For the past 31 years we have been presenting High Holyday services open to the New York Jewish community on a complimentary admission basis to serve as an introduction to our synagogue for the unaffiliated and disconnected. We are....
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Rosh Hashanah in 2014
Rosh Hashanah, which literally means 'head of the year', is the first day of the Jewish New Year. It marks the celebration of the creation of the world and the human being. Rosh Hashanah begins a ten day period of introspection and contemplation.
Definition and Schedule
Yom Kippur Day and
Yom Kippur is the Day of Atonement in which we engage in a day long moral inventory of our lives and confess our sins in a public communal confessional which...
Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Eve Services
Yom Kippur Day Services
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are one of the most moving and spiritually uplifting times of the entire year. The purpose of these days, among many other things...
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We are located in the Sanctuary at 1157 Lexington Avenue between 79th and 80th Streets in Manhattan on the Upper East Side.
We can be reached through all major public transportation. We are closest to the 79th Street Crosstown bus, the Lexington and Third Avenue buses and the #6 Lexington Avenue subway at 77th Street and Lexington.
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While we have an open door policy, it is imperative that everyone who attends these services be a donor. This is the only way that we will be able to present them and...
No tickets or reservations are required for admission. However, there are certain requirements for entrance that we ask you to follow for security considerations, and to follow them as requested...