Shabbat Bulletin

Parashat Koraḥ

by Lynn Crocker on June 14, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 15th, 8:12 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Koraḥ 3 Tammuz, 5778 / June 16, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Num. 16:20-17:24 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim page 863 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 11:14-12:22, p. 876 (16:20-35) In response to Koraḥ’s challenge, a test is conducted. After the Israelites withdraw from the rebels,... Read more »

Parashat Shelah Lekha

by Lynn Crocker on June 7, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 8, 8:09p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Shelah Lekha 26 Sivan, 5778 / June 9, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Numbers 14:8-15:7 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 844 Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24, page 857 (14:8-10) The continuation of Joshua and Caleb’s encouraging words to the people. As a reward for their effort,... Read more »

Parshat B’ha’alo’tkha

by Lynn Crocker on May 31, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 1, 8:05p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parshat B’ha’alo’tkha 19 Sivan, 5778 / June 2, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Numbers 9:15-10:34 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 821 Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7, p. 837 10:11-34) After one year less 10 days, the Israelites leave Mount Sinai and travel according to a set order.... Read more »

Parshat B’midbar

by Lynn Crocker on May 17, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, May 18, 7:55p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat B’midbar 5 Sivan, 5778 / May 19, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Numbers 2:1-3:13 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 774 Haftarah Hosea 2:1-22 (2:1-31) The organization and order of the Israelite camp. (2:32-34) The total enrollment of the Israelites, except for the Levites: 603,550. (3:1-13)... Read more »

Parshat B’har-B’ḥukotai – May 12

by Lynn Crocker on May 10, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, May 11, 7:49 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat B’har-B’ḥukotai 27 Iyar, 5778 / May 12, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 25:39-26:46 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 744 Haftarah: Jeremiah 16:19-17:14, page 762 (25:39-55) Laws governing slaves, limiting the power of the owner over the slave and increasing the number of ways... Read more »

Parashat Emor May 5, 2018

by Lynn Crocker on May 3, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, May 4, 7:42 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Emor 20 Iyar, 5778 / May 5, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 22:17-23:22 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 722 Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31, page 734 (22:17-25) A list of defects that disqualify an animal from being sacrificed. (22:26-33) Additional laws regarding the sacrifices. (23:1-22)... Read more »

Parashat Aḥrei Mot-Kedoshim – April 28

by Lynn Crocker on April 26, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, April 27, 7:36 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Aḥrei Mot-Kedoshim 13 Iyar, 5778 / April 28, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 17:8-19:14 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 687 Haftarah: Amos 9:7-15, page 706 (17:8-9) Kareth, a punishment from God for sacrificing anywhere but the Tabernacle altar. (17:10-16) The prohibitions of eating... Read more »

Parashat Tazria-Metzora – April 21

by Lynn Crocker on April 19, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, April 20, 7:30 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Tazria-Metzora 6 Iyar, 5778 / April 21, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 13:40-14:32 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 657 Haftarah: 2 Kings 7:3-20 page 676 (13:40-46) Distinguishing baldness caused by tzara’at from the normal kind. (13:47-59) Laws concerning tzara’at of garments. (14:1-20) Instructions... Read more »

Parashat Sh’mini/Maḥar Ḥodesh – April 14

by Lynn Crocker on April 12, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, April 13, 7:24 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Sh’mini/Maḥar Ḥodesh 29 Nisan, 5778 / April 14, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 10:12-11:32 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 635 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 20:18-42 – page 1216 (10:12-15) The priests’ permitted portions from the offerings. (10:16-20) Moses finds that Aaron and his sons... Read more »

Shabbat Pesaḥ – Yizkor – April 7

by Lynn Crocker on April 5, 2018

View print bulletin Candle lighting Friday, April 6, 7:17 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Shabbat Pesaḥ – Yizkor 22 Nisan, 5778 April 7, 2018 Deuteronomy 14:22 – 16:17 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 1074 Maftir: Numbers 28:19-25, page 932 Haftarah: Isaiah 10:32-12:6, page 1316 (14:22-29) The laws of the second tithe. (15:1-6) The laws of the sabbatical year,... Read more »

Shabbat Pesaḥ – Day 1

by Lynn Crocker on March 29, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, March 30, 7:11 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Shabbat Pesaḥ – Day 1 15 Nisan, 5778/ March 31,  2018 Exodus 12:21 – 12:51, Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 385 Maftir: Numbers 28:16-25, page 931 Haftarah: Joshua 3:5-7; 5:2 – 6:1; 6:27, page 1299 (12:21-28) Moses and Aaron transmit the Passover commandments to the... Read more »

Parashat Tzav – March 24, 2018

by Lynn Crocker on March 22, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, March 23, 7:05 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Tzav Shabbat HaGadol 8 Nisan, 5778 / March 24, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Leviticus 7:11-38 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 617 Haftarah: Malachi 3:4-24, page 1295 (7:11—21) The Sh’lamim: the peace or thanks-offering. There are three kinds: of thanksgiving, in fulfillment of a... Read more »

