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Music Series with Rabbi James Baaden

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Music Series with Rabbi James Baaden

Join Rabbi Baaden for a very special afternoon of music and light-hearted conversation. This afternoon Rabbi Baaden shares soundtracks of his life in the style of the popular Radio 4 show, ‘Desert Island Discs’. All welcome.
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Days of Awe 2021 / 5782

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Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu and Rabbi James Baaden, together with Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner, Emeritus Rabbi Colin Eimer, Louise Katin, Director of Music, and our lay leaders, look forward to being with you, and to sharing thought provoking sermons, witty commentary, spiritual guidance and support over this period.

This year we are delighted to be able to welcome members into the Synagogue building for a small number of In-Person Services.

If you do not have a copy of the prayer book you can access them all online at www.reformjudaism.org.uk/covid-19-information/online-prayer-books/

How to enter ballot for an In-Person Service

Links to enter the ballot for an In-Person Service are published below alongside service times and details.

Alternatively, please feel free to call the Synagogue Office on 020 8445 3400 and we will be happy to enter the details for you for the services you wish to attend.

To view our Covid-19 Safety Instructions/Policies please click HERE.

How to Connect

All our services are hosted on Zoom, and can be accessed either using the link www.stnl.rs/zoom or by visiting www.zoom.us/join and entering the Meeting ID and Passcode

Meeting ID:         583 189 9518

Passcode:             153438

You can also join by calling 020 3481 5240 and entering the Meeting ID and Passcode. If joining by telephone you will only be able to hear the content and interact verbally.

Our services can also be accessed online via: our websiteFacebook Live and YouTube

DAYS OF AWE CHARITY APPEAL 2021 / 5782

This year we are delighted to be supporting The Jewish Bereavement Counselling Service and Young Barnet Foundation. To find out more about both organisations please click on the button below.

Click HERE to find out more about the charities we are supporting this year

DAYS OF AWE SERVICE TIMES

Rosh Hashanah

Monday 6 September

6.45 pm Erev Rosh Hashanah Evening Service

Join us online as we come together, as one community in our own homes, to welcome 5782.

Service Leader: Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu and Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner

Tuesday 7 September

10.30 am Rosh Hashanah I Morning Service

Join us online as we connect music, prayer and people for our Rosh Hashanah morning service.

Service Leader: Rabbi James Baaden

Sermon: Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu

3.00 pm – 6.00 pm Celebrating the Birthday of the World: Rosh Hashanah Festival Afternoon at Scout Park, Gordon Road, Bounds Green, N11 2PB – Free event for all ages

We are looking forward to being together in person for a Rosh Hashanah afternoon of community celebration with live music, archery, climbing, crafts, spirituality & space for a picnic and seeing your Sha’arei Tsedek friends, fire circle with baked potatoes and marshmallows, BBQ.

Please bring very comfortable clothes, particularly walking shoes for the scout camp even though everything is close together, the ground may be muddy. Please also bring water bottles, especially if it’s hot. Please also bring waterproofs.

Please bring a picnic and a picnic blanket at the last part of the afternoon, as we will be together for an outdoor Koleinu concert.

Parents/guardians are responsible for their children although the activities will be supervised.

Please note there is very limited parking on site. However, there is plenty of parking nearby and the site has excellent public transport links by bus and tube (5 minutes walk from Bounds Green tube). If you have limited mobility and require parking please contact the Synagogue Office  on 020 8445 3400. For those with mobility problems there is a level path to the picnic area.

In the event of rain, we will still go ahead with this event with indoor cover at Scout Park. The site is fully accessible.

Advance booking for both attendance and disabled parking for this event is essential.

Click HERE to sign up Rosh Hashanah Festival at Scout Park.

Please feel free to call the Synagogue Office if you do not have access to email.

Wednesday 8 September

10.30 am Rosh Hashanah II Morning Service

A traditional second day Rosh Hashanah service in the Synagogue and online. To enter ballot for Rosh Hashanah II Morning Service please click HERE.

