Yom HaShoah

The 2015 Holocaust Memorial Service (Yom HaShoah) will take place Wednesday, April 15, at 7:00 p.m. at Beth Jacob Synagogue. Rabbi Dr. Jonathan I. Rosenblatt of Riverdale Jewish Center, Riverdale New York, will be the keynote speaker. Rabbi Rosenblatt has been the Senior Rabbi of the Riverdale Jewish Center since 1985. A native of Baltimore, Rabbi Rosenblatt holds degrees from Johns Hopkins University and Columbia University.

The service, dedicated to the remembrance of all victims of the Holocaust, will commemorate Yom HaShoah through a ceremony including prayers, songs and readings. . Area rabbis will take part in the readings. The Columbus Jewish Day School, Columbus Torah Academy and KOLEINU choirs will be singing. The service is co-sponsored by the Columbus Board of Rabbis, Jewish Community Relations Committee and the Jewish Federation.’ The entire community is invited to attend. For more information contact Bob Lane at blane@tcjf.org.