Congregation Beit Simchat Torah High Holy Days

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(Sept. 9-19) — Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (www.cbst.org), the largest LGBTQS synagogue in the world, is once again conducting its High Holy Day services at the Jacob Javits Center. We gather to mark these Days of Awe as one community seeking to find peace in our souls. Together, we bring ancient words and music to life.

CBST services are always open to all, always free of charge. Tickets are required for Rosh Hashanah Evening One on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 6:30pm and for Kol Nidre on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 6:00pm. 

S'LICHOT 5778
at CBST, 130 West 30th Street, btw 6th and 7th Avenues
   Service                  Sat. Sept. 1      10:00 pm

ROSH HASHANAH 5779
at Jacob K. Javits Center, 11th Avenue and 35th Street
   Evening Ma'ariv I    Sun., Sept. 9    6:30 pm
   Day I                     Mon., Sept. 10  9:00 am
   Day I Tashlich        walk together to the Hudson River following service
   Evening II Ma'ariv   Mon., Sept. 10  7:00 pm
   Day II                    Tues., Sept. 11  9:00 am

SHABBAT SHUVAH
at CBST, 130 West 30th Street, btw 6th and 7th Avenues
   Shabbat Dinner (fish/dairy/vegetarian, sponsored by CBST's group for ages 55+) Fri., Sept. 14    5:00 pm
   Kabbalat Shabbat    Fri., Sept. 14    6:30 pm

   Liberal Minyan        Sat., Sept. 15  10:00 am 

YOM KIPPUR
at Jacob K. Javits Center, 11th Avenue at 35th Street
   Kol Nidre / Ma'ariv  Tues., Sept. 18  6:00 pm
   Morning                  Wed., Sept. 19  9:00 am
   Yizkor                                    after 10:30am
   Torah Study & Discussion Groups 
                                             following Mussaf
   Minchah / Neilah / Ma'ariv    4:30pm
   Shofar                                7:47pm

   Break-Fast ($30/person, $36 after Aug. 31/ $40 at the door)
     at CBST, 130 West 30th Street   8:15pm

Find the full schedule and register on our website. This Open Door policy is made possible by the generosity of donors.

Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is a vibrant spiritual community and a progressive voice within Judaism. Founded in 1973, CBST attracts and welcomes gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, and straight individuals and families who share common values. Passionate, provocative, and deeply Jewish, CBST champions a Judaism that rejoices in diversity, denounces social injustice wherever it exists, and strives for human rights for all people. 

WHEN AND HOW OFTEN

Friday, September 14, 2018 - 5:00pm

EVENT LOCATION

CBST
130 W. 30th St.
New York, NY 10001

CONTACT PERSON

Nancy Nisselbaum

MAIN EVENT PHONE

212-929-9498

PRICING INFORMATION

Services are free, but tickets (free of charge) are required for Rosh Hashanah Evening One (9/9) and Kol Nidre (9/18). Shabbat Shuvah Community Dinner (9/14) is $16-$20. Break-Fast (9/19) is $30-$36 in advance, $40 at the door.

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