Parashat Vayikra Rosh Ḥodesh Shabbat Ha-Ḥodesh

by Lynn Crocker on March 15, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, March 16, 6:59 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Vayikra Rosh Ḥodesh Shabbat Ha-Ḥodesh 1 Nisan, 5778 / March 17, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Lev. 3:1-4:26 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 592 Scroll #2: Numbers 28:9-15, page 930 Maftir (Scroll #3): Exodus 12:1-20, page 380 Haftarah Ezekiel 45:16-46:18 (Chapter 3) The laws... Read more »

Parashat Vayakhel – Pekudei Shabbat Parah –

by Lynn Crocker on March 8, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, March 9, 5:52 p.m SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ki Tissa 23 Adar, 5778 / March 10, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 37:17-39:21 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 560 Maftir: Numbers 19:1-22 Page 880 Haftarah: Ezekiel 36:16-38 (37:17-38:8) The construction of the Menorah, the incense altar, the sacrificial altar and the bronze... Read more »

Parashat Ki Tissa

by Lynn Crocker on March 1, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, March 2, 5:45 p.m SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ki Tissa 16 Adar, 5778 / March 3, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 31:18 – 33:11 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 529 Haftarah:  1 Kings 18:1-39, page 548 (31:18-32:6) While God is giving Moses the two tablets of the commandments, the Israelites despair... Read more »

Parashat Tetzaveh Shabbat Zakhor – February 24

by Lynn Crocker on February 22, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, February 23rd 5:39 p.m SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Tetzaveh Shabbat Zakhor 9 Adar, 5778 / February 24, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 28:31-29:18 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 508 Maftir: Deuteronomy 25:17-19, page 1135 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 15:2-34, page 1280 (28:31-35) The directions for making the High Priest’s robe. (28:36-39)... Read more »

Parashat Terumah – February 17, 2018

by Lynn Crocker on February 15, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, February 16, 5:31 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Terumah 2 Adar, 5778 / February 17, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 26:1-30 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 491 Haftarah : 1 Kings 5:26-6:13, page 499 (26:1-14) Detailed instructions regarding the construction of the Mishkan: The cloth covering, the gold clasps, and... Read more »

Parashat Mishpatim – February 10

by Lynn Crocker on February 8, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, February 9, 5:24 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Mishpatim- Shabbat Shekalim 25 Shevat, 5778 / February 10, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 22:4-23:19 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 465 Maftir: Exodus 30:11-16, page 523 Haftarah: 2 Kings 12:1-12:17, page 1276 (22:4-5) Laws of damages. (22:6-14) Laws governing different kinds of... Read more »

Parashat Yitro

by Lynn Crocker on February 1, 2018

View/Print Candle lighting Friday, February 2 ,  5:16 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Yitro 18 Shevat, 5778 / February 3, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 18:1-20:23 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 432 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-7:6; 9:5-6, page 452 (18:1-12) Jethro comes to visit his son-in-law Moses, bringing Zipporah, Moses’ wife and his two sons.  He rejoices... Read more »

Parashat B’shallah Shabbat Shirah

by Lynn Crocker on February 1, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, January 26th, 5:09 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat B’shallah/ Shabbat Shirah 11 Shevat, 5778 / January 27, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 14:15-16:10 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 403 Haftarah: Judges 4:4-5:31, page 424 (14:15-18) God tells Moses that He will save Israel; they will cross the sea on dry land.... Read more »

Parashat Bo – January 13

by Lynn Crocker on January 18, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, January 19th,  5:01 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Bo 4 Shevat, 5778/ January 20, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 11:4-12:28 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 379 Haftarah: Jeremiah 46:13-28, page 395 (11:4-10) Moses announces the tenth plague to Pharaoh, and the slaying of all the first-born of Egypt, but God hardens... Read more »

Parashat Va-era January 12, 2018

by Lynn Crocker on January 11, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, January 12th,  4:54 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Va-era 26 Tevet, 5778 / January 13, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 7:8-8:15 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 357 Haftarah: Ezekiel 28:25-29:21, page 369 (7:8-13) Moses and Aaron demonstrate their miraculous sign before Pharaoh: the staff transformed into a serpent. Pharaoh’s magicians duplicate... Read more »

Parashat Shemot

by Lynn Crocker on January 4, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, January 5th,  4:47pm SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Shemot 19 Tevet, 5778 / January 6, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Exodus 3:1-4:17 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 326 Haftarah: Isaiah 27:6-28:13, 29:22-23, page 343 (3:1-10) The revelation at the burning bush. Moses is called by God to be a prophet and a leader... Read more »

Parashat Va-y’ḥi December 30th

by Lynn Crocker on December 28, 2017

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, December 29th 4:41pm SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Va-y’ḥi 12 Tevet, 5778 / December 30, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year II: Genesis 49:1-26 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 298 Haftarah: 1 Kings 2:1-12, page 312 (49:1-26) Jacob’s last words and testament to his sons, not as they are, but as they will be. This... Read more »

Parashat Vayigash – December 23

by Lynn Crocker on December 21, 2017

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, December 22nd 4:36pm SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Vayigash 5 Tevet, 5778 / December 23, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year II: Genesis 45:28-46:27 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 279 Haftarah: Ezekiel 37:15-28, page 290 (45:28-46:27) Jacob agrees to go down to Egypt to see Joseph.  Jacob leaves for Egypt with his family. On the... Read more »