Shabbat Bulletin

Shabbat Shuvah

by Lynn Crocker on September 19, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, September 22nd 6:48 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ha’azinu / Shabbat Shuvah 3 Tishrei, 5778 / September 23, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Deuteronomy 32:1-52 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayyim, page 1185 Haftarah: Hosea 14:2-10; Joel 2:15-27, page 1234 We follow the custom of adding the verses from Joel to the central... Read more »

Parashat Nitzavim-Vayeilekh

by Lynn Crocker on September 14, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, September 15th 6:59 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Nitzavim-Vayeilekh 25 Elul, 5777/September 16, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 29:9-30:14 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page page 1165 Haftarah: Isaiah 61:10-63:9, page 1180 (30:1-10) After they return in complete repentance, God will have mercy upon His people, and the dispersed of Israel... Read more »

Parashat Ki Tavo – September 9th

by Lynn Crocker on September 7, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, September 8th 7:09 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ki Tavo 18 Elul, 5777/September 9, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 26:1-27:10 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1140 Haftarah: Isaiah 60:1-22, page 1160 (26:1-11) The bringing of the first fruits, the Bikkurim, to the priests in the Temple. (26:12-15) The declaration that... Read more »

Parashat Ki Teitzei – September 2

by Lynn Crocker on August 31, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, September 2nd 7:20 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Ki Teitzei 11 Elul, 5777/September 2, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 21:10-23:7 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1112 Haftarah: Isaiah 54:1-10, page 1138 (21:10-21) Family laws. (21:22-23) Treatment of the body of an executed criminal. (22:1-12) Miscellaneous domestic laws. (22:13-23:7) Laws of... Read more »

Parashat Shof’tim

by Lynn Crocker on August 24, 2017

View Printed Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 25th 7:30 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Shof’tim 4 Elul, 5777/August 26, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 16:18-18:5 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1088 Haftarah: Isaiah 51:12-52:12, page 1107 (16:18-21) The commandment to appoint judges and officers to keep order, and a warning against setting up a pillar for... Read more »

Parashat R’eih

by Lynn Crocker on August 17, 2017

View Printed Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 18th 7:39 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat R’eih 27 Av, 5777/August 19, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 11:26-12:28 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1061 Haftarah: Isaiah 54:11-55:5, page 1085 (11:26-32) The Israelites are given a choice: See, this day I set before you blessing and curse, and are warned... Read more »

Parashat Eikev August 12, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on August 10, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 11th 7:48 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Eikev 20 Av, 5777/August 12, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 7:12-9:3 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1037 Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14-51:3, page 1055 7:12-16) The rewards for following the commandments. 7:17-24) A word of encouragement: don’t be afraid of the Canaanites. God will... Read more »

Parashat Va-etḥanan – August 5, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on August 3, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, August 4th 7:55 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Va-etḥanan / Shabbat Naḥamu 13 Av, 5777/August 5, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I:  Deuteronomy 3:23-5:18 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 1005 Haftarah: Isaiah 40:1-26, page 1033 (3:23-29) Moses pleads with God to enter the Promised Land. (4:1-24) An admonition to follow God’s laws... Read more »

Parashat Devarim – July 29, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on July 27, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 28th, 8:02 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Devarim/ Shabbat Ḥazon 6 Av, 5777/July 29, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Deuteronomy 1:1-2:1 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 981 Haftarah: Isaiah 1:1-27, page 1000 (1:1-8) A short introduction to Moses’ words of warning spoken in various places during his last days.  He... Read more »

Parashat Mattot-Mas’ei July 22, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on July 20, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 21st, 8:07 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Mattot-Mas’ei 28 Tammuz, 5777/July 22, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 30:2-31:54 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 941 Haftarah: Jeremiah 2:4-28; 3:4; page 972 (30:2-17) Laws concerning vows made by women. (31:1-54) The war against Midian, including the distribution of spoils. ANNOUNCEMENTS CBD... Read more »

Parashat Pinḥas – July 15, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on July 13, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 14th, 8:11 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Pinḥas 21 Tammuz, 5777/July 15, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 25:10 – 26:51 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 918 Haftarah: 1 Kings 18:46 – 19:21; page 938 (25:10-15) Pinhas is rewarded for his quick action, killing an Israelite who was consorting with... Read more »

Parashat Ḥukkat July 1, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on June 29, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, July 7th, 8:14 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Balak 14 Tamuz, 5777/July 8, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 22:2-38 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 894 Haftarah: Micah 5:6-6:8, page 914 (22:2-7) Balak, King of Moab, invites Balaam, who has the power to bless and curse, to help him by cursing... Read more »

Parashat Koraḥ – Rosh Ḥodesh – June 24, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on June 22, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 23rd, 8:14 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Koraḥ – Rosh Ḥodesh 30 Sivan 5777/June 24, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 16:1-17:15 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 860 Maftir: Numbers 28:9-15; page 930 Haftarah: Isaiah 66:1-24; Repeat Verse 23, page 1220 (16:1-15) Koraḥ and his faction rebel. Moses sends for... Read more »

