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S Shabbat Parashat Shlach L'cha

19 Sivan 5779, June 21-22, 2019

Kabbalat Shabbat – 6 PM    Shabbat Morning – 9:30 AM

Torah Reading: Numbers 13:1-15:41
Haftarah: Joshua 2:1-24


Visit by Our Sister Congregation in Miami, Including a Sermon by Its Rabbi and Dinner in Our Garden – This Friday Evening, June 21:

This Friday evening, June 21, we will welcome Rabbi Jeremy Barras and the members of our sister congregation, "Temple Beth Am" in Miami, Florida.  Rabbi Barras will deliver the sermon in Hebrew.


Following services, a congregational dinner will be held in our garden for our two congregations. 


Mazal Tov to Har-El Member Cantor Eliyahu Schleifer on His 80th Birthday:

This Saturday morning, June 22, during our service, we will celebrate with Har-El member Cantor Eliyahu Schleifer his 80th birthday.  Following the service, the family invites those present for the kiddush.
Mazal tov to our teacher Eli!  All are invited.


Five Bar/Bat Mitzvah Ceremonies from the USA Next Week at the Egalitarian Kotel:

Monday, June 24: a group bar/bat mitzvah for families from our sister congregation Temple Beth Am from Miami, Florida.

Later that morning: Noa Foruzanfar from Los Angeles.  And that same day, in the afternoon: Julia Morales from Scottsdale, Arizona.

Thursday, June 27: Noah Most from Far Hills, New Jersey and Remy Langer from Lenoir City, Tennessee.

Friday, June 28: Elijah & Ethan Dardashty from Los Angeles.

Mazal tov to our bnot and bnai mitzvah and their families!


Vacations of Rabbi Ada and Har-El's Administrator Shany Next Week:

Rabbi Ada will be on vacation (some of the time overseas) next week, beginning June 23.  She will return to Har-El on Sunday, June 30.


Shany, Har-El's administrator will be on vacation overseas next week beginning June 23.  She will return to Har-El on Tuesday, July 2.


For urgent matters, please contact Cantor Evan at 054-4742314.


Have a great vacation Rabbi Ada and Shany!

An Invitation from the "Yad Elie" Organization to a Benefit Performance on Wednesday, July 17:

Please click here to view an invitation to a benefit event for the "Yad Elie" organization, led by Har-El member Rabbi David Lilienthal.


Events From Last Shabbat and This Past Week:


Last Saturday morning, June 15, we heard a lecture by Har-El member, artist Avraham Yakin on “My Childhood – Memories.”  Please click here to watch a recording of the lecture.  Yishar koach to Avraham on his fascinating lecture!


Six Bar/Bat Mitzvah Ceremonies From the States This Past Week:


Saturday afternoon, June 15 – Ilena Moses from Sherman Oaks, California at the Inbal Hotel.  Photo courtesy of photographer Jordan Polevoy.


Monday, June 17 – Bailey Morales from Valencia, California at the Egalitarian Kotel.


That same morning at the Egalitarian Kotel – Josh Lipson from our sister congregation Temple Beth Am in Miami, Florida.


Wednesday, June 19: Eitan Elan from Sarasota, Florida at the Egalitarian Kotel.


Thursday morning, June 20 – Matthew Moskovitz, also from our sister congregation Temple Beth Am in Miami at the Egalitarian Kotel.


Later that afternoon – Talia Kohn from New York City here in Har-El's garden.

Mazal tov to our bnai and bnot mitzvah and their families!


Shabbat Shalom!

Chairman - Zvi Giladi

Rabbi - Ada Zavidov

Cantor - Evan Cohen
Administrator - Shany Shlomo


Kehilat Har-El
16 Shmuel Hanagid Street
Jerusalem 9459216 
Tel: +972-2-625-3841
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