Shabbat Bulletin

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 »

Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei – March 25, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on March 23, 2017

View Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei – March 25, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, March 24th 7:05 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei / Shabbat HaḤodesh 27 Adar I, 5777/March 25, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 35:1-36:19 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 552 Maftir: Exodus 12:1-20; page 380 Haftarah: Ezekiel 45:16-46:18; page 1291 (35:1-3) An additional warning about observing the... Read more »

Parashat Ki Tissa – March 18, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on March 16, 2017

View Parashat Ki Tissa – March 18, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, March 17th 6:59 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Ki Tissa – Shabbat Parah 20 Adar I, 5777/March 18, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 30:11-31:17 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 523 Maftir: Numbers 19:1-22, page 880 Haftarah: Ezekiel 36:16-38, page 1287 (30:11-16) The contribution of the... Read more »

Parashat T’tzaveh – March 11, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on March 9, 2017

View Parashat T’tzaveh – March 11, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, March 10th 5:52 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat T’tzaveh – Shabbat Zakhor 13 Adar, 5777/March 11, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 27:20-28:30; Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 503 Maftir: Devarim 25:17-19; Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 1135 Haftarah: 1 Samuel 15:1-34, page 1281 (27:20-21) Instructions concerning the... Read more »

Parashat T’rumah – March 4, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on March 8, 2017

View Parashat T’rumah – March 4, 2017 Candle lighting Friday, March 3rd 5:46 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat T’rumah 1 Adar I, 5777/March 4, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 25:1-40 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 485 Haftarah: 1 Kings 5:26-6:13, page 500 (25:1-9) God commands that donations be taken from the Israelites for the building of... Read more »

Parashat Yitro – February 18, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on February 16, 2017

View Parashat Yitro – February 18, 2017 Candle Lighting Friday, February 17th 5:31 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Yitro   22 Shevat, 5777/February 18, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 18:1-20:23 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 432 Haftarah: Isaiah 6:1-13; 7:1-6; 9:5-6, page 451 (18:1-12) Jethro comes to visit his son-in-law Moses, bringing Zipporah, Moses’ wife and his... Read more »

Parashat Beshallaḥ – February 11, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on February 9, 2017

View Parashat Beshallah – February 11, 2017 Candle Lighting Friday, February 10th 5:24 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Beshallaḥ / Tu B’Shevat 15 Shevat, 5777/February 11, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 13:17-15:26 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 399 Haftarah: Judges 4:4-5:31, page 423 (13:17-22) The beginning of the Exodus, and its route through the desert. The... Read more »

Parashat Va-era – Rosh Ḥodesh – January 28, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on January 26, 2017

View Parashat Va-era – January 28, 2017 Candle Lighting Friday, January 27, 2017 5:09 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Va-era – Rosh Ḥodesh 1 Shevat, 5777 /January 28, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 6:2-7:7 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 351 Maftir Etz Hayim, B’Midbar (Numbers) 28:9-15, pg 930 (6:2-9) God reminds Moses of the Covenant with... Read more »

Parashat Shemot January 21, 2017

by Lynn Crocker on January 19, 2017

View Parashat Shemot – January 21, 2017 Candle Lighting Friday, January 20, 2017 5:01 p.m. SERVICES Friday Evening 6:30pm Shabbat Morning 9:30am Parashat Shemot 23 Tevet 5777 / January 21, 2017 Triennial Cycle Year I: Exodus 1:1-2:25 Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 317 Haftarah: Isaiah 27:6-28:13 and 22-23:2-3, page 342 (1:1-7) Prologue and background. (1:8-14) The beginning of the enslavement. (1:15-22)... Read more »