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Parashat Vayigash

5 Tevet 5778, 23rd December 2017

Times of Services

Candle Lighting: 16:16

Friday Mincha: 16:25

Shacharit: 08:00

Youth Minyan: 08:30


After Kiddush Shiur: Rabbi Boudilovsky

Shabbat Mincha: 16:05

Seuda Shlishit:

Dvar Torah:

Motzaei Shabbat: 17:21

Weekday Times:

Shacharit 07:00 06:50
Rosh Chodesh
Rosh Chodesh
07:00 07:15
Mincha 16:25 16:25 16:25 16:25 16:25  

Life Cycle Events

Mazal Tov to Marlene and Stuart Horowitz on the engagement of their son.

Mazal Tov to Ann and Tony Spieler on their Golden Wedding Anniversary.

Mazal Tov to Leila and Joe Manasseh on the birth of a great grandson.

Mazal Tov to Phyllis and Harry Friedgut on their 65th Wedding Anniversary.

Refua Shlema to Bernard Pentol, Harold Caplin and Sender Lees.

Condolences to Elaine Feingold on the passing of her husband, Norman Feingold. Please click here for shiva details.

Shul Notices

Daf Yomi - Rev Michael Plaskow gives the Daf Yomi Shiur after shacharit each morning.

Weekly Ivrit Parsha Discussion Group - in Hebrew, meets on Tuesday mornings at 11:00 in the Bortz study room.

Ladies Shiur - Rabbi Boudilovsky's Shiur for ladies takes place in the Bet Midrash on Wednesday's at 11:30.

New Talmud Shiur - There is a new Talmud shiur which began on 7th December presented by Rabbi David Woolf. It take's place on Thursday evenings at 8pm in the Bortz room upstairs. The shiur provides background on Talmudic concepts relating to customs and halachot of grieving and mourning. Please click here for more details.

New Chaburah (Study Group) - The initial meeting of the group to review and discuss some of Rabbi Boudilovsky’s Divrei Torah in detail will be held on Tuesday December 26th at 8pm in the Bortz Study Room. A topic related to Chanuka will be discussed using classic source material. For details please click here for further details or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Members Observing Yahrzeits - Zvi Braun, Aharon Korzen, Philip Platt, Rosalind Goldstein, Ellen Litt, Mark Hoffman, Jacky Lax, Diana Ucko, Ruth Shaw, Sidney Lawrence, Elaine Feingold, Helen Waingard, Eli Berlin, Stanley Ross, Maureen Gordon, Sara Halperin, Mervyn Cohen, Moshe Veeder, Paula Edery, Rebecca Michelson, Geoff Marks.

YINN Ulpan - The Young Israel Ulpan class has restarted. There are two groups meeting on Tuesday mornings in the Bet Midrash. The elementary level group meets at 9.45 and the intermediate level group meets at 12.15. For details please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or see the notice boards.

Tarbut Series - The next Tarbut event will be a Chanuka party on Sunday 17th December at 8pm in the George Goddard Hall when “Take Five” a talented band of musicians will present an evening of musical favourites. There will be lighting of Chanuka lights and sufganiyot. Entrance is free.

Children’s Chanuka Party - There will be a Children’s Chanuka Party on 18th December starting at 5pm after maariv, with candle-lighting, music, sufganiyot, face painting and exciting balloon entertainment. Please bring your children and grandchildren. Click here for more details.

Chazanut Appreciation Group - The next meeting of the Chazanut Appreciation Group will be held on Tuesday, December 19th at 8pm in the Shul comprising of pieces related to Chanuka and taken from Hallel.

Laniado Toys For Chanuka - Donations should be sent to the Shul office, payable to YINN with a note indicating that the donation is for Laniado Toys for Chanuka.

Henry Koor Library Lecture - There will be a lecture at McDonald's Shul in the social hall on Wednesday, 20th December, presented by Michael Ordman. The title is Positively Israel. Michael will outline the content of his newsletter and websites and explain how this positive information can help change the media’s distorted perception of Israel. Please click here for details.

Carlebach Minyan - Next Friday night, 22nd December, Parashat Vayigash, there will be a Carlebach minyan in the George Goddard hall. All are invited. Rav Kalman Ber Shlita, the Chief Rabbi of Netanya is expected to attend and will speak in Ivrit before Maariv.

Tarbut Series - The Tarbut Committee proudly presents Paulette Woolf, former Deputy Director of the Management, Evaluation and Consulting Division of the Office of Internal Oversight Services at the United Nations who will give the next lecture on Wednesday, December 27th at 8.00 pm in the George Goddard Hall of our Shul entitled: “Beyond Politics – An Insider’s View of the UN”. Do not miss the opportunity of hearing Paulette who has also given lectures at Tel Aviv and Bar Ilan Universities. Please click here for more details. Donation of 20 shekels to include refreshments.

Friday Night Dinner - The Friday Night Dinner on 5th January is now fully booked.

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.

Torah Tidbits - If you are planning to be in Jerusalem this coming Wednesday, and can pick up the two boxes of Torah Tidbits, to deliver them to Netanya, pleae contact Richard Stareshefsky, at 055-661-1261, to make arrangements.