News Brief 9/12/2012, Elul 25, 5772
Rabbi To Hold Slichot Services in Jerusalem Night Club
Club HaOman 17 in the Jerusalem's Talpiot Industrial Zone will host Slichot services Wednesday evening. Cantor Yehiel Nahari will conduct prayers in the Mizrachi liturgy. Rabbi David Batzri and his son Rabbi Yitzhak Batzri will officiate along with Rabbi Zamir Cohen, the chairman of the Hidabroot Jewish cable TV network. HaOman 17 is one of the most well known dance clubs in Israel. It regularly holds late night dance parties and hosts famous international DJs. Slichot are the penitence services traditionally read in the weeks preceding Rosh Hashannah and Yom Kippur.