CRS Rewind


Welcome to our Video Archive! This is where you can watch all the High Holy Day worship services and special programs on-demand after they have aired. Videos are added to the archive in order of occurrence after they are broadcast.
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Rosh Hashanah

A L’Shanah Tovah Message from Your Apples & Honey Greeters

Main Worship Services

Erev Rosh Hashanah Congregational Service | Friday, September 18
Rosh Hashanah Family Service | Saturday, September 19

Sholom Sprouts Rosh Hashanah Service | Saturday, September 19
Rosh Hashanah Morning Congregational Service | Saturday, September 19
Havdalah at Home | Saturday, September 19
Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Morning Congregational Service | Sunday, September 20
Shireinu Rosh Hashanah Service | Sunday, September 20

Other Offerings

The Depths of Silence and Sound: Hannah, the Shofar, and the Call of Rosh Hashanah | Rabbi David Ellenson | Saturday, September 19
Judaism and the Resiliency Project | Rabbi Weitzman | Saturday, September 19
Sholom Sprouts Rosh Hashanah Birthday Party for the World! | Ages 0 to 7 | Saturday, September 19
Hiding from What Hurts: An Examination of Genesis 21 | Rabbi Karol | Sunday, September 20
Rosh Hashanah Seder | Sunday, September 20
Unetaneh Tokef Reflection | Stephanie Lasher

Yom Kippur

A Special Message from your High Holy Days Ushers

Main Worship Services

Kol Nidre Congregational Service | Sunday, September 27
Family Service | Grades 2 to 6 | Monday, September 28
Sholom Sprouts Service | Ages 0 to 5 | Monday, September 28
Yom Kippur Congregational Service | Monday, September 28
Yizkor | Monday, September 28
Neilah | Monday, September 28
Havdalah | Monday, September 28

Yom Kippur Appeal

Speech to Congregation by Board President Peter Ehrenberg
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Other Offerings

Who Will Live and Who Shall Die?: The Un’taneh Tokef Prayer — A Medieval Prayer, Its Modern Resonances | Rabbi David Ellenson | Monday, September 28
Who is in Charge Here? Torah and Machzor’s Battle Over How Important We Really Are | Rabbi Levine | Monday, September 28
Afternoon Torah Chanting | Scott Levine | Monday, September 28
Haftarah & Book of Jonah Chanting | Joe RL Roger | Monday, September 28

Stillness in the Storm: A Meditation on Being | Rabbi Spratt & Cantor De Lowe | Monday, September 28
Sholom Sprouts Yom Kippur Puppet Show: More than “I’m Sorry” | Ages 0 to 7 | Monday, September 28
CRS Remembers
CRS In Memoriam
Unetaneh Tokef Reflection | Robin Kranich


“Avinu Malkeinu” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein
“B’Rosh Hashanah” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein
“We Remember Them” | Cantorial Intern Olivia Brodsky

“Untaneh Tokef” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein
“One Voice” | Cantor Shayna De Lowe
“Still Dream” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein
“Avinu Malkeinu” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein and Shai Portugaly
“Kol Nidre” | Borislav Strulev
“Ya’aleh” | Skylar Sherman and Cantor Rebecca Garfein
“Kol Nidre” | Peter Kaufer, violin and J. David Williams, piano
“You Raise Me Up” | Cantor Rebecca Garfein

Rosh Hashanah Sermons

“Judaism and the Resiliency of our People” by Rabbi Greg D. Weitzman | Erev Rosh Hashanah

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“Dare to Hope”
by Rabbi Robert N. Levine | Rosh Hashanah

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“The Privilege of Looking Away”
by Rabbi Juliana S. Karol | Rosh Hashanah Day 2

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Yom Kippur Sermons

“The Urgency of Now”
by Rabbi Robert N. Levine | Yom Kippur

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“Our Story”
by Rabbi Benjamin H. Spratt | Yom Kippur

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“How Much Did We Lose”
by Rabbi Robert N. Levine | Yizkor

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30 With More Clergy (And the Rabbi’s Husband)

In the days between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, we invited you to participate in a special week of learning and connection with special programming led by clergy and CRS congregants.

MON, SEP 21 at 12:00 PM “The Magic and Mystery of the Days of Awe” | Rabbi Nadia Gold
TUE, SEP 22 at 9:30 AMShofar Blowing Class | Rabbi Ben Spratt
TUE, SEP 22 at 12:00 PM Gesher Tsar Me’od: Facing Fear and Moving Forward | Rabbi Erica Gerson
WED, SEP 23 at 12:00 PM HiHo, HiHo, It’s Back to Shul We Go | Cantor Rebecca Garfein in conversation with Cantor Dan Singer
THU, SEP 24 at 12:00 PMNew Year, Thriving Soul | Cantor Nancy Bach
THU, SEP 24 at 6:00 PM Why We Read Jonah on Yom Kippur: The Jewish Story of Justice, Mercy and Repentance | Mark Gerson, The Rabbi’s Husband
FRI, SEP 25 at 10:00 AM | Love, Loss and Legacy: Thinking About Mortality and Memory | Rabbi Juli Karol with Mary Harkavy and Stephanie Lasher
FRI, SEP 25 at 12:00 PM Exploring Psalm 27: The LORD is my light and my help | Rabbi Jacqueline Koch Ellenson

Resources for Families with Children Ages 0–5


Reading Rosh Hashanah Challah – Helen Singer

Tashlich Project – Debbie Semmel

How to Blow the Shofar – Rabbi Ben Spratt

Holiday and Family Memory – Rabbi Robert Levine

High Holiday Melodies – Cantor Rebecca Garfein

Reading Shanah Tovah – Donna Rudolph

Today is the Birthday of the World – Lisa Schiff

Reading Sound the Shofar – Helen Singer

Writing Cards for Dorot – Rabbi Greg Weitzman

Reading Jackie and Jesse and Joni and Jae with the Alter Family

Reading Apple Days with the Rosenblum Family

Creating a Sacred Placement – Lisa Schiff

Rosh Hashanah Song Session – Louie Glaser

“One Voice” – Cantor Shayna De Lowe


Louie—Song Session for Yom Kippur

Suzie and Saying Sorry

Sholom Sprouts Service | Ages 0 to 5 | Monday, September 28
Sholom Sprouts Yom Kippur Puppet Show: More than “I’m Sorry” | Ages 0 to 7 | Monday, September 28

Lisa’s Mirror Activity (Coming soon!)

Sign Language (ASL) for the Shema (Coming soon!)

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