2385 Park Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06604-1499

Welcome to Congregation Rodeph Sholom

Congregation Rodeph Sholom is a community of diverse Jews who adhere to the principles of the Conservative Movement. Our community draws members from many towns throughout Fairfield County, including Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Monroe, Trumbull, Stratford, Westport. We have a vibrant membership and a sincere and approachable clergy and staff who create a warm atmosphere for spiritual nurturing and connection.

High Holiday Service Times (2021/5782):

(Click HERE for the Zoom link):

ROSH HASHANA

Monday, September 6, 2021
Evening Service, Erev Rosh Hashana     6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Rosh Hashana Services begin      9:00 a.m.
Tashlich      6:00 p.m.
Evening Service      6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Rosh Hashana services begin      9:00 a.m.
Evening Service      7:15 p.m.
Havdalah      7:56 p.m.

YOM KIPPUR

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Erev Yom Kippur Mincha      1:00 p.m.
Kol Nidre      6:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Yom Kippur Services begin      9:30 a.m.
Sermon/Yizkor      11:30 a.m.
Mincha      5:00 p.m.
Neilah      6:40 p.m.
Ma’ariv      7:30 p.m.
Havdalah/Final Shofar/Fast Ends      7:42 p.m.

ANNUAL CEMETERY SERVICES
Sunday, September 12
Memorial Park     11:00 a.m.
Old Rodeph Sholom Cemetery     11:30 a.m.

SUKKOT

Monday, September 20, 2021
Erev Sukkot Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 1 – Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Shacharit      9:30 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 2 – Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Shacharit      9:30 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:45 p.m.
Havdalah       7:31 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 3 (Hol Hamo’ed 1) – Thursday, September 23, 2021
Shacharit      8:00 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 4 (Hol Hamo’ed 2) – Friday, September 24, 2021
Shacharit       8:00 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 5 (Hol Hamo’ed 3) – Saturday, September 25, 2021
Shacharit      9:30 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:30 p.m.
Havdalah       7:26 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 6 (Hol Hamo’ed 4) – Sunday, September 26, 2021
Shacharit      8:00 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.
Sukkot, Day 7 (Hoshana Rabbah) – Monday, September 27, 2021
Shacharit      8:00 a.m.
Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:00 p.m.

SHEMINI ATZERET

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Shacharit      9:30 a.m.

(Yizkor and Dedication of Memorial Plaques)

Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:30 p.m.

(Evening Celebration with Singing and Dancing)

SIMCHAT TORAH

Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Shacharit      9:30 a.m.

(Kallah Torah, Hatan Bereshit, Shem Tov Award)

Mincha/Ma’ariv      6:30 p.m.
Havdalah      7:19 p.m.

A Trip Down Memory Lane With Rabbi Stein and Cantor Grama

For your listening enjoyment, below are links to a two Shabbat services that Rabbi Stein and Cantor Grama recorded. Congregation Rodeph Sholom invites you to give the Songs of Shabbat a listen:

Songs of Shabbat – Sabbath Eve Worship:

Songs of Shabbat – Sabbath Morning Worship:

A Trip Down Memory Lane With Rabbi Stein and Cantor Grama

For your listening enjoyment, below are links to a two Shabbat services that Rabbi Stein and Cantor Grama recorded. Congregation Rodeph Sholom invites you to give the Songs of Shabbat a listen:

Songs of Shabbat – Sabbath Eve Worship:

Songs of Shabbat – Sabbath Morning Worship:

RODEPH SHOLOM EMPTY NESTERS SPORTS MEMBERSHIP SPECIAL

If you’re looking to become a new member at Rodeph Sholom, now is the perfect time to get started!

For new members, or former members that have not been members for the last 3 years, you can sign up for our “Empty Nesters” package.

Membership at Congregation Rodeph Sholom includes a gym membership at J Fitness through June 2022; High Holiday tickets; one custom private Friday night Kabbalat, Shabbat, or Havdallah service in your home for friends and family with Cantor Hirsch; and a $50 gift certificate to our gift shop.

Membership for couples costs $1,999 and includes two gym memberships through June 2022. A single membership is $1,199. When signing up, new members must agree to a two year minimum membership.

And while signing up, make sure to cheer on your University of Connecticut men’s and women’s basketball teams! If you join by August 31, 2021 you have a chance to get a second year FREE if both the UCONN teams reach the NCAA Finals.

For more information and to sign up, email info@rodephsholom.com or call the synagogue at (203) 334-0159.

To access all of Rabbi Eisenberg’s videos please visit his Youtube Channel, click here!:

Shabbat Times

Weekly Services

Saturday morning – 9:30 a.m. (in-person and on Zoom)
Saturday evening – times may vary (in-person only)
Monday morning – 8 a.m. (in-person and on Zoom)
Tuesday evening – 6 p.m. (in-person and on Zoom)
Wednesday evening – 6 p.m. (in-person and on Zoom)
Thursday morning – 8 a.m. (in-person and on Zoom)
Friday evening – 6 p.m. for the summer (in-person only)
For the Zoom link, click here!

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