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!

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

Children’s Services:  We are delighted to welcome our Kids’ Shabbat leader, Ari Jacobson, to lead our services for families with children.  Find details of dates and times HERE.

Livestreams: Our Rosh Hashanah services and Kol Nidre services will be available via livestream. If you have registered, you will be emailed the link. If not, you can still join us by going to our Livestream page.

Registration:  We ask everyone to please register HERE so we can plan our services properly.   Note:  If you are trying to register after 12:00 p.m. on the day of the service, please contact instead.

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

Dedication:  This year our High Holidays are dedicated to the memory of our beloved tzaddik/righteous person, Rabbi Richard Ruth, z”l. Our theme comes from Psalm 97:

      Or zarua la-tzaddik u’l-yishrei lev simchah /  Light is sown for the righteous person, joy for the upright of heart.

Yizkor Slideshow:  To contribute names to the Yizkor slideshow, please click HERE.  (Submission deadline was Sept. 1.)





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