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High Holy Days 5782

Schedule of Services - see below for public/guest tickets

Services will be both in-person and simulcast.

Saturday, August 28
  • 7:00 PM: Selichot Service - We begin the High Holy Day season with prayers and poems of forgiveness. We will be watching the movie "Abe".
  • Movie summary: Abe is a 12-year-old boy with an Israeli mother and Palestinian father, who tries to bring about peace and reconciliation in his tumultuous Brooklyn family. His love of cooking is the means with which he attempts to bring his family together, although they've never had a meal that didn't end in a fight.
    "Abe" was an official selection of the 2019 Sundance Film Festival; the Washington, D.C., Jewish Film Festival; and the UK Film Festival.
Monday September 6 - Erev Rosh Hashanah
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30PM: Rosh Hashana Young Families Games and Activities
  • 5:30 PM - 5:45 PM: Apples & Honey
  • 7:00 PM: Erev Rosh Hashanah Service
Tuesday, September 7 - Rosh Hashanah Morning
  • 10:00 AM: Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
  • 1:15 PM (time is approximate): Tashlich at Windmill Pond, Ashburn Farm 
 
Wednesday, September 15 - Erev Yom Kippur
  • 7:00 PM: Kol Nidre Service
Thursday, September 16 - Yom Kippur
  • 10:00 AM: Yom Kippur Morning Service
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Young  Families Service
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Meditation with Stacy Kafka
  • 3:45 PM: Yizkor Remembrance Service
  • 4:30 PM: Neilah (Closing) Service
  • 5:00 PM: Shofar Choir
  • Break-the-Fast: Our traditional break-the-fast at the temple is not taking place this year. Members and guests are welcome to have break-the-fast on their own in small groups. 
 
  • Order tickets for members of the public
  • Publish name in Yizkor Book($18 per name donation suggested) 
  • Services will be held in-person, in the sanctuary, and will also be simulcast online using Zoom. For those attending in the sanctuary, Virginia and CDC COVID-19 precaution guidelines will be followed. 
  • Please note that we will be using the new Mishkan HaNefesh prayer book for the High Holy Days. We will not be purchasing hard copy books, but instead will be using a high lumen projector to project the prayers clearly on screen in the building for those attending in the sanctuary. For those attending online, the Mishkan Hanefesh will be shown on  the screen. If you prefer a hard copy book, you may order a personal copy here (https://www.ccarpress.org/shopping_product_detail.asp?pid=50288) for $44, or at a lower price for the Kindle edition. You may also follow along with the Visual T'filah at your seat by logging into our simulcast on Zoom. A few hard copy books will be reserved for the visually impaired.
Tue, November 30 2021 26 Kislev 5782