Holiday140 Videos

Why Are the Prayers of Yom Kippur So Repetitive?

We confess ten times on Yom Kippur for our sins, and we seem to say the Thirteen Attributes of God's mercy over and over again. Is all this repetition really necessary?

Return of the King – Rosh Hashana

When the world at large believed in a God, kings held the power of life and death. As the world in general turned aside from a belief in God, so the power of the monarch waned. What is the connection between the two?

True Love – A Story for Tisha B’Av

The Satmar Rov was well known as a fierce defender of Jewish values, but there is another side to him that is less well-known. A heart-warming story for Tisha B'Av.

Respect Yourself- Respect Others

The tragedy of Tisha B'Av begins with the sin of the Spies and their lack of self-respect.