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Saying sorry: 3 steps to seeking forgiveness on Rosh Hashanah | Worship


September 20, 2017

“I’m sorry” are two words that are sometimes impossible to say out loud.

With the start of Rosh Hashanah tonight – Wednesday, Sept. 20 – Jews in Mukilteo and around the world will start a 10-day period of saying “I’m sorry” to everybody we have wronged in the past year, no matter how many.

The 10 days from Rosh Hashanah – literally, “Head of the Year”, the Jewish New Year – to Yom Kippur – Day of Atonement – are often referred to as the 10 Days of Repentance. During these 10 days, Jews undergo intense self-examination, seek repentance and vow to do better in the comi...

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