yom Kippur: united in
causes one to bear a grudge and
mutual respect and love, yearning
harbor hatred of others? Is such
together for God's forgiveness and
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Wiesel At Oakland U.
Oakland University will host writer and
Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel
on Tuesday, Oct. 9. Wiesel will deliver a
lecture at 7 p.m. in the athletics arena.
Best known for his book Night,
Wiesel is a survivor of the Auschwitz
and Buchenwald concentration camps,
where his parents and younger sister
The Elie Wiesel lecture is sponsored
by OU's Student Life Lecture Board.
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September 20 • 2007