Vol. 10 No. 54, 19 - 25 Elul, 5774 / September 14 - 20, 2014
Get ready for the last Shabbat of year 5774
(see lead article)!
This is a chance to make up for and fix anything lacking from the previous
On Saturday night Askenazic Jews start the distinctive pre-Rosh Hashanah
Selichot/Forgiveness prayers (see 3rd article);
Sephardim have been reciting them for three weeks already.
Next week will be a special Rosh Hashanah issue.