Rosh Hashanah

Shaarei Tfiloh Relocates High Holiday Services

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It will be the first time in almost a century the historical building will not host High Holiday services.

Congregations, Hillel, Chabad Offer Low-Cost and Free Services

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For those on a tight budget, celebrating Rosh Hashanah need not break the bank. That’s why Baltimore Hebrew Congregation offers a free Rosh Hashanah service...

Fish Head or Sheep’s Head? Your Answer May Indicate Your Ancestry

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While Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are certainly the most important and sacred of Jewish holidays throughout the Diaspora, people who hail from different...

New Year, New Focus

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Taking stock of the past year and looking forward to the next naturally prompts members of the Jewish community to reflect not only on...

Rabbis Balance Politics on the Pulpit

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The fractious nature of American politics in 2018 has not escaped the American Jewish rabbinate. With the High Holidays and their requisite sermons approaching,...

High Holiday Security Is Serious Business

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The High Holidays are a stressful time of year for those who work in synagogue security. For a few days in the fall, hundreds...

A Taste of Honeys

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Kara Brook, proprietor of Waxing Kara and the Honey House in the Metro Centre at Owings Mills, usually sees a pretty good bump in...

Interpreted Services Make High Holidays More Inclusive

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While Jewish Advocates for Deaf Education, a program of the Center for Jewish Education, has made strides in recent years in making synagogue services,...

First High Holidays an Opportunity to Connect for New Clergy

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All over the Baltimore area, synagogue staff are preparing for the High Holidays in all the familiar ways — distributing honors, dusting off the...

Two Movements, One Marriage

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If not for an intuitive friend and a holiday picnic, the couple’s story, teeming with memories from their home in Baltimore and excursions to...