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		                                    High Holy Days 5781		                                </span>
		                                		                                
		                                		                            	                            	
		                            <span class="slider_description">NEW YEAR. NEW CHALLENGES. SAME INCREDIBLE COMMUNITY.</span>
Welcome to our inspiring, innovative High Holy Days experience

We can’t wait to pray together with you, our beloved Temple Israel community, in new and exciting ways. From more traditional services and beautiful family-friendly moments, to educational opportunities and musical, familiar children’s offerings, we are here for all of you...our family...our people.

This year, please invite your family and friends from around the world to join us.


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Yom Kippur Teen-Led Family Service
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Rosh Hashanah Morning Service

Rosh Hashanah

Erev
Rosh Hashanah

Friday, 9/18/20


Rosh Hashanah Service

Join us for a meaningful, engaging evening service for adults and families.

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This service will also be on Bloomfield Community Television at 10:00pm. More Info

Rosh HashanaH
Saturday, 9/19/20


ECC Classroom Check-Ins

For our youngest members and their families, connect with our creative Early Childhood Center teachers and staff to celebrate together.


Service for Adults and Families

Join us for a rich, nostalgic Rosh Hashanah service for adults and families as we explore what it means to ‘Come Home.’

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This service will also be on Bloomfield Community Television at 2:00pm. More Info


Children's Service

Join our clergy for a high energy, fun-filled children’s service, perfect for kids up to 6 years old.

  YouTube  Website


Adult Education Class with Rabbi Paul Yedwab
The Sacrifice of Isaac: Judaism’s Greatest Spiritual Innovation


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Adult Education Class with Rabbi Arianna Gordon
Writing on the Wall: A Teshuvah Experience


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Second Day
Rosh HashanaH

Sunday, 9/20/20


Tashlich at Temple

Share this intimate holiday experience with your family and our clergy. Due to social distancing, we only have a limited number of slots available on a first-come first-served basis.

Reserve Your Time Slot >

Yom Kippur

Kol Nidre
Sunday, 9/27/20


5:30pm
Live Virtual Candle Lighting with Clergy


7:00pm
Kol Nidre Service

Feel as if you’re back in the sanctuary with our traditional adult Kol Nidre service.

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Yom Kippur Day
Monday, 9/28/20


10:00am
ECC Classroom Check-Ins

For our youngest members and their families, preschoolers will connect with our creative Early Childhood Center teachers and staff to celebrate together.


10:30am
Adult Service

Observe this sacred day with our beautiful Yom Kippur service.

  YouTube  Website


11:30am
Yizkor

Honor those we have loved and lost with this personal Yizkor experience. Please note, names of those in our community who passed away this past year will be listed during the service.

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1:00pm
Teen-Led Family Service

Join us for a warm, inclusive, musical family service led by our inspiring teen leaders.

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2:00pm
Adult Education Class with Rabbi Jennifer Kaluzny
Jonah: A Whale of Tale


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3:00pm
Children's Service

Join our clergy for a high energy, fun-filled children’s service, perfect for kids up to 6 years old.

  YouTube  Website


3:30pm
Mincha Moments with Rabbi Jennifer Kaluzny

Take a moment with us as we hear from Dr. James Gordon, MD, Dr. Charles Schwartz, MD and the Beltzman family who share their perspectives and stories of the pandemic.

More Info and Links >


4:30pm
Adult Experience with Brandon Klein and Rabbi Gordon
Before the Gates Close: A Yom Kippur Meditative Experience

Calm your body, nourish your soul through our holy meditation.

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5:30pm (Time Change)
The Well - Young Adult Experience
You're doing it wrong: Yom Kippur is a day of Joy!

The Mishnah teaches that Yom Kippur is one of the most joyous days on the calendar, which is not always how we experience the holiday that draws our attention to our misdeeds and empty stomachs. Join Rabbi Jeff Stombaugh, the new Executive Director of The Well, to explore the lessons behind this teaching and how this ancient wisdom tradition is asking us to orient ourselves inward, towards each other, and to the calendar year. 

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6:30pm
Havdalah / Neilah

Join Rabbi Yedwab and his family as we end Yom Kippur in a special way.

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Other Holidays

Sukkot
10/2/20 - 10/9/20

More information coming soon!

SHEMINI ATZERET
SIMCHAT TORAH

Saturday, 10/10/20

More information coming soon!

 

 

Thu, September 24 2020 6 Tishrei 5781