It is considered a great mitzvah and responsibility to honor the Sabbath and Holidays by lighting candles 18 minutes before sunset at the onset of Shabbat or the Holiday. This unique commandment, entrusted to the Jewish woman, is rich with meaning and purpose. Click here for a candle lighting wizard.

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Candle Lighting Times for Rosh Hashana

Sunday, September 9
Light Candles 6:51 pm
 
Monday, September 10
Light candles after 7:52pm

Tuesday, September 11
Holiday ends: 7:50pm
 
Yom Kippur

 

Tuesday, September 18
Light candles 6:36 pm


Wednesday, September 19
Holiday/fast ends at 7:35 pm