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The Jewish Holy Days: Part : V
By Jerry Katz - December 15, 2008

Shabbat is the most important holy day in the Jewish religion. It is the only ritual observance that has its direct roots in one of the Ten Commandments: "Remember the Sabbath day, and keep it holy. For six days you shall labour and do all your work. But the seventh day is a Sabbath...

The Jewish Holy Days: Part IV
By Jerry Katz - December 15, 2008

Lag B'Omer is celebrated in the middle of May on the thirty-third day of the Counting of the Omer, which is on the 18th of the Jewish month of Iyar. This holiday's name refers to the 33rd day of the counting of the days that separate Passover and Shavuot. This is an important reminder...

The Jewish Holy Days: Part III
By Jerry Katz - December 15, 2008

The spring brings new hope and life to all things and of course for the Jews brings a new set of holy days to commemorate their religion and history. There are three notable spring holy days, Tu B'Shvat, Purim, and Passover. Tu B'Shvat is considered one of the four dates on the Jewish...

The Jewish Holy Days: Part II
By Jerry Katz - December 15, 2008

The Jewish year begins in the fall with the celebration of the High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Rosh Hashanah (“Head of the Year”) is the official Jewish New Year’s Day and is celebrated on the first and second day of the Jewish month of Tishrei, from mid-...

The Jewish Holy Days: Part I
By Jerry Katz - December 15, 2008

Like all religions Judaism sets aside certain days to celebrate their religion and to remember their past. There are many different Jewish holy days and they are commemorated in a variety of ways depending on which branch of the faith that one chooses to belong to. In this series we...
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