Tag Archive: High Holy days

Aug 29

Thank you to those who helped with High Holy Days

A special thank you to Bruny Simpson for doing such a splendid job of repairing the white High Holy Day curtains. Thank you to Ellen Appleton, for once again, overseeing the polishing of the Torah silver and changing over of the curtains. We would also like to thank Maria Malan and Maureen Katzeff for giving …

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Aug 22

Important note – High Holy Days Admission Cards

The High Holy Day admission cards will be emailed out. Please check your emails and print a copy for each family member. Congregants without emails may collect their admission cards from the office next week. No cards will be sent in the mail this year. A limited stock of High Holy Day prayer books, ‘The …

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Jul 18

High Holy Days notices will be sent by email

Please note that all correspondence pertaining to the High Holy Days will be sent out electronically this year due to the ongoing postal strike. Please keep an eye on your emails for receipt of the Sefer Chayim letter and form and the High Holy Day tickets. Congregants who don’t have email may collect from the …

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Aug 24

Admission Cards and Books for High Holy Days

Beit Emanuel members will be receiving their High Holy Day Admission cards by mail shortly. Each family member is issued with a card. Admission cards for non-members or any additional cards may be purchased at our Administration Office from the end of next week. The cost of the cards are R250.00 each. We wish to …

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Aug 03

Preparing for the High Holy Days

By Rabbi Victor Appell Congregational Marketing Director for the Union for Reform Judaism (USA). During the year I spent studying in Jerusalem as a rabbinic student, it was impossible to escape the upcoming High Holy Days. Even if one were not at all observant, each day of Elul, the month preceding the Days of Awe, …

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