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B'nei Mitzvah

Below is much of the information that will help to make your Bar or Bat Mitzvah a wonderful experience. This section: 

  • Provides immediate access to the forms and information that you need 
  • Helps to make learning your portion and prayers easier by providing guidance and downloadable audio files of various prayers and melodies 
  • Is a helpful resource for planning your entire event. 

The B'nei Mitzvah section of the Brith Shalom website is updated and revised constantly. So, please bookmark this page and check back frequently! 

For Students

Welcome, B'nei Mitzvah Students! This section contains several links that will help you prepare for that all-important Shabbat when you take your place as an adult in our community.

Below are some resources you may need: 

  • Recordings for B'Nei Mitzvah students 
    To help you prepare for your Bar/Bat Mitzvah, we have prepared audio files for you. You can listen to Ashrei and follow along in Sim Shalom on pages 151-152, listen to the prayers, and follow along in your Siddur. 
  • Mitzvah Project 
  • Siddur
    The above page contains audio files to help you learn to chant the Hebrew from the prayer book.
  • Aliyah Honor
    The above pdf file is to help prepare for receiving an Aliyah honor. The page displays the Hebrew blessing, it will also contain a link that will allow you to hear the both the instructions of what to do and an audio clip of the blessing.  

For Parents 

Welcome, B'nei Mitzvah Parents! This page provides links to the forms and information you need to make planning for your simcha a smooth and pleasant experience. 

Download the B'nei Mitzvah manual

Download guidelines for writing parent prayers

 

Please do not hesitate to contact the synagogue office if you have any questions or need assistance. We are here to help you. 

 

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