Yiskor Dates in 2018

The recitation of Yizkor is an important way that we keep the memory of our loved ones alive.  It provides us with a regular, powerful way of reflecting on all of the gifts that our family and friends bestowed upon us.  It also connects us with the Jewish people and our tradition at key moments on the Jewish calendar.

I encourage you to mark these dates on your calendar at the beginning of each year so that you can make Yizkor part of your life.  To assist you, the dates below represent the dates for Yizkor in 2018.

yiskor candleYizkor – 2018
April 7 – 8th Day of Pesah
May 21 – 2nd Day of Shavuot
September 19 – Yom Kippur
October 1 – Shemini Atzeret

Rabbi Steven Rubenstein