High Holidays at FJC

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Rabbi Lev Meirowitz Nelson serves as the part-time rabbi of FJC. In his day job, he is Director of Rabbinic Training at T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, where he trains rabbinical students to be religious human rights leaders and develops materials to help rabbis across the country tackle issues such as systemic racism, immigration, and mass incarceration from a Jewish perspective. Read more


Find written transcripts and video recordings of Rabbi Lev Meirowitz Nelson’s Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur sermons below.

Rosh Hashanah – First Day

Rosh Hashanah – Second Day

Yom Kippur – Kol Nidre

Yom Kippur – Morning

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President’s Speech

Heather Miller, as FJC President, strives to build a community that is safe for all of the intersecting identities in her community.  By day, Heather is also an Assistant Principal serving students in NYC’s special education district. Read more

Kol Nidre Speech