Category Archives: High Holy Days

High Holy Days 5778

Saturday, Sept. 16 – Selichot – 9:30 pm service Wednesday, Sept. 20 – Erev Rosh Hashanah – 7:15 Kiddush, followed by service Thursday, Sept. 21 – Rosh Hashanah Day 1 –  9:30 am service, followed by luncheon Friday, Sept. 22 more »

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High Holy Days 2016 Schedule

We enter the month of Elul before you know it – our preparation time for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We invite you to come reflect with us, and to welcome the New Year together as a community. We are more »

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Ann Braude Rosh Hashana 5776 (2015)

Shana Tova. The rabbi asked us what is different about us on this Rosh Hashana than on the last one. A year ago, I stood at this podium and poured out my heart about the reasons I was committed to more »

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High Holy Days 2015 Schedule

High Holy Day services are held at Congregation Eitz Chayim (EC), and at Cambridgeport Baptist Church (CBC), half a block away, on the corner of Magazine and Putnam, as noted Erev Rosh Hashanah –Sun, Sept 13, 7:30pm Kiddush @ EC; more »

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Rosh Hashanah Day 2

Rosh Hashanah Day 2 (2nd day – FREE, all are welcome) – Tues, Sept 15, 10:00am Due to the fact that our sanctuary is not complete Congregation Eitz Chayim joins with Temple Sinai of Brookline for a Hike & Shofar-Blowing more »

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High Holy Days 2015

Dear Eitz Chayim Community, We enter the month of Elul – our preparation time for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We invite you to come reflect with us, and to welcome the New Year together as a community. High Holy more »

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Personal Prayer Esther Adler

Personal Prayer by Esther Adler, High Holy Days, 2014 The Yamim Noraim, the High Holidays, are a time for reflection. Even more so in my case, since I am in the fortunate position that enables me to look back to more »

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A Ramp to the Future: Ann Braude D’var Torah Yom Kippur 2014

We are now gearing up for our capital campaign so we are re-posting this d’var torah from Yom Kippur. I am honored to have the chance to give a d’var torah on this most momentous day in the Jewish year. more »

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Rosh Hashanah Day Two Eitz Chayim Style

Approaching the Days of Awe can be a daunting experience, particularly for those of us who are new to ritual practice.  Our second day of Rosh Hashanah, this year on September 26 at 10am, is a friendly and low key more »

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Come Celebrate the High Holy Days with Us!

We have entered the month of Elul, the preparation time for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We invite you to come and reflect with us, and to welcome the New Year together as a community.  You will find our High more »

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