Category Archives: High Holy Days

MCJC 2020/5781 HIGH HOLY DAYS

Rabbi Tom, the MCJC Board of Directors, and the Ritual Committee wish a Todah Rabbah to everyone who volunteered to make this out-of-the-ordinary High Holy Day Season a successful one. It is our hope that you were able to find … Continue reading

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High Holy Days 2019 / 5780 Schedule

Selichot Service and Discussion with HavdalahSaturday, September 21, 7:00 p.m. co-hosted by MCJC, at CKI (330 Division St., Elgin) Erev Rosh HaShanahSunday, September 29, 7:00 p.m. Rosh HaShanah—Day 1 Monday, September 30, 9:00 a.m. Discussion Group, 9:15 a.m. Children’s Service (ages 4-8) 10:15 … Continue reading

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We can use all the help we can get with High Holy Day Kiddushes

Start the New Year with a Mitzvah for the MCJC Community! Volunteer to coordinate the Rosh HaShanah Community Kiddush and Yom Kippur Break-the-Fast 5780! The groundwork has been laid, but we need a special someone(s) to assure these food events … Continue reading

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Corners of Our Fields Reminder

As is our custom at MCJC, the 5780 High Holy Days mark the start of our “Corners of Our Fields” food drive in conjunction with Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger. This year we are collecting food for McHenry High … Continue reading

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Join Rabbi Tom in a High Holy Days Learning Series at Panera, Crystal Lake

Preparing for the High Holy Days: An Exploration of Ancient and Contemporary Jewish Wisdom The High Holy Days have the power to enrich and transform our lives. We have an opportunity to become aware, deeply aware, of how fragile life is. … Continue reading

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MCJC High Holy Days Participation & Order Form – Extended Deadline

Please note this email that went out to our list last week: IMPORTANT INFORMATION FORTHE HIGH HOLY DAYS 2019 FORM SUBMISSIONS Dear Fellow Congregants and Friends of MCJC: If you submitted a form online for the New Year’s Card, Yizkor … Continue reading

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A JOURNEY TO PEACE 5780 (PREPARING FOR THE HIGH HOLY DAYS)

The High Holy Days are imbued with a special light that gives us the chance to make changes in our lives that seemed out of our reach during the rest of the year. Day 1 Rosh Hashana – Asking the … Continue reading

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Preparing for the High Holy Days 2018/5779

Just a few pictures…    

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MCJC 5779 High Holy Days Schedule

Erev Rosh HaShanah Sunday, September 9, 7:30 p.m. Rosh HaShanah—Day 1 Monday, September 10, 9:00 a.m. Children’s Service (ages 4-8) 10:15 a.m. (see below) Tashlich Service 1:45 p.m. Main Beach, 300 Lakeshore Dr., Crystal Lake, IL Family Service with Tashlich 4:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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