Kol Ami — The Northern Virginia Reconstructionist Community

High Holidays at Kol Ami

Welcome to High Holidays at Kol Ami —  5784/2023

Come experience the Reconstructionist difference! High Holiday programming and services at Kol Ami are meaningful and musical, inclusive and participatory, with something for everyone.  We are grateful to be back in person for High Holiday services, and to offer our services online through interactive Zoom or livestream.

For the full High Holiday Service Schedule, please click HERE.

We are delighted to welcome Ari Jacobson to lead our Children’s Services.  Find details of dates and times HERE.

For Rabbi Gilah Langner’s High Holiday message, click HERE.

Our theme for this year is a verse from Psalm 97, in memory of Kol Ami’s beloved tzaddik/righteous person, Rabbi Richard Ruth z”l:

        Ohr zarua la-tzaddik u-l’yishrei lev simcha
        Light is sown for the righteous, and joy for the upright of heart

To learn the theme song, click here:

To contribute names to the Yizkor Booklet, please click HERE.  (Submission deadline is Sept. 1.)

Registration will open in mid-July.  We need everyone to register so we can plan our services properly.  Note:  If you are trying to register after 12:00 p.m. on September 15, please contact  instead.


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