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Sep
16
Thu
2021
HHD 2021 – Learning Session with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Learning Session with Emanu-El Scholar, Rabbi Lawrence Kushner

Yom Kippur Day

“The ONLY thing God ever says: 'Come Home’: A re-examination of some of the classical texts on the importance and meaning of Teshuva."

*This virtual event will be held on Zoom. The Zoom link will be emailed to you a few days before the event.

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HHD 2021 – Meditation and Healing in the Redwoods
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Meditation and Healing in the Redwoods

Meet at the front gate of the Temple to walk to the Redwoods together.

Join Rabbi Sydney Mintz, Rabbi Beth Singer, and our musicians as we journey together from the Temple through the Arguello Gate and into the Redwoods for guided meditation, music, silence, chanting and healing prayers. Never been to the redwoods on Yom Kippur before? Join us! Annual tradition of going with Emanu-El to the redwoods? Join us (again!). Love the intimate experience of the healing service of past years? Join us this year to experience sacred space and time in the Redwoods. 

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Please review our COVID-19 off-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly regarding Covid-19. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2021 – Translating Our Values Into Action
Sep 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Translating Our Values Into Action: A Yom Kippur Tzedek Council Program For Members

Join us this Yom Kippur to renew our commitment in transforming our world from how it is to how it ought to be. Dr. Sheryl Evans Davis, Executive Director of the San Francisco Human Rights Commission will be our keynote speaker, giving a state of the union on homelessness in the Bay Area. Following, we will hear from youth leaders at Youth Spirit Artworks on the impact that local community support has made on their lives. Our activism creates a living Judaism that will endure.

*This service will be in person for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2021 – Return Again: Teen Led Yom Kippur Service
Sep 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A one-hour community Service led by our teens who will lead us in song, worship, poetry and prose.

Led by Cantor Attie and musical accompanists. 

*This service will be in person for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • All services will be in the Main Sanctuary. 
  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2021 – Meditational Azkarah Service
Sep 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm

We take a meditative, musical journey through the Jewish past as we seek inspiration to push open the gates of a new year of meaning.

*This service will be in person, outside in the courtyard, for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • This service will take place in the Courtyard
  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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HHD 2021 – YIZKOR NEILAH HAVDALLAH (9/16/2021)
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us in-person for YIZKOR NEILAH HAVDALLAH on September 16, 2021 at 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm!

Led by Rabbi Ryan Bauer along with all Emanu-El Clergy. Sermon by Rabbi Sydney Mintz.

*This service will be in person for members, as well as livestreamed for the community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

  • All services will be in the Main Sanctuary. 
  • Capacity is limited; advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols, so you’ll know what to expect and how to prepare. 

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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Sep
17
Fri
2021
One Shabbat with Naomi Tucker of Shalom Bayit – (9/17/2021)
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us this Friday, September 17, at 6:00 pm in the Main Sanctuary for In-Person Friday Night Shabbat Service, featuring a special guest speaker!

Led by our clergy and featuring Executive Director of Shalom Bayit, Naomi Tucker. As we head into Sukkot, Naomi Tucker will share how we can partner with Shalom Bayit to build a Sukkah of peace, given the reality of domestic violence in our Jewish community.

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following: 

  • All services will be in the Main Sanctuary. 
  • Capacity is limited to allow attendees to social distance if they are more comfortable doing so.
  • Advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols so you’ll know what to expect. We're so excited to welcome you back into our beautiful sanctuary.

Click here to watch on our website livestream page. Or click here to participate via Facebook Live, you don't have to join Facebook to participate. To follow along with prayers, click here for a free online Mishkan T'Filah prayer book.

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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Sep
18
Sat
2021
Torah Study (with Rabbi Sarah Joselow Parris – 9/18/2021)
Sep 18 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Torah Study with Rabbi Sarah Joselow Parris, followed by Mourner's Kaddish and Healing Prayer. To participate, click here.

Shabbat Morning Torah Hevra with Rabbi Lawrence Kushner
Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

A Zoom seminar – " The Spiritual Teachings of the Sefat Emet".

Text:

The Language of Truth, trans. & ed. Arthur Green (Jewish Publication Society).

Available in paperback on Amazon

The Sefat Emet is the pinnacle of Hasidic spirituality.

Background:

Only a very, very, modest familiarity with Hebrew but a serious interest in learning more will be needed.

Time:

Starting Saturday, September 4, from 10:00 – 11:00am

Zoom invitations to be sent out at 9:45am each morning to those who sign up.

If interested, please contact Ariana Estoque, [email protected] or at 415-750-7552

Shabbat Morning Service – Steven Weinstein (Meyer)
Sep 18 @ 10:45 am – 12:15 pm

Join us for In-Person Shabbat Morning Service in our Martin Meyer Sanctuary along with one of our b'nei mitzvah celebrants! 

To best ensure we can provide a safe and sacred experience, please note the following:

 

  • This service will be in the Martin Meyer Sanctuary. 
  • Capacity is limited to allow attendees to social distance if they are more comfortable doing so.
  • Advance registration is required. 
  • Masks are required at all times inside.
  • Please review our COVID-19 on-site event protocols so you’ll know what to expect. We're so excited to welcome you back to into our beautiful sanctuary.

We understand rules and norms are changing quickly. Our COVID advisory team continues to monitor legal requirements and best practices and may change requirements as the environment changes.

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