Sh'mini Atzeret

The eighth day of Succot is called Sh'mini Atzeret (the eighth day of assembly). On this festival the congregation offers a special prayer for rain. In the ancient world, Sh'mini Atzeret often fell at the end of the dry season, so the prayer for rain looked forward to good crops for the coming year.

Upcoming Services Upcoming Services

Shabbat Evening Services
8:00 PM 7/21/17
Congregation Kol Emeth Sanctuary
Shabbat Morning Services
9:30 AM 7/22/17
Congregation Kol Emeth Sanctuary
Sunday Morning Service
9:30 AM 7/23/17
Shabbat Evening Services
8:00 PM 7/28/17
Congregation Kol Emeth Sanctuary
Shabbat Morning Services
9:30 AM 7/29/17
Congregation Kol Emeth Sanctuary
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Upcoming Events Upcoming Events

Men's Club Speaker
10:00 AM 7/23/17
Congregation Kol Emeth
General Board Meeting
7:30 PM 8/17/17
Old World Theatre Company Meet and Greet
7:30 PM 9/12/17
Congregation Kol Emeth, 5130 W. Touhy Ave., Skokie, IL 60077
General Board Meeting
7:30 PM 9/21/17
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