B’nei Mitzvah Honors Sheet

Congregation Emanu-El B’nei Mitzvah Honors

Please print the below form and give it to your Guide Rabbi before the Bar/Bat Mitzvah

 

  • Before Services – Private Tallit Blessing

 

  • Alliyot* – Give English names, Hebrew names and relationships. Example: Yosef ben (son of) Yitzchak [father’s Hebrew name] ve (&) [mother’s Hebrew name]

 

a._______________________

 

b._______________________

 

c._______________________ (most often assigned to BM parents and older siblings)

 

d._______________________ (most often assigned to BM student)

 

  • Hagbah – Lifting the Torah*

 

 

  • Glilah – Wrapping the Torah (up to 2 people)

 

 

  • Open the Ark (optional, up to 2 people)

  

*Honor reserved specifically for individuals of Jewish faith