Weekly Newsletter

Parashat Vayigash

7 Tevet 5779, 15th December 2018

Times of Services

Shabbat Candle Lighting: 16:12

Friday Mincha: 16:20

Shacharit: 08:00

Youth Minyan: 08:30

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


After Kiddush Shiur: Rabbi Boudilovsky

Shabbat Mincha: 16:00

Seuda Shlishit:

Dvar Torah:

Motzaei Shabbat: 17:17

Weekday Times:

Shacharit 06:50
Rosh Chodesh
Chanuka 7
Chanuka 8
07:15 07:15 07:00 07:15
Mincha 16:20 16:20 16:20 16:20 16:20  

Life Cycle Events

Mazal Tov to Gillian Fine on her special birthday.

Mazal Tov to Janet and Denis Elkoubi on the birth of a grandson and to Sala Newton-Katz on the birth of two great grandsons.

Mazal Tov to Enid Abrahams on the marriage of her granddaughter.

Refua Shlema to Rabbi Natan Morowitz.

Condolences to the family of Mimi Rapport a"h who passed away. Please click here for shiva details.

Shul Notices

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

Ladies Shiur - There is no Shiur on Sunday, 9th December.

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

Rabbi Leff - will be giving his next shiur at our shul for both men and women on Tuesday 11th December at 8.30pm.

Thursday Night Gemara Shiur - The Thursday Night Gemara Shiur on Moed Katan, given by Rabbi David Woolf, will resume on January 10th 2019.

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 4th January at 16:30. Please click here for future dates.

Members Observing Yahrzeits - Ruth Shaw, Neil Landsman, Sidney Lawrence, Elaine Feingold, Helen Waingard, Eli Berlin, Stanley Ross, Maureen Gordon, Sara Halperin, Mervyn Cohen, Moshe Veeder, Paula Edery, Rebecca Michelson, Geoff Marks, Michael Ordman, Stuart West, Max Sagal, Enid Abrahams, Marlen Gordon, Renee Laurent-Zajdman, Ann Silverman, Rabbi Arnie Fine.

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

Tarbut Chanuka Party - Members and their friends are invited to the Tarbut Chanuka Party to take place in the George Goddard Hall of our shul on Sunday 9th December (Last night of Chanuka) at 8pm. You will enjoy candle lighting, singing of Chanukah songs, Bingo with great prizes and comedy videos. You will be served with Latkes, Sufganiot and other refreshments for which a small donation is requested. Come and join in the fun.

Tarbut Lecture Series - The Tarbut Committee have pleasure in inviting you and your friends to an audio visual presentation by Rabbi Boruch Boudilovsky and Anthony Felix entitled “Torah, Talmud and Kabbalah through the eyes of Michelangelo”, how Michelangelo used his talents to protect the origins of his faith. This will be on Wednesday 19th December at 8pm in the George Goddard Hall. A small donation is requested to cover refreshments.

Friday Night Dinner for French Speakers - will be held on Friday 25th January. The cost per person will be NIS 150. Participants need to register before 10th January 2019. Please click here for more details (in French).

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.