Ritual Events

Watch for ritual events throughout the year such as: a Purim spiel, community Passover Seder, Shabbat on the Beach, and a sukkah hop. Dates for these events will be posted on the website, in the Shabbat Bulletin, and in the weekly E-blast.

Committee Meetings

The Ritual Committee meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7pm. Contact Herb Cohen and/or Kathy Porges, co-chairs.

Torah Honors

At Temple Torat Emet the Torah is read on a Triennial Cycle. Aliyot are distributed taking cognizance of yahrzeits (anniversary of death of loved one) as well as special occasions and celebrations.

General Information

Those observing a yahrzeit are recognized at minyan and special prayers are recited in memory of the deceased.Shiva minyanim are conducted to provide support and reflect our concern for the bereaved.

Yahrzeit plaques can be purchased to memorialize the deceased. Contact the Ritual Director for more information.

Life cycle events such as B’nai Mitzvahs, weddings, baby namings and special birthdays are recognized by the congregation. Contact Ritual Director  about scheduling.

Items used in celebrating holidays, such as Lulav and Etrog used during Sukkoth, are available for purchase through the synagogue. Contact Ritual Director for more information.

Tutoring is available for Bar and Bat Mitzvah candidates.  Contact Ritual Director for more information.