Shabbat, Holidays & Rituals

Shabbat Service

“A People in Our Land” Goal: Participants will develop a personal connection to the significance of Israel by participating in the development of how we celebrate

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Yom HaZikaron

Degrees of Separation This lesson focuses on the challenge of marking Yom HaZikaron (Israel Remembrance Day) for North American Jewry. We explore the notion of commemorating in

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Hakhel

Conceptual conversations surrounding Israel                Created January 2005 – טבת תשס”ה  Though several years “old”, this material is still

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Barbecue!

Goal: Participants will develop a common language for celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut between Americans and Israelis. How: Family together time Virtual mifgash Israelis celebrate what it means

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Yom Ha’atzmaut – Four Hatikvah Exclamation Marks!

“For 364 days of the year we are busy with criticism. We criticize the nation’s priorities, and the nation’s leaders. But a nation must have one day in a year that is a real celebration… all the harsh criticism must stop…” Klausner wrote this back in 1953, when the State of Israel was only 5 years old!

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