UA-120078225-1
top of page

Shabbat Shalom שבת שלום (December 5, 2022)



-Announcements

-Candle Lighting Times for Shabbat (Ontario, CA)

-Office Hours

-This week’s 10-Minute Torah

-Adult Torah Study

-Board Meeting

-Judaic Studies

-This week's Upcoming Shabbat services

-Hebrew School

-Adult Hebrew Class

-Mi Sheberach List




*For your information, I have included below my schedule, including office hours for the next two weeks and specific classes in which I am involved.


** Please note that recent security issues have been resolved and I am now transitioning to using the templesholomofontario.org email platform, but some emails will continue to go out from this address.

***For your convenience and information, Zoom links will be provided in separate emails for security purposes.

****I have updated our Mi Sheberach מי שברך list for those in need of healing by removing the names of those of whom we were uncertain. Please advise if any names were removed in error. For your convenience, I am attaching this revised list to this email that only goes to members of Temple Sholom of Ontario. Thank you.



Shabbat Times for Ontario, California, USA

Candle lighting / הדלקת נרות

Friday, December 94:23 – 4:23pm

December 10 Parashat Vayishlach 5:22pm Havdalah






Office Hours this week:

Note different schedule due to family emergency:

Monday, December 5, 2022 (Out of town)

Thursday, December 8, 2022 1:30 pm –7:30 pm (Board Meeting @ 7:30pm)

Friday, December 9, 2022 6:00pm - 7:30pm (Friday Night Shabbat Ma'ariv @ 7:30pm)

Monday, December 12, 2022 9:30 am –1:30 pm

Tuesday, December 13, 2022 9:30 am –1:30 pm

Friday, December 16, 2022 6:00pm - 7:30pm (Friday Night Shabbat Ma'ariv @ 7:30pm)

(Subject to change. Please call for appointments)



Parashat Vayishlach 5783 / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּשְׁלַח

10 December 2022 / 16 Kislev 5783

Parashat Vayishlach is the 8th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 32:4-36:43

Vayishlach (“He Sent”) follows Jacob and his family as Jacob wrestles with a man (commonly understood as an angel), is renamed Israel, and reconciles with his brother, Esau. Jacob’s daughter, Dina, is raped by a Hivite prince, and her brothers sack a city in response. Rachel dies as she gives birth to Jacob's youngest child, Benjamin. [1]




Adult Torah Study Class

Next Session: Monday December 12 at 7:30 pm PT

Zoom Links sent in separate email Monday morning. Please reply if you do not receive them.

Parashat Vayishlach 5783 / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּשְׁלַח

10 December 2022 / 16 Kislev 5783

Parashat Vayishlach is the 8th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 32:4-36:43

Vayishlach (“He Sent”) follows Jacob and his family as Jacob wrestles with a man (commonly understood as an angel), is renamed Israel, and reconciles with his brother, Esau. Jacob’s daughter, Dina, is raped by a Hivite prince, and her brothers sack a city in response. Rachel dies as she gives birth to Jacob's youngest child, Benjamin. [1]

Triennial year 1

1: 32:4-6 · 3 p’sukim ·

2: 32:7-9 · 3 p’sukim ·

3: 32:10-13 · 4 p’sukim ·

4: 32:14-22 · 9 p’sukim ·

5: 32:23-30 · 8 p’sukim ·

6: 32:31-33:5 · 8 p’sukim ·

7: 33:6-20 · 15 p’sukim ·

maf: 33:18-20 · 3 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Obadiah 1:1-21 · 21 p’sukim

Soncino Chumash: pp. 122 - 127 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp.122 - 134)

Artscroll Chumash: pp. 170 - 155 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp. 170 - 197)

Etz Chaim Chumash: pp.198 - 206 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp.198 - 220)



Judaic Studies

Next session: Thursday, December 15 @ 7:30pm

(Preempted for Board Meeting on December 8)

Come join us for a lively discussion of various topics on Judaica.


