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Shabbat Parashat “Korach”
2 Tamuz 5781
June 11-12, 2021

Friday Evening – 6 PM   Saturday Morning – 9:30 AM


Shabbat Services This Weekend, June 11-12:

Shabbat evening service – Friday, June 11 at 6 PM.


Shabbat morning service – Saturday, June 12 at 9:30 AM.  Cantor Naomi Lifshitz will be the shlichat tzibur and will also read Torah.


Cantor Evan will have the weekend off and Rabbi Ada will officiate at Shabbat services on Friday and Saturday.


All of the services in the synagogue are broadcast via livestream to Har-El’s YouTube channel using the following link:

as well as on our congregation’s Facebook page.


Rabbi Ada's Classes Next Week:

Monday, June 14 at 5:30 PM – class on the prophet Ezekiel.
For the Zoom link, please click here.


Thursday, June 17 at 5:30 PM – class on the weekly Torah portion "Korach".  For the Zoom link, please click here.


Rabbi Ada's classes will be held over Zoom and livestreamed to the congregation's YouTube channel ( please click here ).


Beit Midrash in English Led by Har-El Member Rabbi Helen Bar-Yaacov:

Tuesday, June 15, at 4:30 PM at Kehilat Har-El: class led by Har-El member Rabbi Helen Bar-Yaacov titled “Journeying Through the Tanach.”


* The class is held in English but is open to all those whose mother tongue isn’t English.


For additional details and to join, please contact Rabbi Helen Bar-Yaacov at 053-527-6018 or Har-El administrator Shany at 053-649-9584.


Har-El General Meeting on Zoom – Next Week, Wednesday, June 16:

On Wednesday, June 16 at 6 PM, we will hold our annual general meeting to confirm the balance sheet for 2020, and hold elections to the synagogue board for the next two years.  The meeting will be held over Zoom.  For the Zoom link, please click here.


Members of the congregation who would like to submit their candidacy for the board are asked to contact Shany, Har-El's administrator at 053-649-9584 or by email: shany@kharel.org.il .


Likewise, one can contact Shany in order to view the 2020 balance sheet.


All of our members are invited to participate in the general meeting!


Mazal Tov:

Mazal tov to Har-El member Lea Rakia on the birth of her first great-grandchild, the first grandchild of her son Dubi, and son to Dubi’s daughter Tamar and her husband Ro’i!


Invitation from the Reform Movement to an Event in Honor of MK Rabbi Gilad Kariv:

On Saturday, June 19, an event in appreciation of outgoing Israeli Reform Movement executive director, Member of Knesset Rabbi Giladi Kariv, will be held.  The event will be held at Hebrew Union College (13 King David Street, Jerusalem) beginning at 5 PM.


For additional details and registration (places are limited and there is a fee for participation), please click here.


Sermons from Last Shabbat, Parashat "Shlach L’cha":

To view the sermon delivered by Har-El member Dr. Gabriel Alexander on Friday evening, June 4, please click here.


To view the sermon delivered by Rabbi Ada last Saturday morning, June 5, please click here.


Last week, a virtual fundraising event was held by ARZA-Canada of the Reform Movement, with the participation of cantors, musicians, and leaders from Canada and Israel.  Among the songs that were performed was a new arrangement of the song “Kanfei Ruach”, with the participation of Cantor Evan together with his colleagues from Canada and Israel.  To watch the recording, please click here.


Shabbat Shalom, Chodesh Tov,
and Wishes of Good Health,
Peace, and Security!

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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