Join Har HaShem Virtually – September 11-18

Join Congregation Har HaShem to pray, study, and socialize! Please see the calendar on our website for descriptions of all of our programs, including Zoom links. Click here to find additional resources for services including online prayer books.

Friday Evening Shabbat Service – Friday, September 11 – 6:00 pm

We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming space. We celebrate our holy days with awe and with joy…and hope you will join us.

Torah Study – Saturday, September 12– 9:00 am

Torah is our greatest gift! But it isn’t reserved just for rabbis. It is accessible and inspirational to all. Young and not-so-young, experienced and new-comers, all are welcome to explore the Torah portion of the week with Rabbi Greene and volunteers who will take turns to explore the Truths to help make meaning in our lives.

Shabbat Morning Service with Bar Mitzvah of Luca Adams – Saturday, September 12 – 10:15 am

We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming space. We celebrate our holy days with awe and with joy…and hope you will join us.

Contemplative Shabbat – Saturday, September 12 – 10:30 am

Explore a different mode of Jewish spirituality that relates to Shabbat as a day of rest and renewal. Our contemplative Shabbat service, led by Rabbi Ruth Gelfarb, offers a slower paced and more meditative approach to prayer. Anchored in the traditional liturgy, the contemplative service incorporates guided meditations, silence, soulful melodies and chants, and text study.  Accessible to those without a strong Hebrew background. All are welcome. 

Selichot with JEWISHcolorado – Saturday, September 12 – 7:00 pm

High Holiday preparation. Get yourself in the right frame of mind. Join with the whole community for family programs, learning sessions, havdalah and a concert.

High Holy Day Food Drive – Sunday, September 13 – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Our fast at Yom Kippur is optional. Not all go hungry by choice or for spiritual reasons. As in the past, we’ll be collecting food for Community Food Share. You may bring non-perishable food items to Har HaShem between 10 and 2 on Sunday, September 13 or make a contribution online
For the drive-through drop off, we are asking people:
*to put their donations in recyclable bags in the trunk of their vehicle so that as volunteers grab them, there is no contact and proper distancing,
*to check expiration dates if food is coming from their cupboards or pantry
*no glass containers
Items most needed are: Nut butters, Canned tuna or chicken, Canned fruits, Cereal and oatmeal, Soups and stews, Pasta and canned sauces, Beans—canned or dried, Canned vegetables, Baby food and formula

Promoting Gender Equality on the Streets of Israel – Monday, September 14 – 11:00 am

What are modesty signs and why is Israel Religious Action Center fighting against them?
Learn More and Register Here

Refuat HaNefesh Spiritual Support Group – Tuesday, September 15 – 6:30 pm

A safe and loving place where people struggling with mental illness and brain disorders, their family, and friends can meet confidentially and openly name how their spiritual life/faith can help with mental health challenges. Facilitated by Rabbi Deborah Bronstein and Dr. Jed Shapiro.

Movie Night: An American Pickle – Tuesday, September 15 – 7:00 pm

It’s time for Har HaShem’s next Movie Night!  Join us for a free Zoom showing of the hilarious new movie, “An American Pickle”.  After an immigrant Jewish worker (Seth Rogen) is accidentally pickled and preserved for 100 years, he awakens to modern-day Brooklyn, much to the dismay of his only living descendent (also played by Seth Rogen). Simultaneously absurdist and touching, this all-ages satire is Seth Rogen’s most mature film yet. (released Aug. 6, 2020, runtime 88 minutes, English) This free Zoom screening will be preceded by a local comedy short.

Weekly Morning Minyan – Wednesday, September 16 – 7:30 am

Make morning prayer part of your daily workout. Start your day with prayer or join with others to say kaddish for a loved one in our new, weekday service. The service will be lay-led.

Kabbalah Reading Group – Wednesday, September 16 – 6:30 pm

The Har HaShem Kabbalah Reading Group reads and discusses Zohar and Rabbi Kaplan’s book “Inner Space”. Our discussion will center on Jewish mysticism generally and as applied in everyday life.

Erev Rosh Hashanah Service – Friday, September 18 – 7:00 pm

We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming space. We celebrate our holy days with awe and with joy…and hope you will join us. Please register for High Holy Day services here.

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