The Cries of the Shofar

September 11th, 2018 — Rosh Hashanah 2 5779

Rabbis David Kasher and Ronit Tsadok

One of the many reasons given for why we blow the shofar on Rosh Hashanah is that we want to connect ourselves to the story of Akeidat Yitzhak, the Binding of Isaac. What about that story might we tap into and how can it inform our experience of listening to the shofar?