Sign In Forgot Password

Annual High Holyday Mitzvot Auction 2019: Back to Our Roots!

Date: Sunday, September 8, 2019

When: Dinner served at 6:00 PM, Auction Starts at 6:30 PM, Conclusion by 7:45 PM

To RSVP for the dinner, contact Amy Arnold in the OVS office. Cost for the dinner is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6—12, free for children under 6.

To see a full list of available items, click here. All available items on the list can be purchased online here at any time (only available items* will be available to purchase online).

Please see information below for a full explanation of Mitzvot.

To purchase a mitzvah offline or for more information, contact David Franco (404-401-6055) Morris Maslia (404-431-0035), or Adam Kofinas (404-633-1737).

L'Shana Tova
Tizku L’Shanim Rabot!


*If you don't see an item listed online, it had likely already been claimed. But please feel free to verify with one of the people listed on this page by either calling or emailing them.

Explanations of Mitzvot

Peticha Opening and/or Closing the Ark
Sefer Rishon Carrying the 1st Torah
Sefer Sheni Carrying the 2nd Torah
Sefer Sehlishi - Sefer Arba Asar Holding a Torah during Kal Nidre
Rimonim Placing the bells on the Torah
Ets Haim Holding the Torah while it is being undressed and dressed
Gelilah Undressing and dressing the Torah
Hakamah Lifting the Torah to be shown to the Congregation

Next to last person called to the Torah
(Kaddish and Memorial prayers are said)

Haftarah (Kaddish and Memorial Prayers can be said)
Seganim Standing by the Rabbi/Reader during services
Nerot Kippur Lighting the candles prior to Kal Nidre services
Ner Tamid Lighting of the perpetual lamp following Neila
Chatan Torah Person called up on Simchat Torah to conclude the reading of the Five Books of Moses
Chatan Bereshit Person called up on Simchat Torah to begin the reading of the Five Books of Moses
Ma'im Kohanim Hand washing for the Kohanim
Peticha Et Sha'are Open ark for Congregation Blessiong of Prosperity for the year ahead
Yimloch Adonai Song announcing the return of the Torahs to the ark


Thu, October 1 2020 13 Tishrei 5781