High Holy Days


Schedule of Services 2019/5780

Yom Kippur: Oct. 8-9
Tuesday, October 8 | Erev Yom Kippur / Kol Nidrei

6:30pm Kehillat Yom Tov Bet Am Service (Cantorial Soloist Robyn Helzner)
6:30pm Early Sanctuary Service (All Clergy & Choir; Sermon by Rabbi Roos)
8:30pm Late Sanctuary Service (All Clergy & Choir; Sermon by Rabbi Roos)

Wednesday, October 9 | Yom Kippur

8:30am Tot Service – Pre-readers through 2nd Grade (Rabbi Rosenwasser & Cantorial Soloist Robyn Helzner)
9:15am  Early Bethesda Service (Rabbi Roos & Cantor Robins)
10:00am Sanctuary Service (Rabbi Rosenwasser, Cantor Croen & Choir)
10:00am Bet Am Service (Rabbi Goldstein & Cantorial Soloist Robyn Helzner) AT CAPACITY
11:30am Late Bethesda Service (Rabbi Roos & Cantor Robins)
1:00pm Afternoon Programs. Learn more.
2:15pm Healing Service in the Bet Am
3:15pm Mincha (Afternoon) Sanctuary Service 
4:45pm Yizkor (Memorial) Sanctuary Service 
5:30pm Neilah (Concluding) Sanctuary Service
6:45pm Congregational Break the Fast sponsored by TSWRJ


High Holy Day Guide

Contains our complete schedule of services along with service descriptions and other useful information.

Member Order Forms

Contains ticket order form along with Child Care, Memorial Book, and other Dedication order forms along with an Usher Volunteer form.

Member Ticket Order Form

Ticket order form only.

Non-Member Ticket Order Form

If you are not currently a member of Temple Sinai, please use this form to request tickets to our services. Please note: non-member tickets are not available for all services.

Nursery School Ticket Order Form

If you are a TSNS family but NOT a member of Temple Sinai, please use this form to request tickets to our services. Tot Service tickets are complimentary for TSNS families, tickets for other services are available at the non-member rate.

Reciprocity/Courtesy Seating Requests

If you are a TS member planning to be elsewhere for the holidays or a member of another congregation planning to be at Temple Sinai, please submit a courtesy seating request at the above link.

You may email completed forms to highholydays@templesinaidc.org, fax to (202) 363-6396, or mail to 3100 Military Rd NW, Washington DC 20015. Any payments must be made by check.

Helpful Information


Thursday, August 1
We request that 1/4 of your membership financial commitment is paid or that you let us know what your payment plans are prior to receiving your tickets.

Friday, August 23

  • Ticket requests
  • Memorial Book entries
  • Parking requests
  • Child care requests

Friday, September 13

  • Reciprocity requests to attend services at other congregations
  • Lulav & Etrog orders

Tickets will be mailed on a rolling basis to members and non-members through September 20. Complimentary tickets requested by members will be mailed with member tickets. All others will be held at will call.