“Just as He is compassionate and merciful, so too should you be compassionate and merciful.”

Sept. 1 2022 12:01AM

The words entreating forgiveness in the Yom Kippur liturgy suggest that the slate cannot be wiped entirely clean. 

Marc Zvi Brettler
Sept. 13 2013 12:00AM

Repentance demands not only the recall and the confession of past sins but the willingness to let them go. 

Donniel Hartman
Sept. 13 2013 12:00AM