This Week at Mount Zion
October 3 / 4 Tishrei
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Yom Kippur Information
Kol Nidre
Tuesday, October 8
Early Service 6:00 pm
Late Service 8:30 pm
Yom Kippur
Wednesday, October 9
Early Service 8:30 am
Late Service 11:45 am
Afternoon Service 4:15 pm
" The Book of Jonah , presented by Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company"
Giving beyond our walls:
MZ Yom Kippur Appeal
The more tzedakah, the more peace. - Pirke Avot

Our custom at Mount Zion is to encourage tzedakah for needs outside our walls instead of a traditional Yom Kippur appeal for the congregation. Give to 9 areas of local, national, and international needs.
Rosh Hashanah Videos
Rabbi Adler's Erev Rosh Hashanah Sermon

President Michael Kuhne's Erev Rosh Hashanah Address

Rabbi Spilker's Rosh Hashanah Sermon

This Shabbat
Friday, October 4
6:30 pm Shabbat Services
Shir Tzion Participates
Saturday, October 5
9:00 am Open Torah Study
10:00 am Shabbat Services
Vayeilech – Deut. 31:1-30
Shabbat Shuvah
12:00 pm Potluck Lunch
Community Life Passages
Mazel tov to Jennifer and Matt Coleman on the birth of their daughter, and Mayda and Marc Raffe , on the birth of their grandaughter, Eliava Galit, on September 23.
MZ Small Groups Havdalah
Everyone is welcome to join the MZ Small Groups Havdalah on October 5 at 6 pm. Several MZ Small Groups will plan a meeting prior to Havdalah. The Parents' Social Group is having a meeting at 4:30 pm at Mount Zion that is open to everyone! Learn more about the group and this event .
Sukkot Across the Cities!
Connect with fellow MZ members at one of four Sukkot Open Houses!

October 13, 10:00 am

Jewish Sites of St. Paul
Bike Ride

October 20, 9:45 am - 12 pm

New Member Shabbat Dinner

October 25, 6:00 pm

MZ Brotherhood Event
Secrets of Fly Fishing

October 27, 10:30 am

MZ Santa Fe Trip Info Meeting

October 27, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Everyone is invited to
Safety and Security Training

October 6, 10 -11:30 am

Food for Thought
Still Kickin

October 11, 6:15 pm
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Wall

Multifaith Mindset
A Dialogue about Mixed-Faith ­Families with Mount Zion Members

October 13, 9:45 am

Beginning Adult Hebrew

Weds, Oct 23 - Jan 15, 6 - 7:15 p.m.

Martin Buber: The Way of Man

Weds, Oct 23 - Nov 13, 7:30-8:30 pm

A Taste of Honey:
An Introduction to Judaism

Mon, Oct 28 – Jan 13, 7-8:30 pm

Cemetery Memorial Service

October 6, 11:00 am
Come rain or shine!

Simchat Torah
A Joyful Holy Day for All Ages!

October 20, beginning at 5 pm

Shabbat for the Soul
Invite your Adult Child to Shabbat Services!

October 25, 7:30 pm

In the Community
- Mitzvah Clowning at MZ. Meet at Mount Zion at 12:30 on Sunday, October 6. We will then take our clowning - bringing good cheer- to the residents of Sholom Home East from 2-3pm. Everyone is welcome. No experience necessary. Adults and children from 6th grade up... Especially 7th graders for their mitzvah projects. Please contact Sue Lund at 952.217.0594 (text) or email at with any questions to rsvp for this event!

- Please join Attorney General Keith Ellison, Rep. Frank Hornstein, Rabbi Zimmerman, Steve Hunegs, and Isaiah Breen at Temple Israel on Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 6:00PM - 7:30PM for a listening session on Hate Crimes. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more or RSVP.

- The 19th annual Mental Health Education Conference sponsored by the Twin Cities Jewish community, “Creating Healing and All that Jazz,” will be held 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 20, at Temple Israel (2323 Fremont Ave. S., Minneapolis). Registration and Details.

Accessibility at Mount Zion
We strive to make all our programs and services accessible to all. If you have any accessibility requests for a particular event or service , please let us know as far in advance as possible by contacting Larry Solomon at or 651-638-3881.
Mount Zion
1300 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Phone: 651-698-3881