Holidays

Volunteer for Maot Chitim

The Ma'ot Chitim of Greater Chicago helps needy Jews in our community to celebrate the holidays in a traditional and dignified manner.  Members of Rodfei Zedek annually help in the delivery of Ma'ot Chitim (food packages) for the High Holidays and Passover.  Delivery is on April 14.  Packing perishables starts at 6:00 a.m. at location tba.  Delivery begins at 9:00 a.m.  For more information, call 847.674.3224.

Mincha Service

Eicha, one of our framed scrolls in the Glick ChapelThe ninth day of the month of Av is the major day of communal mourning in the Jewish calendar.  Although a large number of disasters are said to have befallen the Jews on this day, the major commemoration is of the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem in 586 B.C.E.

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