Temple Beth Or High Holidays 2014

Wednesday, September 24
Erev Rosh Hashanah 8:00 pm
Thursday, September 25
Rosh Hashanah Morning Service 10:00 am
Concurrent Family & Youth Interactive Service in Levin Hall
Lunch 12:30 pm (Reservations required)
Family Service 2:00 pm*
Tashlich 4:00 pm 
(held at Grant Park in Washington Township)
Friday, September 26
Shabbat Shuvah 7:30 pm
Saturday, September 27
Shabbat Shuvah Morning Service 10:00 am
Friday, October 3
Kol Nidre  8:00 pm
Saturday, October 4
Yom Kippur Morning Service 10:00 am
Concurrent Family & Youth Interactive Service in Levin Hall 
 Healing Service 12:30 pm
Yom Kippur Afternoon 1:30-3:00 pm
Dr. Michael J. Cook, Professor of Judeo-Christian Studies, Hebrew Union College,  will address: “50 Years Since “Freed” of Deicide (1965-2015):  Why Still A Mixed Message.” The 50th Anniversary Of Vatican II’s watershed “Nostra Aetate Declaration– “freeing” Jews from “deicide” - how is this promulgation faring today?
Family Service 3:00 pm*
Yizkor Service 4:30 pm
Ne’ilah followed by Break the Fast 5:30 pm
Sponsored by Dave London and Mary and Gary Youra
*Babysitting for Rosh Hashanah and 
Yom Kippur services will be provided by 
volunteers from David’s Church for all but the afternoon Family Services.

Comedy Event




  • Wali Collins - (Letterman, Comedy Central, The View)

  • Carmen Lynch - (Letterman, Last Comic Standing)

  • Shaun Eli - (Written for three late-night talk show hosts)


    Call 435-3400 for tickets. Tickets $50 each.

    Hors d’oeuvres included. Beer and wine available.

    Sponsorships and Tables are available.

Show recommended for adults 16 and older.


Religious School Registration

The Religious School Registration Form is available for you to download and print from our website.  Please click the link below to download the form:

Religious School Registration  


Alternatively, please click the link below to register and pay online:

Online Relgious School Registration


Our Rabbis

Our-Rabbis Learn about our two full-time Rabbis. Rabbi Chessin has been with our congregation since its inception and is the senior Rabbi in Dayton. Rabbi Burstein is our Asst. Rabbi/Educator and runs our Religious School which boasts the largest enrollment in the greater Dayton area.

Photo Gallery

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Lifelong Learning

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Upcoming Events


Aug.29.2014 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Lay-led Shabbat Service


Aug.30.2014 10:00am - 12:00pm
Anna Kate Self Bat Mitzvah


Aug.31.2014 10:30am - 12:30pm
Tanach Study


Aug.31.2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Adult Hebrew

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