KI Shabbat Services and Torah Study

First Friday of the month
6:00 PM - Tot Shabbat
Families with our youngest children enjoy prayers, songs, and a story.
7:30 PM - "On the Rabbi's Mind" Shabbat
Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben speaks on a variety of themes from a Reconstructionist perspective.

Second Friday of the month
7:00 PM - Family Shabbat
Families experience Shabbat dinner (6:15 PM) and a Shabbat LIVE! service with band.

Third Friday of the month
7:30 PM - Limmud Shabbat - A Shabbat of Learning
Join the KI rabbis and occasional guest speakers for Shabbat services and a teaching session.

Fourth Friday of the month

7:30 PM - Shir Shabbat - A Shabbat in Song
Inspiring spiritual music (shir) characterizes this service.

Fifth Friday of the month
7:30 PM - Tikkun Olam Shabbat
Social action and environmental themes in discussion and prayer.

Torah Study
9:45 - 10:30 AM - Weekly on Fridays
9:00 - 10:00 AM - Weekly on Saturdays

KI Monthly Minyan
10:30 AM - noon - the second Saturday of every month (followed by a communal lunch)

Saturday Shabbat Services
10:00 AM / 4:30 PM
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Shabbat Morning/Afternoon Service (All are welcome to worship)

Shabbat at the Beach-every summer at KI

August 2013
Click here
to see the video.

Birhot Hamishpahah / Family Blessings

After welcoming the tranquil spirit of Shabbat, we turn to one another.

Sometimes personal statements of appreciation that highlight experiences of the past week are offered.

Click here to see the traditional passages that may be recited.

Blessings for the Reading of the Torah

Being called up for the Torah blessing is considered a great honor in most synagogues. If you have been given the honor of being called up for an aliyah, you will chant the blessings before and after the reading of the Torah.

Click here for a brief guide to how to perform this honor.

May You Be Blessed

One Hundred Times a Day

Click here for 100 blessings to use throughout your day.