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Shabbat Parashat “Shmot”
21 Tevet 5780
January 17-18, 2020

Kabbalat Shabbat – 5 PM   
Shabbat Morning – 9:30 AM

Parashat Hashavua: Exodus 1:1-6:1
Haftarah: Jeremiah 1:1-2:3


Kabbalat Shabbat Services This Friday, January 17:

This Friday evening, January 17, Cantor Evan will lead the service.


Shabbat Morning Services This Saturday, January 18:

This Saturday morning, January 18, our rabbinic intern Dana Sharon will deliver the sermon. Rabbi Ada and Cantor Evan will lead the service.


This Saturday Morning, January 18 - Lecture in English:

This Saturday morning, January 18, a lecture will be given in English as part of our Saturday morning lecture series, at 11:30 AM following Shabbat services and kiddush.  Speaking will be Har-El member Rabbi Hillel Millgram on: “Good Intentions and the Road to Hell: פילגש בגבעה The Concubine at Gibeah”.


Meeting of Rabbi Ada with Young Adults from “Krembo Wings”, Sunday, January 19:

This Sunday, January 19, Rabbi Ada will meet with a group of 18 year olds volunteering (the year before their IDF service) with “Krembo Wings (K’nafayim Shel Krembo)” – a youth group that integrates together children and teens with and without special needs.   The meeting will be about the Reform Movement.


Israeli Bar Mitzvah – Saturday, January 25:

Next Saturday, January 25, Yuval Yogev from Modiin will be called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah.  Yuval is the great-grandson of long-time members Regina & Aharon Zwergbaum z”l.  Mazal tov to Yuval and his family.


Events of the Past Week:


Meeting of Rabbi Ada with the Alma Pre-IDF Program:


On Wednesday, January 15, Rabbi Ada met with participants in the "Alma" Pre-IDF preparatory program for a conversation about the Reform movement and the value of equality between the sexes. The meeting was held here at Har-El, and participating was our rabbinic intern, Dana Sharon (second from the right; thank you Dana for the photos).


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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