Kolot Chayeinu / Voices of Our Lives

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High Holy Days Schedule 5775

Location Key

CF = Camp Friendship, 339 8th St. (between 5th & 6th Ave.)
MT = Mission for Today, 298 6th Ave. (at 2nd St.)
KC = Kolot Chayeinu, 1012 Eighth Ave. (between 10th & 11th St.)
PP = Prospect Park

Kol Nidre: Friday 10/3, MT

On Kol Nidre and Yom Kippur we welcome you to wear white as a symbol of purity, to refrain from wearing leather to honor all life, and when entering/exiting the service, to engage in quiet conversation or contemplation to honor the holiness of this day.

6 PM Service I

8:30 PM Service II

Yom Kippur: Saturday 10/4, MT

10 AM Service

11 AM Family service CF

1:30 PM Adult learning: “Sustaining Music, Changing Music.” Hear Kolot member and acclaimed composer Marty Ehrlich speak to the roles doubt and faith play in his music and musical practice.

3:30 PM Afternoon service including creative interpretations of Jonah and Avodah

5 PM Yizkor—Memorial Service

6:30 PM Neilah—Concluding Service

7:30 PM Community Break-Fast

7:30 PM Locally Grown (Kolot's 20s and 30s group) Heimishe Potluck Break-Fast at home of Kolot member Briana Carp in Kensington. Please bring a substantial vegetarian dish to share. RSVP to brynda120@gmail.com for exact address.

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View Kolot Chayeinu's High Holy Days schedule

full details at www.kolotchayeinu.org/hhd2014

read High Holy Day Drashes and Sermons from clergy and guests

Kolotniks at the massive People's Climate March. We were so proud to be part of the 400,000 strong! 

Roots/Judur/Shorashim: A Conversation on Palestinian Nonviolent Resistance and the Changing of Minds

video by Joe Friendly

Ali Abu Awwad and Hanan Schlesinger

Moderated by Rabbi Ellen Lippmann on Sept. 7 at Kolot Chayeinu

On the crisis and violence in Israel and Gaza:

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