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New High Holy Day Prayer Book

We are excited to share that we will be using Mishkan HaNefesh, the new Reform machzor (High Holy Day prayer book), at all of our Congregational services during the High Holy Days.

Gates of Repentance, which we used for nearly 40 years, was a wonderful innovation in its time, and now we have an opportunity to continue our tradition of innovation with Mishkan HaNefesh.

We piloted Mishkan HaNefesh last year at our Erev Rosh Hashanah service at Temple, explored it during WHC Academy’s April sessions, and received positive feedback from both experiences. Mishkan HaNefesh will give both our clergy and our community a wealth of resources — including updated translations, readings, and poetry, as well as easily accessible transliteration — for discovering new meaning in the High Holy Days.

We are not currently taking online orders for High Holy Day prayer books.

Copies of Mishkan HaNefesh will be available on Rosh Hashanah in the library at Temple.