Parshat Shelaḥ Leḥa June 16, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on June 15, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 16th, 8:12 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am   Parshat Shelaḥ Leḥa 23 Sivan, 5777/June 17, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 13:1-14:7 Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 840 Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24, page 856 (13:1-25) Moses sends 12 spies to scout the land of Canaan. After 40 days, the spies return bringing spectacular... Read more »

Parashat Beha’alotekha – June 10, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on June 8, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday , June 9th, 8:09 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Beha’alotekha 16 Sivan, 5777/June 10, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 8:1-9:14 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 816 Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14-4:7, page 836 (8:1-4) The commandment to Aaron the High Priest to light the menorah in the Tabernacle. (8:5-22) The purification of... Read more »

Parashat Naso – June 3, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on May 30, 2017

View Print Bulletin Candle lighting Friday, June 2, 8:05 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Naso 9 Sivan, 5777 / June 3, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 4:21-5:10 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 791 Haftarah: Judges 13:2-25, page 813 (4:21-49) The continuation of the census of the Levites begun in Parshat Bemidbar, and their responsibilities in serving... Read more »

Parashat Bamidbar – May 27, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on May 25, 2017

View Parashat Parashat Bamidbar Candle lighting Friday, May 26th, 8:00 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Bamidbar 2 Sivan, 5777 / May 27, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Numbers 1:1-54 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 769 Haftarah: Hosea 2:1-22, p. 786 (Num. 1:1-16) God orders Moses and Aaron to take a census of the male Israelites of military... Read more »

Parashat Behar-Behukotai – May 20, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on May 18, 2017

View Parashat Behar-Behukotai Candle lighting Friday, May 19th, 7:55 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am  Parashat Behar-Behukotai  24 Iyyar 5777/May 20, 2017 Trienniel Cycle Year I:  Leviticus 25:1-38 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 738 Haftarah, Jeremiah 16:19-17:14, p. 763 (25:1-7) The land shall be sanctified by means of the sh’mittah, the sabbatical year, a year of agricultural rest every... Read more »

Parashat Emor – May 13, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on May 11, 2017

View Parashat Emor – May 13, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, May 12th, 7:49 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Emor 17 Iyar, 5777 / May 13, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Leviticus 21:1-22:16 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 717 Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31, page 735 (21:1-9) Prohibitions against the priest coming near a dead person, and the marital laws... Read more »

Parashat Aḥarei Mot-K’doshim – May 6, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on May 4, 2017

View Parashat Aḥarei Mot-K’doshim – May 6, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, May 5th, 7:43 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Aḥarei Mot-K’doshim Iyar 10, 5777 / May 6, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Lev. 16:1-16:34 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 679 Haftarah: Amos 9:7, page 706 (16:1-28) The order of worship on Yom Kippur, beginning with instructions to... Read more »

Parashat Tazria-Metzora – April 29, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on April 27, 2017

View Parashat Tazria-Metzora – April 29, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, April 28th, 7:36 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Tazria-Metzora 3 Iyar, 5777 / April 29, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Lev. 12:1-13:29 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 649 Haftarah: 2 Kings 7:3-20 page 676 1. (12:1-8) The laws governing a woman’s state of ritual impurity following childbirth.... Read more »

Parashat Shemini – April 22, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on April 20, 2017

View Parashat Shemini – April 22, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, April 21nd, 7:30 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Shemini Birkat Ḥahodesh 26 Nisan, 5777 / April 22, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Lev. 9:1-10:11 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 630 Maftir: Numbers 19:1-22, page 880 Haftarah: 2 Samuel 6:1-7:17, page 645 (9:1-7) The ordination of Aaron and... Read more »

Shabbat Ḥol Ha-Moed Pesaḥ – April 15, 2015

by Lynn Crocker on April 13, 2017

View Shabbat Hol Ha-Moed Pesach – April 15, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, April 14th, 7:25 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Shabbat Ḥol Ha-Moed Pesaḥ 19 Nisan 5777 / April 15, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 33:12 – 34:26 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 538 Maftir, Numbers 28:19-25, page 932 Haftarah, Ezekiel 37:1 – 14, page 1308 After... Read more »

Parashat Tzav – April 8, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on April 6, 2017

View Parashat Tzav – April 8, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, April 7th, 7:17 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Tzav/Shabbat HaGadol 12 Nisan, 5777 / April 8, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Lev. 6:1-7:10 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 613 Maftir, Deuteronomy 25:17-19, page 1135 Haftarah, Malakhi 3:4 – 24; repeat verse 23, page 1296 (6:1-6) Instructions concerning... Read more »

Parashat Va-yikra – April 1, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on March 30, 2017

View Parashat Va-yikra – April 1, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, March 31st, 7:11 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Va-yikra 5 Nissan, 5777 / April 1, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Lev. 1:1-2:16 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 585 Haftarah: Isaiah 43:21-44:23, page 607 (1:1-17) The laws regarding the olah, or burnt offering. The entire animal, except for... Read more »