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Yom Kippur Afternoon
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Yom Kippur Afternoon

September 30 2017, 2:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Community Learning: Biblical Archetypes of Teshuva, 2:15-3:45 PM, in the Chapel
The first half of the session will be led by Shlomo Cohen, we will explore how the concept of Teshuva is developed over the course of the Book of Breishit through examination of three relationships. Chumashim will be available for those who wish to follow selected text.

Susan Zeelander will lead the second half of the session with a discussion about the concept of teshuva and it’s origins. Did Adam and Eve feel guilty and try to make amends after they ate the apple? The Bible does not tell us. Yet teshuvah is an important part of JudaismWhen and how did this concept come about?

Yom Kippur Restorative Yoga, 4:00 PM, in Lower Wolfsohn
Please join Deborah Glassman in a yoga practice on the afternoon of Yom Kippur. After cleansing your spiritual- self, come nurture your body and soul in a gentle restorative yoga practice. As a community we will share in quiet of the day and create an alternate space for introspection. No prior experience is needed. Wear comfortable clothes that will allow you to stretch yourselves and be prepared to show off your toes.

Public Yizkor, 4:30 PM, in the Chapel
All members of the community are invited to join us at this sacred afternoon service in which we offer prayers in memory of our relatives and friends who have passed on. You are welcome to stay for Neilah.

Mincha, 5:00 PM, in the Goldberg Sanctuary

Alternative Micha, 5:30 PM, in the Chapel
Prepare for the final hours of Yom Kippur with an alternative contemplative service, filled with song and punctuated by silence. Led by Yosef Rabbi Goldman.

Neilah, 6:30 PM, in the Goldberg Sanctuary

Ma’ariv, 7:25 PM, in the Goldberg Sanctuary

Break-the-Fast, 7:35 PM, in the Kahaner Auditorium
Please join us for a dairy dinner as together we usher in a new year of health and happiness. Sponsored by Beverly and Daniel Goldberg.

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