Loading Events

« All Events

Yom Kippur

October 8, 2019 - 6:00pm - October 9, 2019 - 7:30pm

Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance.


Tuesday, October 8th Service at 6:00 PM
We begin Yom Kippur with meditative music and private reflection in the sanctuary and the lighting of individual memorial candles in the reception area at 6:00 p.m. Kol Nidre will start at 6:30 p.m. Please be in the sanctuary by 6:25 p.m.; no one will be admitted during the recitation of Kol Nidre until it has concluded.

Wednesday, October 9th Service at 10:00 AM
We continue our personal and communal reflections on teshuvah/returning and nurturing Jewish spiritual ideals.
• 10:00 a.m. Shacharit Service and talk by Rabbi Heifetz
• 12:30 p.m. Yizkor (Memorial) Service
• 1:00 p.m. Musaf Service and Conclusion
• 5:00 p.m. Mincha Service and Book of Jonah reading & discussion
• 6:00 p.m. Ne’ilah Service (includes personal prayer time at the Ark)
• 7:15 p.m. Concluding Prayers and final sounding of the shofar at 7:20 p.m.
• 7:30 p.m. Break Fast Meal (reservations required)


The High Holy Day Palette 5780/2019 (PDF)


  • Start:
  • October 8, 2019 - 6:00pm
  • End:
  • October 9, 2019 - 7:30pm

By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Congregation Beit Tikvah, 8402 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21210. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact