High Holy Days 5779
Slichot at Beth-El – Saturday, September 1, 2018

Enter the Days of Awe with Rabbi Moritt and Student Cantor Greene with a robust menu:

Shabbat morning

10:30 Shabbat morning prayers
11:30 Bagel Nosh
12:00 Tales and Tunes: Making your High Holy Days more meaningful through an exploration of the major prayers and music of the Yamim Nora’im, our Days of Awe. Join Rabbi Moritt and welcome Student Cantor Greene as we delve into the meaning of the text and into the musical richness of the season ahead.

Shabbat Evening/Motzei Shabbat

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6:30 Havdalah  followed by dessert and fruit
7:00 Movie: Happy. From an Academy Award nominated director, this award-winning documentary searches the world for the secret to life’s greatest emotion. Taking us on a journey from the swamps of Louisiana to the slums of Kolkata, the filmmakers are in search of what really makes people happy. Combining real life stories of people from around the world and powerful interviews with leading scientists in happiness research, Happy will make us think and feel differently about this sometimes elusive emotion.
8:20 Discussion
8:40 Slichot including our ceremonial Torah dressing in white Holy Day Garb. With Rabbi Moritt and Student Cantor Greene.

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