Temple Emanu-El Happenings
High Holy Days Registration
Open Now!

L'Shana Tova and Happy New Year. Registration is now available for all of our High Holy Days services! We will be hosting many of these services and experiences via Zoom, in addition to streaming on YouTube. Registration is required to receive the links and details. We look forward to seeing you online during services!

Yizkor Book Listing
Deadline: September 14th

The High Holy Days are just around the corner. As we begin to prepare for the High Holy Days, we offer you the opportunity to honor the memory of a family member, loved one or friend through adding their name to our Yizkor Book.

Service & Event Times
Fri., Sept. 4th
10:00 AM
Fri., Sept. 4th
7:00 PM
Tues., Sept. 8th
12:00 PM
Wed., Sept. 9th
12:00 PM
Thurs., Sept. 10th
12:00 PM
Thurs. Sept. 3rd
6:30 PM
Fri., Sept. 11th
10:00 AM
Friday., Sept. 11th
7:00 PM
Sat., Sept. 12th
6:00 PM
Important Upcoming Events
Lunch & Learn: Shanghai Jews
Wed. September 9th // 12:00pm

Join Rabbi Magat for a special Lunch & Learn discussion today. PBS is airing a special about Jews who fled Germany in World War 2 and ended up in Shanghai, China. The documentary tells the story of the 20,000 refugees who escaped persecution, to only deal with Japanese occupation and then

Sat., September 12 // 6:00pm

Temple Emanu-El presents a beautiful introduction to the High Holidays. The evening begins with a film and discussion. The evening concludes with the Selichot Service a time for reflection that will help prepare you spiritually for the upcoming holidays.

If you require any assistance from any Temple Emanu-El staff, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. Whether it's scheduling a meeting with the Rabbi, updating Yahrzeits, refuah shlema, groceries, prescriptions, or anything else, please e-mail us at: admin@templesanjose.org.
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Week 3 of Elul
Fri., Sept. 4th // 10am

Join the Clergy for their weekly Elul message. Rabbi will have a reading for you & Cantor will sing a song, as we mentally prepare for these upcoming High Holy Days.

Streaming Shabbat Services
Friday, September 4th // 7pm

Join us this evening for a calm, relaxing Shabbat Service. We will help you end the week as we begin the 3rd week of Elul, leading up to the High Holy Days.

Chat with Rabbi Magat
Tues., September 8th // 12pm

We can't believe that it's already September! The High Holy Days are just a few weeks away! Come spend lunch with your fellow congregants and the Rabbi for a great discussion.

TV Film Discussion
Thurs. September 10th // 12pm

Today's TV/Film Discussion focuses on a famous World War 2 Movie, The Pianist, based on a true story. Join Rabbi & Phil for the discussion during lunch.

Voter Engagement
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Community Events
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San Jose, CA 95126

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