Parashat Behar

Parashat Behar

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20 Iyar, 5779 / May 25, 2019
Triennial Cycle III: Lev. 25:29-26:2
Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 742
Haftarah: Jeremiah 32:6-27, page 759

  1. (25:29-14) Laws related to the Jubilee year, which came every 50 years, when all land is returned to its original owners.
  2. (25:35-38) The commandment to help an Israelite or resident alien who becomes impoverished, by loaning him money at no interest.
  3. (25:39-55) Laws governing slaves, limiting the power of the owner over the slave and increasing the number of ways he could be freed, all this because “the Israelites are My slaves.”
  4. (26:1-2) Laws against idolatry and for the observance of the Shabbat.

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Friday Night Services May 31 – August 23
Lotsa Helping Hands – Volunteers Needed
SafePark Program  – Volunteers Needed
Tikkun Olam Project 
Jewish Heritage Night at SF Giants 
NOTE:  Friday, May 31st
Services will begin at 5:30pm with Shabba-tot! 

UPCOMING

Saturday, May 25
Approachable Torah
10:15  -11:30 a.m.

Saturday, May 25
Tot Shabbat
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Sunday, May 26
Beet with the Boys
6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Friday, May 31
Shabba-tot!
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 1
Mindfulness and Meditation Through the Hasidic Lens
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Saturday, June 1
Parasha Yoga and Rabbi Laurie Matzkin
NEW TIME: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 2
Jewish Music Festival 
2:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Monday, June 3 
Summer Book Recommendations 2019 – RSVP by May 27
7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Friday, June 7
Jewish Community Pride Shabbat
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 8
Jewish Book Discussion Group
after lunch, approx 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 8
Tikkun Leil Shavuot – RSVP by June 3
9:25 – 11:30 p.m.

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