Stashover-Slipia Congregation


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Cantor Rachel Littman, D.Min, Spiritual Leader

Rachel's serves as a cantor within our congregation where she utilizes her talents to inspire congregational participation and join together in both spiritually moving music and uplifting prayer.

Rachel brings with her years of experience most recently she was the Spiritual Counselor at Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan where she helped to facilitate spiritual healing in patients that range in age, socio-economic background, religion, education, illness, addiction, and even the willingness or capacity to recover. 

Rachel also has a deep range of Cantorial Experiences

Cantorial Experience (reflects work during completion of terminal degree)

August 2014- 2016    Cantor/B’nai Mitzvah Tutor, Temple Shalom   Succasunna, NJ

Interim Cantor during a period of transition for the congregation

  • Lead Bi Monthly Friday Evening Services
  • B’nai Mitzvah Tutoring
  • High Holidays preparation and services

July-September 2016 & 2017                  Cantor, Bet Torah                      Mt. Kisko, NY

  • Slichot Services (2016) in concert with Bet Torah’s full-time cantor, Randy Herman
  • Led High Holiday “Tent” Services with Rabbi Laura Lori Koffman
  • Led Slichot and Yom Kippur Afternoon services in main chapel with Rabbi Aaron Brusso

July-Sept. 2013 & 2014                Cantor, Temple Beth El                 Portland, MA

  • Led High Holiday Services with Rabbi Carol Braun

July-September 2011                    Cantor, New City Jewish Center     New City, NY

Personally inspired participation in Congregational, spiritual services

  • Motivated large congregation to actively participate in all High Holiday services.
  • Once again led all services, in conjunction with rabbi

July-September 2010                         Cantor, Greenburgh Hebrew Center  Dobbs Ferry, NY

Initiated, inspired, and encouraged participation in all Congregational services

  • Prepared and lead the volunteer High Holiday choir. Led biweekly rehearsals; beginning in late July throughout the High holidays. 
  • Led all services for High Holidays

Full time Pulpit

June 2005 – 2010                       Cantor, Temple Beth El                           Stamford, CT


Service Times

Shabbat Mornings
9:00-9:30 Schmooze, coffee and rogelach
9:30-11:30 Shacharit
11:30-12:15 Kiddush luncheon, followed by Voices of Torah class

Sunday Mornings
9:00-9:45 Shacharit, followed by breakfast


Stashover-Slipia Congregation
11 Sultana Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6A 1S9  416 789-1333

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