Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, the Sabbath of Sabbaths, begins at sundown Tuesday.
The holiday is considered the most important in the Jewish faith.
Yom Kippur is a day to seek forgiveness and give to charity.
Jews traditionally fast and do not drive on this day.
Suggestion: Don’t say Happy Yom Kippur. Try “Have an Easy Fast.”
According to its Facebook page, Temple Brith Shalom in Cortland plans a traditional candle lighting at 6:15 Tuesday night.
Daylong services Wednesday begin at 9 am.