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SOJC High Holiday Schedule

 

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The Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation welcomes you as we usher in the New Year 5776 and wishes you L’Shana Tovah Tiketavu. “May you be inscribed and sealed in the Book of Life for a good year.”

We are delighted that you have chosen to spend the High Holiday with us. SOJC is a community that values participation and encourages involvement, and we look forward to your joining in the ruach (spirit) of our kehillah (community).

All SOJC members will receive general seating High Holiday tickets as part of membership dues. Reserved seating in the pews is available for members. The cost per seat is $50.00 per adult and $25.00 per child This price will increase to $75.00 per adult and $36.00 per child on August 15th. Payment must be received in order to hold your reserved seats. Please contact the office at 407-239-5444 if you are interested in reserving your seats for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

Tickets will be checked at the door – kindly remember to bring them with you to Services.

Please remember to bring your Machzorim.

Since there is a very limited supply of mahzors available in the lobby, we highly recommend that you remit payment of $36.00 per book in advance.

Rosh Hashanah

Day Date Services Times
Sunday September 13 Evening Services - Day 1 7:15 PM
Monday September 14 Morning Services - Day 1 9:00 AM
Monday September 14 Evening Services - Day 2 7:15 PM
Tuesday September 15 Morning Services - Day 2 9:00 AM

Tashlich

Day Date Location Times
Sunday September 20 Dr. Phillips Park 12:15 PM

Yom Kippur

Day Date Services Times
Tuesday September 22 Kol Nidre Service 6:45 PM
Wednesday September 23 Morning Services - Yizkor is recited 9:00 AM
Wednesday September 23 Afternoon Services 5:15 PM

Join us for the Yom Kippur Break Fast following the Shofar blowing on Wednesday, September 23.  Click here to RSVP and make the required prepayment.

Welcome to Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation

Here you will find warmth and joy, community and purpose.

We would like to welcome you to Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation, a growing congregation of families and individuals whose lives reflect a sense of belonging and commitment to each other, our families, the State of Israel, and the larger Jewish world. We love to inspire, engage and nourish as we join together in a shared journey with our kehillah k’doshah, sacred community. Every member at every age, every level of knowledge or practice is supported, challenged and stimulated by an increased understanding of Jewish values and spiritual enrichment. We are a diverse Synagogue family, coming from many places and backgrounds, and we work together to connect to the deep well of our traditions. We delight in welcoming newcomers as we honor our roots.

 

 What Can SOJC Offer You?

A meaningful Conservative Judaism commitment with participatory, energetic and egalitarian services each Shabbat and during Jewish Holidays and Festivals.

 Rabbinical, Torah, Hebrew, Culture and Current Event Classes for Adults

 

 Religious School (pre-K- High School); Bar and Bat Mitzvah Training

 Tot Shabbat for Pre-School Children

 

 Gifted and Dedicated Professionals Helping Us Achieve Our Goals: Rabbi Hillel Skolnik and Cantor Doug Ramsay

 Holiday Celebrations and Education

 

 Monthly Social, Cultural and Community Action Programs and Events