Services

IT'S OFFICIAL -- Rabbi Suri Krieger is B'nai Or of Boston's Rabbi and Spiritual Leader!

To learn more about Rabbi Suri, and other B'nai Or leaders, click HERE.

Our SHABBAT SERVICES, held throughout the year on the average of twice monthly, are creatively filled with prayer, song, storytelling, dance and meditation. Unless otherwise noted, all of our services, will be held in our spiritual home at First Parish in Waltham, 50 Church St., Waltham. Directions to First Parish in Waltham can be found HERE.

Each month is filled with many other opportunities to gather in community. Consult our calendar for other services, programs or events.

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES

SEPTEMBER 2016
Sunday, September 18, 4-8 PM. Fall Community Meeting and Teshuvah into Tzedakah Market hosted by the B'nai Or Steering Committee. FPW - Whitcomb. Community Potluck following the meeting. Contact admin_bnai_or@hotmail.com for details.

Saturday, September 24, 5:30 PM. SELICOT led by Rabbi Suri Krieger. Location: Kagno-Wittenberg's, 132 Palfrey Street, Watertown. Dinner will be provided by our hosts ($5 sug. Donation). Space is limited to 20. Please RSVP to admin_bnai_or@hotmail.com.

OCTOBER 2016
For a complete SCHEDULE of B'nai Or's High Holy Days Services 5777, CLICK HERE.

Sunday, October 16, 2:00-8:00 PM. Decorate the Sukkah & Celebrate SUKKOT led by Rabbi Suri. Hosted by Matia & David, 181 Oxbow Rd in Wayland.

Afternoon Schedule
2:00 PM Sukkah Decorating
5:00 PM Potluck Dinner
6:30 Sukkot 1st Day Celebration

Sunday, October 23, 6:00 PM. Simchat Torah Celebration led by Rabbi Suri in Whitcomb Hall - First Parish in Waltham.

NOVEMBER 2016
Saturday, November 5, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Noach) led by Rabbi Suri and co-lead by Cantorial Activist Avi Davis. Chapel-FPW.

Friday, November 18, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service of Thanksgiving (Parashat Vayera) led by Rabbi Suri. Chapel-FPW. Host Tribe: Roots.

DECEMBER 2016
December 2-4, 2016. LIMMUD Boston 2016. For information, click HERE.

Friday, December 2, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parashat Toldot) led by Rabbi Suri and co-lead by Rabbi Lea-h Campolo. Chapel-FPW. Host Tribe: Shabbat.

Saturday, December 17, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Vayishlach) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb Hall-FPW. Lunch & Learn following the morning service.

JANUARY 2017
Friday, January 6, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parashat Vayigash) led by Rabbi Suri and Rabbi Janie. Chapel FPW. Host Tribe: Hineinu.

January 13-18, 2017. ALEPH OHALAH

Saturday, January 21, 9:00 AM Brunch & Learn; 10:00 AM Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Shemot) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb Hall FPW.

FEBRUARY 2017
Friday, February 3, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parashat Bo) led by Rabbi Suri. Chapel FPW. Host Tribe: Rainbow River.

Saturday, February 18, 9:00 AM Brunch & Learn 10:00 AM Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Yitro) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb FPW.

MARCH 2017
Friday, March, 3, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parashat Terumah) led by Rabbi Suri. Chapel FPW. Host Tribe: Nonami.

Saturday, March 25, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei - Shabbat HaChodesh) led by Rabbi Suri & Eshet Hazon Dr. Julie Leavitt. Chapel FPW.

APRIL 2017
Saturday, April 8, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Tzav - Shabbat HaGadol) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb FPW.

MAY 2017
May 5-7. Community Retreat led by Rabbi Andrea Cohen-Keiner. Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conf. Center. Click HERE for details including weekend schedule, costs, and registration materials.

Saturday, May 20, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Behar-Bechukotai) led by Rabbi Suri. Chapel FPW. Lunch & Learn following morning service. Watch for details.

JUNE 2017
Sunday, June 4. SPRING COMMUNITY MEETING. Watch for details.

Saturday, June 10, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parashat Beha'alotcha) led by Rabbi Suri. Chapel FPW.

Friday, June 23, 7:00 PM. ***Bar'chu Shabbat & BBQ facilitated by the B'nai Or Men's Group. Location TBA. Watch for details!

JULY-AUGUST 2017
Watch for details!




On-going Programs:
Annual Community Retreat/ Tribes/ Tikkun Olam Upcoming Events/ Chanting/ JL Scholarship Fund