Tag Archives: High Holy Days

High Holiday Appeal – What Bnai Emunah means to me

By Kathleen Safer A couple of years ago congregation B’nai Emunah started the tradition to have the Kol Nidre appeal to the congregants given by community members rather than the President. When I try to think of just a few … Continue reading

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High Holyday Greetings from Our President, Pete Gleichenhaus

Elul 5772 August 2012 To Members of Congregation B’nai Emunah and Friends, Is it almost Tishrei again? And how does one remember exactly what is the year? Well, the answer to the first question is “Yes.” Each of us is … Continue reading

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“Let the Games Begin” – The Countdown towards Rosh Hashana/New Year 5773 – Only 2 to go…

September 8, 2012 – Parshat Ki Tavo – “For what in our lives do we hold our heads high?” With this Shabbat and our Saturday evening Slichot service, we stand at the crossroads of time.  We begin to say goodbye to … Continue reading

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Let the Games Begin” – The Countdown towards Rosh Hashana/New Year 5773 – Only 3 to go…

September 1, 2012 – Parshat Ki Tetze – “What should be forgotten this year?” Now we really turn the corner and head down the final stretch, as we count just 3 more shabbats before the New Year. There’s no looking back now, … Continue reading

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“Let the Games Begin” – The Countdown towards Rosh Hashana/New Year 5773 – Only 4 to go…

“What do we really need?” August 25, 2012 – Psalm 27 (Parshat Shoftim) The countdown towards the New Year is on. Last week week it was 5 shabbats left before the end of the year, and now just 4. We … Continue reading

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Upcoming Classes – Rabbinic Reflections for Elul

B’nai Emunah joins Congreations Beth Israel Judea, Ner Tamid, and Or Shalom in a three part series with our rabbis in preparation for the High Holydays on consecutive Wednesday evenings: August 29, 2012 – 7:00-9:00 PM – Ner Tamid/Or Shalom … Continue reading

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