A Jewish outreach congregation that usually holds services in Brentwood or Santa Monica is venturing into Los Feliz for the first time to celebrate Rosh Hashana, which begins tonight at sundown.
Rabbi Naomi Levy leads Nashuva.
She is one of Newsweek magazine’s Top 50 Rabbis in America as well as a bestselling author and inspirational speaker.
Levy’s services, free and open to all, will be held at Founder’s Church of Religious Science (3281 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA 90020) on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. and on Monday at 9:30 a.m.
Also in Los Feliz, Chabad of Greater Los Feliz is hosting a Rosh Hashana dinner Sunday night, starting at 7:30 p.m. after its evening sevice.
Chabad will host another evening candle-lighting service Monday at approximately 7:30 p.m.
There will also be soundings of the shofar, a sacred musical instrument, at 11 a.m. Monday and again Tuesday, as well as morning services at 9 a.m. on both those days.
Chabad is located at 1930 Hillhurst Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90027.
Finally, Los Feliz's Temple Knesset Israel will offer morning services Sunday, Monday and Tuesday at 8:45 a.m.
Temple Knesset Israel is located at 1250 Vermont Ave. LA CA 90027.
Rosh Hashana concludes Tuesday at sundown. Yom Kippur, the second of the Jewish High Holy Holidays, begins on Sept. 25.
The Silver Lake Independent JCC has a detailed listing of other congregations offering Jewish High Holidays services and related events in Pasadena, Glendale and Holllywood.
The JCC hosted an "Arts Seder" last Sunday, that Echo Park-Silver Lake Patch very much wished to attend.
Check Echo Park-Silver Lake Patch for details about other upcoming Jewish High Holy Days celebrations in our communities, including "Down to the River" from the secular Eastside Jews on Sept. 22.
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