Parashat Emor

Parashat Emor

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13 Iyar, 5779 / May 18, 2019
Triennial Cycle III: Lev. 23:23-24:23
Ḥumash Etz Ḥayim, page 727
Haftarah: Ezekiel 44:15-31, page 735

Chapter 23 is called Seder Ha-Moa’dim — the Order of the Festivals

  1. (23:23-32) “The Day of Remembering the Shofar’s Sound”: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
  2. (23:33-34) The laws concerning the holiday of Sukkot.
  3. (24:1-4) The Eternal Light.
  4. (24:5-9) The Showbread.
  5. (24:10-12) An incident of blasphemy (cursing God).
  6. (24:13-16) The punishment of the blasphemer—death by stoning—and the announcement of the law of blasphemy for the future.
  7. (24:17-23) Other laws that have major penalties: murder and severe injury.

UPCOMING

Saturday, May 18
Israel Today Discussion
After lunch, approx 1:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21
Relay for Life Meeting
7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 22
Board Meeting
7:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, May 23
Dames Who dine
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

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

Saturday, May 25
Tot Shabbat
11:00 – 11:45 a.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
Parashah Yoga and Rabbi Laurie Matzkin
NEW TIME: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, June 2
Sunday Brunch for Parents and Teens
10:00 – 11:30 a.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.

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

SAVE THE DATE 
Thursday, June 13
After Minyan; approx 7:30 p.m.Join us for the FIRST 613 event. You too can help change the world!! More to come…

Announcements
Emergency Evacuation Drill
Sometime during Shabbat services on May 18, an emergency evacuation drill will be conducted as part of our ongoing safety and security measures.

Friday Night Services May 31 – August 23
Lotsa Helping Hands – Volunteers Needed
SafePark Program  – Volunteers Needed

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

July 28 – Aug 2
JCC Maccabi Games 2019 in Atlanta – for Teens

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Ongoing
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You are not alone! Mental Health Family Support Group
Second Monday of month, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m at Levy Family Campus
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Grandparents Support Group
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