1. Akedat Yitzchak - G'd will provide the lamb. A textual study by Nehama Leibowitz z"l Download pdf ©
2. Tzom Gedaliah (the Fast of Gedaliah) on the 3rd of Tishrei.
3. Asseret Yemei HaTeshuvah (the Ten Days of Repentance) from Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur.
4. 'Seek G-D when He is available, call on Him when He is near.' (Isaiah 55:6)
5. General prayer, prayers for mercy, Selichot (prayers for forgiveness).
6. Prayers amendments and additions during the Asseret Yemei HaTeshuvah :
- (a) In the Amidah: zochrenu lechayim; mi chamocha; hamelech hakadosh; hamelech hamishpat; uchtov besefer hachayim.
- (b) Additions: Psalm 130; Avinu Malkenu; Psalm 27;
- (c) Oseh hashalom; le'eilah le'eilah;
7. The bases of Teshuvah : remorse, Vidui - confession, abandoning the wrong way.
8. Shabbat 'Shuvah '. Hosea's call to repentance ('Return to G-D!' 14:2)
"Return O' Israel !" A study of Hosea's call to repentance by Nehama Leibowitz z"l Download pdf ©