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


Listen & watch prayers & readings for Yom Kippur below…

 

NEMS Yom Kippur Appeal 2020 – presented by Yvonne Kashman


 

Download the NEMS Yizkor Booklet


KOL NIDRE SERVICE for Erev Yom Kippur VIDEO

led by JOHN SIMON

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YOM KIPPUR MORNING SERVICE VIDEO

led by MARK CARTER

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YOM KIPPUR TORAH & MUSSAF SERVICE VIDEO

led by JOHN SIMON

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YOM KIPPUR YIZKOR SERVICE VIDEO

led by JOHN SIMON

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YOM KIPPUR NEILAH SERVICE for the conclusion of Yom Kippur VIDEO

led by GUY SASSON & JOHN SIMON

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Yom Kippur Shacharit Torah reading (Helen Kaymer):

 

Yom Kippur BROCHOT before HAFTORAH (Rose Mitchell):

 

Yom Kippur SHACHRITH HAFTORAH (Rose Mitchell):

 

Yom Kippur SHACHARITH (Rose Mitchell):

 

Yom Kippur BRACHOT after Haftorah am (Rose Mitchell):

 

Yom Kippur – Page 222 (Cathy Forman):

 

Yom Kippur Viddui – Page 234 (Simon Forman):

 

Yom Kippur U-Netaneh Tokef – Page 315 (Rachel Sasson):

 

Selections from the Book of Job (Murray & Vivian Davidson):

 

Yom Kippur Mincha Parasha (Guy Sasson):

 

Yom Kippur Mincha Haftorah Yonah (Rose Mitchell)

 

Yom Kippur service (page 325) ‘Out God and God of our ancestors..’ in English (Leigh Kogan)

 

Reading on posterity (Frances Niman)

 

Yom Kippur – Final Sounding of the Shofar

 


3. SUKKOT


Sukkot Service & Resources coming soon…

Watch Sukkot Service – Coming Soon

 


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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