Selichot Experience with Musical Guest, So Is Life

Shaare Emeth brings to town a new and exciting Selichot experience full of music and energy! The holiday of Selichot helps us to prepare for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the days of the year during which we reflect, repent and forgive. This year, Congregation Shaare Emeth is excited to celebrate this special holiday with the amazing musical and spiritual group, So Is Life. So Is Life is comprised of incomparable musicians, teachers, clergy and visionaries: Cantor Rosalie Will, Cantor Ellen Dreskin, Josh Nelson and Dan Nichols. Each a talented musical force on their own, they come together to perform only a few times each year. Their harmonies, melodies, and messages will teach and engage us on the themes of Selichot. Together, we will create a stirring, thoughtful, uplifting and prayerful Selichot Experience. The evening will conclude with a dessert reception in the South Lobby. The Selichot Experince is made possible by the generosity The Sam and Goldye Rosen Music...

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Selichot Reflections

Enter the new year by seeing and discussing the film “Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story.”  He was a convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, and a hero of Israel’s War of Independence—among other remarkable things.   Join us at 8:15 PM for refreshments, the movie and discussion at 8:30, and Selichot services at 10:45 PM.  All are welcome, no charge.

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