High Holy Days

As we cannot all be together as a community this year, on this page we are pleased to bring you a range of resources to complement your celebration and observance of the High Holy Days. Here you will find prayers and readings for both days of Rosh Hashanah and for Yom Kippur, as well as some amusing and meaningful High Holy Day stories by NEMS members.

High Holy Day Sermon from Rabbi Zahavit:

 


1. ROSH HASHANAH


Click HERE to listen & watch prayers & readings for both days of Rosh Hashanah and hear the shofar being blown.

 

 


2. YOM KIPPUR


Click HERE to listen & watch prayers & readings for Yom Kippur.

 

NEMS Yom Kippur Appeal 2020 – presented by Yvonne Kashman

 

 


3. SUKKOT


Watch prayers for Sukkot, instructional video on how to prepare the Arba Minim and ‘Speed Sukkah building’!

 

SUKKOT RESOURCES

led by Mark Carter

WATCH NOW

 

 

Hallel for Sukkot (Naomi Landon):

 


High Holy Day Stories from the NEMS Community:


Click on the title to read each story from a NEMS member…

ROSH HASHANAH SEPHARDI STYLE …by Guy Sasson

YOM KIPPUR SEPHADI SYTLE …by Guy Sasson

YOM TOV ON SEA …by Ruth Adams

2001: NOT A SPACE ODYSSEY! …by Anne Luder

FROM US TO MASORTI …by Jacqui Federman

DECORUM IN SHUL …by Arthur Federman

FROM OAKS LANE TO WALTHAMSTOW & BACK …by Janet Kogan

NOT SO ‘HAPPY’ BIRTHDAY …by Danielle Sameuls

ROSH HASHANAH FAR AWAY FROM HOME …by Danielle Samuels

PROTECTED BY A NEW YEAR ANGEL LAST YEAR …by Rosalind Berzon

 

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