• Event Start Date May 4, 2016

Lighting memorial candles and reciting the Kaddish—the prayer for the departed—are common.

Resolution 3125 reminds us of our commitment to supporting the Jewish community and furthering United Methodist-Jewish relations, calling all United Methodist churches around the world to observe Yom HaShoah, the day of remembrance of those who died in the Holocaust of World War II.

Sample Yom HaShoah Service available for download.