High Holidays 2018

JOIN US FOR HIGH HOLIDAYS 2018 – 5779!

Or Chadash is once again happy to extend an invitation to the entire Jewish community to worship with us during the upcoming High Holy Days.  Or Chadash is a Reform Jewish congregation, with members in Montgomery, Frederick, Howard and Carroll counties.  The temple welcomes people of all walks of Jewish life including many interfaith families.  The congregation offers an extremely wide range of activities for singles, couples without children, adults and children.   

Rosh Hashanah will be observed this year beginning Saturday evening, Septemember 9 at 7:30 p.m. and on Monday morning, September 10 at 10:00 a.m.  Additionally, we have a catered lunch (tickets must be purchased in advance), a children’s service at 8:45a.m. and a Taschlich service at 2:00 p.m. 

Yom Kippur will be observed on Tuesday evening, September 18 at 7:30 p.m. and on Wednesday morning, September 19 at 10:00 a.m. Following morning services, we will have activities for the break between services to pack meal through Rise Against Hunger. We will have a children’s service at 8:45 a.m. and an afternoon service beginning about 3:00 pm continuing to Yizkor and Neilah (concluding services), followed by a break-the-fast (tickets must be purchased in advance)!

Rabbi Alison Kobey will be conducting services with music by Or Chadash Singers.  

There is an additional fee for the Rosh Hashanah lunch and Yom Kippur break the fast and tickets must be purchased in advance.  Babysitting is available free of charge and coincides with the main morning services, again we must have RSVPs in advance.  For any questions, please contact Bita at 301-482-1025 or by email at orchadashadmin@gmail.com.   

There is no charge for High Holiday services for any individual who becomes a member in good standing of Or Chadash prior to the High Holidays!

Members of the community interested in exploring a reform Jewish congregation in upper Montgomery County are invited to High Holiday services at Congregation Or Chadash, 24800 Kings Valley Road, Damascus. Contact the temple office to reserve at ticket: 301-482-1025, OrChadashAdmin@gmail.com. Suggested donation is $270 per person for all High Holiday services or $180 for one Holiday.

For more information on our Religious school programs for children Pre-K through 12th grade or any part of Temple contact the office at 301-482-1025 or orchadashadmin@gmail.com

COME GROW WITH US IN 2018! 

CONGREGATION OR CHADASH – SMALL ENOUGH TO FEEL LIKE FAMILY, LARGE ENOUGH TO SERVE YOU!