Atlanta’s LGBT-founded synagogue celebrates the High Holy Days starting tonight

‘Pray different’ with Congregation Bet Haverim

“What’s different is that we strive to live what we pray,” notes CBH on its Facebook page for High Holy Days services, which promises an approach that is “inclusive, warm and authentic.”

Services for Rosh Hashanah get underway tonight at 8 p.m.

“Different is creativity that enhances the traditions of the High Holy Days,” according to CBH.  “Our music is uplifting, penetrating and genuine. Come share our spiritual home for the High Holy Days and pray different.”

Events are held at Saint Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 1790 Lavista Road, Atlanta, GA 30329.

Here is the full schedule:

Wednesday, Sept. 8:
8 p.m., Erev Rosh Hashanah (St. Bart’s)

Thursday, Sept. 9: Rosh Hashanah Day 1 at St. Bart’s
9:30 a.m., Children’s Service
10 a.m., Shacharit Service
1 p.m./2p.m., Picnic/Tashlich Service

Friday, Sept. 10:
10 a.m., Rosh Hashanah Day 2 at St. Bart’s
7 p.m., Shabbat in Homes –

RSVPs are encouraged for the services, which are free and open to the public.

Please visit for more details.