Shabbat Bulletin

Parashat Shoftim

by Lynn Crocker on August 16, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 17th 7:38 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Shoftim 7 Elul, 5778/August 18, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Deut. 18:6-19:13 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 1094 Haftarah: Isaiah 51:12-52:12, page 1107 (18:6-8) The rights of the Levites who live outside of Jerusalem. (18:9-22) The prohibition of sorcery, with a warning to... Read more »

Parshat Re’eih/Rosh Ḥodesh

by Lynn Crocker on August 9, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 10th 7:45 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Re’eih/Rosh Ḥodesh 30 Av, 5778/August 11, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Deuteronomy 12:29-14:29 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, p. 1068. Maftir: Numbers 28, 9-15, page 930 Haftarah: Isaiah 66, page 1219 (12:29-13:1) Another warning against following the practices of the Canaanites. (13:2-19) Laws concerning... Read more »

Parshat Ekev

by Lynn Crocker on August 2, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 3rd 7:55 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Ekev 23 Av, 5778/August 4, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Deuteronomy 9:4-10:11. Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, p. 1042. Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14-51:3, p. 1055 (9:4-29) As part of a long section of exhortation and teaching, Moses reviews some of the history of the Israelites... Read more »

Parshat Va’et-ḥanan/ Shabbat Naḥamu

by Lynn Crocker on July 26, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 27th  8:01 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Va’et-ḥanan/ Shabbat Naḥamu 16 Av, 5778/July 28, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Deut. 5:1-6:25 Ḥumash Etz Hayim, page 1015 Haftarah: Isaiah 40:1-26, page 1033 (5:1-18) A recapitulation of the Ten Commandments. (5:19-30) The people are terrified by God’s voice. They beg Moses... Read more »

Parshat Devarim/Shabbat Ḥazon

by Lynn Crocker on July 19, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 20th 8:06 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Devarim/Shabbat Ḥazon 9 Av, 5778 / July 21, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Deut. 2:2-30 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 990 Haftarah: Isaiah 1:1-27, page 999 (2:2-30) The stages of the Israelites’ journeyings through the territory of the Edomites, the Moabites, and the... Read more »

Parshat Mattot-Masei

by Lynn Crocker on July 12, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 13th 8:10 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parshat Mattot-Masei 2 Av 5778 / July 14, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Numbers 32:1-33:49 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 949 Haftarah: Jeremiah 2:4-28; 3:4; 4:1-2, page 973 (32:1-14) The Reubenites and Gadites ask for the land east of the Jordan. (32:15-32) Moses agrees... Read more »

Parashat Pinḥas

by Lynn Crocker on July 5, 2018

View Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 6th 8:13 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Pinḥas 24 Tammuz 5778 / July 7, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Numbers 26:52-28:15 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 924 Haftarah: Jeremiah 1:1-2:3, page 968 (26:52-57) God tells Moses how the land will be distributed: the location of the tribe’s territory will be determined... Read more »

Parashat Balak

by Lynn Crocker on June 28, 2018

View/Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 29th  8:14 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Balak 17 Tammuz, 5778/June 30, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Num. 22:39-23:26 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 899 Haftarah: Micah 5:6-6:8, page 914 (22:39-41) Balaam arrives in Moab and is received by Balak with great honor. 23:1-26) To Balak’s distress, God twice compels Balaam... Read more »

Parashat Ḥukkat

by Lynn Crocker on June 21, 2018

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 22nd  8:14 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ḥukkat 10 Tammuz. 5778/June 23, 2018 Triennial Cycle Year II: Num. 20:1-21:10 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 883 Haftarah: Judges 11:1-33, page 909 (20:1-13) Moses brings water from a rock by striking it with his staff, but this contradicts God’s instructions to talk... Read more »

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 »