Yom Kippur

Mishnas Chayim – Yom Kippur: A Life’s Journey

September 22, 2009

One of the high points of Yom Kippur is the haftarah recited during minchah: the cherished Sefer Yonah. The compelling narrative is familiar to most. Charged with a mission to prophesy to the
people of Nineveh and exhort them to teshuvah (repentance), Yonah attempts to flee instead. Read the text version