Today is September 1, 2015 -

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Leo Baeck Temple is a welcoming and inclusive Reform Jewish community committed to sharing moral, spiritual, and intellectual nourishment with each other and the world.

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NEED TO ORDER HIGH HOLY DAY TICKETS?  LBT Members  - please click here to print out the (three-page) pdf with all of the information and forms needed to order tickets and attend services.  WANT TO ATTEND SERVICES  . . . & NOT AN LBT MEMBER?  Click here to print out the (two-page) pdf with all of the details about tickets and times of services.  The High Holy Days begin in September with Erev Rosh Hashanah evening services on Sunday, September 13.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR SELICHOT: In preparation for the upcoming High Holy Days, join us for Selichot, Saturday, September 5 with study at 8:00pm  -   “You Are Forgiven” with Rabbi Jill Berkson Zimmerman - followed by the 10:00pm service.  
With Selichot, our spiritual preparation for the High Holy Days comes into full swing.  Whether or not we’ve been doing soul work during this past month, Selichot is an opportunity to deeply explore what our tradition believes about forgiveness and how to return to our best selves.  On this night, we not only turn our Torah scrolls to the High Holy Day covers, but we turn ourselves in the direction of coming home.
We will discuss together the core stories and metaphors from our tradition that inform the entire cycle of the Holy Days.  And we will have the opportunity to delve into how those themes can support us in our own spiritual accounting.  No experience or Hebrew necessary.  Dialogue, study, and some alone time to dig deeper.

ANNOUNCING OUR NEW LBT COOKBOOK PROJECT  -  It’s time for a “New” LBT Cookbook! Tell cookbookYour Story with a Recipe . . . Please submit your recipe with a picture and a short story. Your story can include who taught you the recipe, who likes to eat this recipe, when you make it, and so much more. Be creative but short and don’t forget a picture! We will also be including some recipes from the former LBT Cookbook, so if you have one of those recipes that you use and a wonderful story that goes with it, please send that in. Send all recipe submissions to Cantor Linda Kates by October 31 for review by the



BAECKBOOK IS BACK!  Go online to see the great opportunities - from the chance to take in an evening of musical theater to a docent led tour of the Old Masters. To view all the details of our Baeckbook Parties & Events for 2015 go to There are only a few events with available spaces; so don't miss out!

Located in West Los Angeles (at Getty Center Drive)

1300 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049