Rosh Hashanah

High Holidays 2016/5777

‍‍September 1, 2016 - 28 Av 5776
Thumbnail image for High Holidays 2016/5777

Celebrate the High Holidays with us at the Sim Shalom Progressive Community. Please read the schedule below and feel free to join us! Erev Rosh HaShana (Eve) Sunday, October 2 at 6 pm Service with Torah Reading and sounding of the shofar, followed by buffet dinner with traditional dishes. Venue: Hungaria City Center Hotel Address: […]

Read the full article →

High Holidays 2015/5776

‍‍August 29, 2015 - 14 Elul 5775
Thumbnail image for High Holidays 2015/5776

Celebrate the High Holidays with us at the Sim Shalom Progressive Community. Please read the schedule below and feel free to join us! Erev Rosh HaShana (Eve) Sunday, September 13 at 6 pm Service with Torah Reading and sounding of the shofar, followed by buffet dinner with traditional dishes. Venue: Best Western Hotel Hungaria Address: […]

Read the full article →

High Holidays 2013/5774

‍‍August 6, 2013 - 30 Av 5773

Celebrate the High Holidays with us at the Sim Shalom Progressive Community. Please read the schedule below and on our Programs page and feel free to join us! EREV ROSH HASHANAH (EVE) Wednesday, September 4 at 18:00 Service with Torah Reading and sounding of the shofar, followed by buffet dinner with traditional dishes. Venue: Best Western […]

Read the full article →

God’s “self-realization”: Rosh Hashanah Sermon, 5772, by Rabbi Katalin Kelemen

‍‍October 30, 2011 - 2 Heshwan 5772

What are the possible areas for God’s “self-realization”? The first is our personal relationship with Him, and the other is our existence as a community.

Judaism is generally defined as a communal religion. God’s holiness (kadosh) is reflected in the ancient term still used today for Jewish religious communities: kehila k’dosha means holy congregation.

Read the full article →