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Parashat Tzav

16 Adar 2 5779, 23rd March 2019

Times of Services

Shabbat Candle Lighting: 17:29

Friday Mincha: 17:35

Shacharit: 08:00

Youth Minyan: 08:30

Children's Corner: 09:30-10:15


After Kiddush Shiur: Rabbi Boudilovsky

Shabbat Mincha: 17:15

Seuda Shlishit:

Dvar Torah:

Motzaei Shabbat: 18:30

Fast of Esther

Fast Begins: 04:14

Shacharit: 07:00

1st Mincha: 12:30

2nd Mincha: 17:25

Maariv: 18:10

Fast Ends: 18:11


Megilla: After Ma'ariv

Shacharit: 07:30

Megilla: 08:15

1st Mincha: 12:30

2nd Mincha: 17:25 followed by Ma'ariv

Weekday Times:

Shacharit 07:15 07:00 07:15 07:00
Fast of Esther
Shushan Purim
Mincha 17:35 17:35 17:35 12:30/17:25 12:30/17:25  

Life Cycle Events

Mazal Tov to Ruth and David Levy on the marriage of their son.

Mazal Tov to Sylvia Kovler on the birth of a great grandson.

Refua Shlema to Nelly Perry, David Nemtzov, Charles Oster, Harry Friedgut.

Condolences to the family of Lt. Col. Mordaunt Cohen z"l. Please click here for Shiva details.

Shul Notices

Daf Yomi - Rabbi Edward Feigelman gives the Daf Yomi Shiur after shacharit each morning.

Ladies Shiur - Rabbi Boudilovsky's Shiur for ladies takes place in the Beit Midrash on Sundays at 09:00.

Weekly Ivrit Parsha Discussion Group - in Hebrew, meets on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 in the Beit Midrash.

Gemara Shiur - The day and the time for Rabbi David Woolf’s Gemara shiur on Moed Katan has been changed from Thursdays at 8pm to Wednesdays at 4pm in the Bortz Beit Midrash. The shiur explores the origins of our customs of aveilut, mourning and is open to all - no background is required.

2nd Shacharit Minyan - The second Minyan on Mondays and Thursdays is adjourned until further notice.

Kabbalat Shabbat - Carlebach - will take place every Shabbat Mevarchim until Pesach in the George Goddard Hall. The next minyan will be on Friday 29th March at 18:40. Please click here for future dates.

Members Observing Yahrzeits - Leila Manasseh, Mottle Shaw, Chaim Tugennes, Ronnie Kotton, Adrienne Arnold.

New Member - Patricia O'Neill.

Chairman's Notes - For up to date news from the Chairman's desk please click here.

Koren Books - An order for books from Koren will shortly be placed, please send details of your requirements to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or note in the Shul Post Box.

Matanot LeEvyonim - As is customary, Matanot LeEvyonim can be contributed in advance by putting donations in the shul post box. Rabbi Boudilovsky will distribute the charity and will ensure that the Halachic obligations of Matanot LeEvyonim are fully met. Please make your contributions as early as possible in order to allow time to organize an appropriate distribution on the day of Purim.

Megila Reading for Women - David Glass will be reading Megilla for women (and for men who haven't heard Megilla) at his home 13, flat108 (first floor) Shlomo Hamelech on Wednesday evening at 9pm and Thursday morning at 10am. No need to ring but please be prompt.

Purim Shpiel - THE YINN PLAYERS present “PACK UP YOUR TROUBLES”, a post-Megilla entertainment on Wednesday 20th March 2019, 14th Adar 5779 in the George Goddard Hall, 40 minutes after Megilla.

Purim Breakfast and Purim Cards - The Purim Breakfast will be after Megilla on Thursday 21st March 2019. Please click here for details regarding the breakfast and the purchase of Purim cards.

Film Documentary Hidden Face - There will be a presentation of the film documentary Hidden Face on Tuesday, April 2nd at 7:30pm in the George Goddard Hall. The film is about the life of the Sanzer Rebbe. There will be people from the Sanz community who will speak about him after the showing. Refreshments will be provided. Please click here for the booking form and place it in the Shul post box.

Friday Night Dinner - The next shul Friday night dinner will be held on 5th April. Please click here further details.

Yom Hashoa - McDonald International Synagogue, which will be hosting it this year, would like to profile the Kindertansport, as it is the 80th anniversary. They would like to interview people for videoing for the event. If any members came over to England on the Kindertransport, and would like to be involved, please contact Hilton Share 050 783 5070.

Hospital Car Pool - We need more volunteers for the hospital car pool. If you are able to participate in this great Mitzva please contact Avril Gatoff either on 054 795 4151 (by WhatsApp or phone) or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

YINN Ulpan - The Beginners Group of the YINN Ulpan has room for several additional students. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details about the level and the weekly schedule.

Bikur Cholim Group - If you or a family member is ill or in hospital, and would like a visit from one of the members of the Bikur Cholim group of YINN, please contact the Shul office.