“Happy is the man who finds wisdom, the man who attains understanding.”…”She is a tree of life to them that grasp her, and all who hold onto her are happy” (Proverbs 3:13,18)

“Help us turn to You, and we shall return. Renew our lives as in days of old.” (Lamentations 5:21).



Beth Jacob High Holiday Schedule

Rosh Hashanah – September 25-27
First Night, Sunday, September 25, 6:30 pm (about ½ hour)
First day, Monday, September 26, 9:00 am
(about 2 hours)
Second day, Tuesday, September 27, 9:00 am (about 1.5-2 hours)

Yom Kippur – October 4-5
Kol Nidrei, Tuesday, October 4, 6:00 pm
(about 2 hours)
Day service, Wednesday, October 5
Morning service 9:00 am
(about 2-2.5 hours)

Rabbi’s study session 4:30 pm
Mincha Service 5:30 pm
Neilah service, 6:30 pm
Break-fast, 7:04 pm


Cemetery Visitation

Once again, Rav Julius will be available to recite appropriate graveside prayers for anyone who wishes assistance. This year he will be at the cemeteries on Sunday, October 2, beginning at 9:30 at Nos. 1 and 2, and then moving to Nos. 3 and 4 following.

Sukkot Schedule 5783/2022

The following is the planned schedule for the Sukkot holiday, with all offerings within the Sanctuary being of a ‘hybrid’ nature, but those in the Sukkah will be determined.  And if there is a desire, we can expand the Sukkot offerings.

Sunday night, October 9, 6:00 pm:
First night of Sukkot with a short evening service,
followed by a ‘sitting’ in the Sukkah.

Monday morning, October 10, 9:00 am:
First day of Sukkot morning service, followed by Torah study in the Sukkah.

Friday night, October 14, 6:00 pm:
Shabbat Sukkot with a short evening service, followed by a ‘sitting’ in the Sukkah.

Shabbat morning, October 15, 9:00 am:
Shabbat/Festival service, followed by Torah study in the Sukkah (weather permitting)
beginning about 11:00 am.

Sunday evening, October 16, at 5:00 pm:
Simkhat Torah service with other liberal synagogues in Eastern CT,
at Bnai Israel Synagogue, Willimantic. (details to follow)

Monday morning, October 17, at 9:00 am:
Shemini Atzeret service, including Yizkor service.





Thursday Morning Minyan
Friday and Saturday Services At Beth Jacob

Friday night, Kabbalat Shabbat                                6:00 pm: Live + ZOOM Service
Shabbat morning, prayer service                                9:00 am: Live + ZOOM service
Shabbat morning, Torah Study                                11:00 am: ZOOM service only

Thursday Morning Minyan      8:00 am