High Holidays 2016

High Holy Days Services 5777 (2016)

Open to the community DONATIONS ARE ENCOURAGED!


Next Years service to be led by Rabbi 


Erev Rosh Hashanah                                8 pm Sunday, October 2nd

Rosh Hashanah morning                       10 am Monday, October 3rd


Kol Nidre                                                8 pm Tuesday, October 11th

Yom Kippur Morning Service      10 am Wed, October 12th

Yom Kippur PM Discussion           3 pm Wed, October 12th

Yizkor                                                     4 pm Wed, October 12th

Neilah                                                     5 pm Wed, October 12th

All services will begin as close as possible to the announced time. Our Neilah service does end before sundown.

We use the Reform movement mahzor Gates of Repentance (CCAR) for our prayer book, along with additional songs, prayers, and readings. Feel free to bring another mahzor with you if you would like to use it for your own prayers during services.


Shofar blowers are invited to participate in the shofar services Rosh Hashanah morning and Yom Kippur evening. Come blow your horn!!

Pray and stay for our abundant dairy (i.e., no meat) potluck break-the-fast following the conclusion of Yom Kippur services.




Services will be held at the San Jose Masonic Center, 2500 Masonic Drive, San Jose

(near Canoas Garden Avenue south of Curtner–near Curtner Light Rail Station).


These “Open-to-the-Community Services” are supported by donations to Temple Beth Sholom.

For additional information leave a voicemail message at (408) 978-5566 or send an email to wsb3attyca@aol.com.