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Rosh Hashana & Yom Kippur
 יוֹם כִּפּוּר  ~  רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה 

 Our Clergy


Rabbi Deborah Schloss

Rabbi Deborah Schloss was ordained at the Jewish Theological Seminary in 1996.  She was the first Conservative female pulpit rabbi in Canada, serving the frozen chosen in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Rabbi Deborah has lived in Houston since 1998, working as a pulpit rabbi and board certified chaplain.  Two of her prayers were featured in the recently published book, Prayers and Blessings for Healthcare Workers.  She is married to Eljay Waldman and is the proud mother of Priya


Cantor Neil Schwartz

Cantor Neil Schwartz retired this past June from a 42-year career as a Hazzan and Chaplain.  He graduated from the Jewish Theological Seminary in 1980, and served 7 congregations, the last 3 as "Kol Bo" sole Spiritual Leader.  He taught Nusach and Trope online for Hebrew College, notated the music of Trope and Nusach for teaching software, teaches each summer for a national Jewish Educators conference, and he will be writing a textbook on Hebrew, Cantillation, and davening. 

 רֹאשׁ הַשָּׁנָה

Sunday September 25 

Erev Rosh Hashana

At 7:00 PM

Followed by Oneg 


Monday September 26 

Rosh Hashana Day 1

At 9:30 AM

Followed by luncheon

Tuesday September 27

Rosh Hashana Day 2

(Please inquire)

 יוֹם כִּפּוּר


Tuesday October 4 

Kol Nidre

At 7:00 PM


Wednesday October 5 

Yom Kippur Shaharit

At 9:30 AM

Yizkor at 12:00


Yom Kippur Mincha

At 5:00 PM

Yom Kippur Neilah

At 6:30 PM


Break Fast at 7:38 PM

Talit and Torah

All High Holiday events will be held at :

Crown Plaza Hotel

19333 David Memorial Dr, Shenandoah, TX 77385

~Contribution: $180/person, Individuals 21 and under, no cost

Limited space

(If you are unable to make the financial commitment, please contact Robert Strong:

(if paying with a credit card)
Luncheon and Break Fast is included with your contribution
Wil you attend:

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 If you wish to stay at the Crown Plaza for Rosh Hashana and/or Yom Kippur please follow the links below to receive our reservation group rate
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