Service Leader: Rabbi Colin Eimer

Yom Kippur

There will be a choice of services over Yom Kippur. In order to be fair to everyone we will only allocate you tickets to one event, and we ask you to rank your preferences.

If we are over subscribed for this event we will give priority to requests from Sha’arei Tsedek members. Thereafter we will allocate by random ballot. The ballot will close on Monday 13 September at midday and we will let you know shortly afterwards.

Please click HERE to enter ballot for In-Person Yom Kippur Services.

Wednesday 15 September

7.01 pm Fast begins

7.30 pm Kol Nidre Service

We will come together as one community in the Synagogue and online.

Service Leader: Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu

Sermon: Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner

Thursday 16 September

Services in the Synagogue

9.30 am & 11.15 am Children & Family Service

Choose from one of our fun, inclusive and musical Children & Family Services in the Synagogue. Please book your places in advance.

Please click HERE to enter ballot for Children & Family Services.

Service Leaders: Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu and Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner with musical accompaniment from Natasha Kafka.

2.00 pm & 4.00 pm Yom Kippur in 45 minutes

Choose from one of our short, intimate Yom Kippur services in the Synagogue. Both services will include Kaddish for mourners. Please book your place in advance.

Service Leader: Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner, 2.00 pm and Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu, 4.00 pm

Online services

10.30 am Morning Service

Join us online for our traditional Yom Kippur Morning service.

Service Leader: Rabbi James Baaden

1.15 pm Mussaf

Join us online for a traditionally creative Mussaf Service.

In the afternoon

Stay with us online during the afternoon. Connect with us online for learning, conversation, or a chance to just sit back and listen. 

3.00 pm Not much vindication; much cattle. Exploring the book of Jonah with Gill Lazarus.

4.00 pm Compassion is commanded, but are there limits? Join the conversation with Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner.

In the Synagogue and online

We connect together as one community wherever we are. 

5.15 pm Yizkor & Neilah

Service Leaders: Rabbi Shulamit Ambalu and Rabbi James Baaden

 

Sukkot

Coming together as one community to celebrate Sukkot, outdoors in our Sha’arei Tsedek Sukkah or online.

Please click HERE to enter the ballot to apply for seats for the Erev Sukkot Service or the Sukkot morning service in order of preference.

If we are over subscribed for this event we will give priority to requests from Sha’arei Tsedek members.  Thereafter we will allocate by random ballot. The ballot will close on Friday 17 September at midday and we will let you know shortly afterwards.

Sunday 19 September

4.00 pm Sukkah Decorating

Contributions of foliage and fruit will be gratefully received. Please contact the Office to arrange to drop off any donations and if you would like to participate.

SUKKOT

Coming together as one community to celebrate Sukkot, outdoors in our Sha’arei Tsedek Sukkah or online.

Monday 20 September

6.45 pm Erev Sukkot Evening Service

Tuesday 21 September 

10.30 am Sukkot Morning Service

 

CHOL HAMOED SUKKOT

Both services will take place in the Sukkah. Join us either in-person or online. A link to enter the ballot for an In-Person Place for both of these services will be published shortly.

Friday 24 September

6.45 pm Erev Shabbat Chol HaMoed Sukkot

Saturday 25 September

10.30 am Shabbat Chol HaMoed Sukkot

During this service we will mark Rabbi James Baaden’s retirement and celebrate his contribution to our community. 

Simchat Torah

Celebrate Simchat Torah with live music from Koleinu. Please click HERE to enter the ballot for seats for the Erev Simchat Torah Service or the Simchat Torah Morning Service in order of preference.

If we are over subscribed for this event we will give priority to requests from Sha’arei Tsedek Members.  Thereafter we will allocate by random ballot. The ballot will close on Thursday 23 September at midday and we will let you know shortly afterwards.

Celebrate Simchat Torah with live music from Koleinu, join us either in the Synagogue or online.

Monday 27 September

6.45 pm Erev Simchat Torah Service

Tuesday 28 September

10.30 am Simchat Torah Morning Service