Just as the High Holidays call on each of us to go through a process of individual reflection, the leadership of Temple Israel commits to a process of community reflection. We strive each year to create a High Holiday experience that is engaging, beautiful and accessible to our diverse community. You can […]
Preparing for the Yamim Noraim
As fall approaches, Jews throughout the world prepare for a unique ten-day period of prayer, self-examination, fasting, and repentance. It is time for the Yamim Noraim, the Days of Awe, the High Holy Days: Rosh HaShanah andYom Kippur. These holidays are preceded by a month of reflection: the Hebrew month of Elul.