site image

24 N. Main Street | Medford, NJ 08055 | Tel: 1-856-665-5401

Jewish Holidays


All holidays begin at sunset and end at nightfall

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

ROSH HASHANAH - (Tishri-1) The Jewish New Year

Oct 3-4

Sept 21-22

Sept 10-11

Sept 30-Oct 1

Sept 19-20

Sept 7-8

 

YOM KIPPUR - (Tishri-10) The Day of Atonement

Oct 12*

Sept 30* Sept 19* Oct 9*

Sept 28*

Sept 16*

 

SUKKOT - (Tishri-15) Commemorating the 40 years in the desert and the fall harvest

Oct 17-18

Oct 5-6

Sept 24-25

Oct 14-15

Oct 3-4

Sept 21-22

 

SHEMINI ATZERET - (Tishri-22) Conclusion of Sukkot celebration with special services and a prayer for rain

Oct 24*

Oct 12*

Oct 1*

Oct 21*

Oct 10*

Sept 28*

 

SIMCHAT TORAH - (Tishri-23) The completion of the Torah readings and the beginning anew

Oct 25

Oct. 13

Oct. 2

Oct 22

Oct 11

Sept 29

 

HANNUKAH - (Kislev-25) Celebrates freedom of worship and rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem - 8 days beginning on

Dec 25

Dec 13 Dec 3

Dec 23

Dec 11 Dec 5

 

PURIM - (Adar-14) A holiday marking the salvation of the Jews of ancient Persia

Feb 24

Mar 12 Mar 1

Mar 21

Mar 10

Feb 26

 

PESACH - ( Nisan-15) Celebrates the exodus from slavery in Egypt

Mar 26-2*

Apr 11-19* Apr 1-9*

Apr 20-28*

Apr 9-17* Mar 28-Apr 5*

 

SHAVUOT - (Sivan-6) Celebrates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai

June 12-13*

May 31-June 1* May 20-21*

June 9-10*

May 29-30* May 17-18*

 


* Denotes Yizkor

 

In this section

Cemetery Locations

Yahrzeit Calendar

Jewish Holidays

Prayers

Family Guide

© 2017 Berschler and Shenberg Funeral Chapels, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS