High Holiday Adult Services: Yom Kippur

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Join the Vilna for non-denominational, egalitarian, High Holiday services run by Havurah on the Hill. Led by Rabbi Ben Lanckton and Deborah Melkin, services are conducted in Hebrew with English readings, with explanations and teachings throughout the rituals. Services are community-led with a variety of familiar melodies and tunes for both new-comers and seasoned attendees.

Thank you to our adult High Holiday sponsors: the Greenfield Family, Gail and Marcel Korn and the Sager Family.

Tuesday, Sep. 18:

  • 6:15 p.m.: Erev Yom Kippur/Kol Nidre. Doors close at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Sep. 19:

  • 9:30 a.m.: Yom Kippur services
  • 5:30 p.m.: Discussion class (in lieu of minchah): The Magical Mystical Meaning of MEM (Forty) in the Jewish Tradition
  • 6:30 p.m.: Yom Kippur concluding service, Ne’ilah
  • 7:45 p.m.: Community break-fast

The Vilna and Havurah on the Hill will never turn anyone away for inability to pay. If you would like to attend but finances are of concern, please email Director of Communications and Community Outreach Lynne Krasker Schultz at lynne@vilnashul.org.

Please note that clicking “yes” on this invitation does not register you for the event. You must visit the registration link and enter your information on the Vilna Shul website in order to be considered registered.

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Fact Sheet
Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 6:15 pm - 9:15 pm

Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 9:30 am - 9:00 pm

The Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
18 Phillips St
Boston, MA 02114
$118.00 Per person - both holidays
$96.00 Student - both holidays
$72.00 Per person - just Yom Kippur
$54.00 Student - just Yom Kippur

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