High Holy Days

High Holiday Schedule 2017/5778 

Rosh Hashana

Erev Rosh Hashana - Wednesday September 20 - 6:30 pm 

Rosh Hashana First Day - Thursday September 21 - 8:45 am

Family Services and Children's Programming - 9:30 am (click here for detailed information)

Teen Scene - 10:30 am

Rosh Hashana Second Day - Friday September 22 - 8:45 am;

Family Services and Children's Programming - 9:30 am (click here for more information)

Shabbat Shuva: Saturday September 23 - 9:30 am

Cemetery Services at Garden of Remembrance: Sunday, September 24 - 10 am & 2:30 pm

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre - Friday September 29 - 6:30 pm

Teen Scene Kol Nidre program - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Morning Services - Saturday September 30 - 8:30 am (Note New Time This Year)

Family Services and Children's Programming - 9:30 am 

Teen Scene - 10:30 am

New This Year***Yizkor will take place in the morning following the conclusion of the Torah service and the Rabbi's sermon

Afternoon Discussion Led by Rabbi Weinblatt on the issue of the Kotel - 3:00 pm

Mincha Service - 4:30 pm - New This Year***Fellow congregants will act out the Book of Jonah

Neilah Service - 6:30 pm

Shofar - approx. 7:30 pm

B'Rosh Hashanah Yikateviun uv'Yom Tzom Kippur Yehcateimun (On Rosh Hashanah it is written, and on Yom Kippur it is sealed...) 

Please click here to listen to a sample of one of the most moving prayers for the High Holidays beautifully sung by our fellow congregant Natalia Derechin.  If you want to hear the rest and much more music for the soul, please stay for the Musaf service on both days of Rosh Hashana.  

Hallelujah - Psalm 150 as sung for Rosh Hashanah

Please click here to listen to a sample from Psalm 150 beautifully sung by Ellie Arenstein.

Click here for information on observing Rosh Hashana at home and special information about Rosh Hashana at B'nai Tzedek  

Click here for some questions for the new year from Rabbi Weinblatt.  We hope you find these useful as you apply the themes of the holidays to the way your live your life. 

Click here for information on observing Yom Kippur at home and special information about Yom Kippur services at B'nai Tzedek.