Category Archives: The Fall Feasts

October 11: The Fall Feasts

From sundown to sundown the entire country of Israel shuts down. Even the roads will be closed to all but emergency vehicles. Bicycles abound. Religious Jews will spend much time in the synagogues; and many go for long walks. There is a sense of peace and serenity that blankets the country. What is missing is a sober sense of confession and repentance.