Upcoming Services

Shabbat Ma'ariv Service Friday, December 9, 2022 @ 7:30 pm

Note new start times @ 7:30pm

Shabbat Shachrit Service Saturday, December 10, 2022 @ 10:00 am

Note that start times are due to change 1st Saturday in January (1/7/23) @ 9:30am

Zoom Links sent in separate email Friday afternoon. Please reply if you do not receive them.

Parashat Vayishlach 5783 / פָּרָשַׁת וַיִּשְׁלַח

10 December 2022 / 16 Kislev 5783

Parashat Vayishlach is the 8th weekly Torah portion in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading.

Torah Portion: Genesis 32:4-36:43

Vayishlach (“He Sent”) follows Jacob and his family as Jacob wrestles with a man (commonly understood as an angel), is renamed Israel, and reconciles with his brother, Esau. Jacob’s daughter, Dina, is raped by a Hivite prince, and her brothers sack a city in response. Rachel dies as she gives birth to Jacob's youngest child, Benjamin. [1]

Triennial year 1

1: 32:4-6 · 3 p’sukim ·

2: 32:7-9 · 3 p’sukim ·

3: 32:10-13 · 4 p’sukim ·

4: 32:14-22 · 9 p’sukim ·

5: 32:23-30 · 8 p’sukim ·

6: 32:31-33:5 · 8 p’sukim ·

7: 33:6-20 · 15 p’sukim ·

maf: 33:18-20 · 3 p’sukim ·

Haftarah: Obadiah 1:1-21 · 21 p’sukim

Soncino Chumash: pp. 122 - 127 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp.122 - 134)

Artscroll Chumash: pp. 170 - 155 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp. 170 - 197)

Etz Chaim Chumash: pp.198 - 206 Triennial Year 1 (Full Kriyah pp.198 - 220)

*Note that we are now doing the Triennial reading for our Shabbat Torah services. 5783 will be Triennial Year 1


**We are holding live Shabbat services back in the synagogue. We will still continue to broadcast on Zoom for those unable to come to the sanctuary. Please call the office for more information if you'd like to attend.




Hebrew School at Temple Sholom of Ontario

Next Hebrew School will be Sunday, December 11, 2022.

No Hebrew School December 4 due to Family Emergency

First Session Sunday 10:00am - 10:40am

Second Session Sunday 10:50am - 11:30am

Hebrew school is back on at Temple Sholom of Ontario. We will continue in the fall hold classes virtually on Sundays starting at 10:00am PT. There will be two sessions, 40 minutes each, with a 10-minute break in between.

Details will follow soon.


The first session will focus on Hebrew reading and prayers. We will read from the week's Torah portion using a Chumash and an online site. Besides the main prayers used in our services, we will also learn Torah and Haftarah blessings.

The second session will be a general learning session of that weekly sedrah/portion. We will also discuss notable Jewish personalities, from celebrities to prophets and kings. There will also be special topics such as gossip and evolution.

Please let us know if you'd like to join us and of course if you have any questions.



Adult Hebrew Reading Course

Sunday, December 11, 11:45 am – 12:45 am

No Adult Hebrew Reading Course December 4 due to Family Emergency


A new Hebrew Reading course from NJOP.


Also, People have been asking for more practice in Hebrew Reading. We are planning a Hebrew reading course that will help you understand the prayers as well



Chanukah 2022 / חֲנוּכָּה 5783

Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of rededication 🕎

Chanukah for Hebrew Year 5783 begins at sundown on Sunday, 18 December 2022 and ends at nightfall on Monday, 26 December 2022.

Hanukkah (Hebrew: חֲנֻכָּה, usually spelled חנוכה pronounced [χanuˈka] in Modern Hebrew, also romanized as Chanukah or Chanuka), also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt of the 2nd century BCE. Hanukkah is observed for eight nights and days, starting on the 25th day of Kislev according to the Hebrew calendar, which may occur at any time from late November to late December in the Gregorian calendar.



***I have updated our Mi Sheberach מי שברך list for those in need of healing by removing the names of those of whom we were uncertain. Please advise if any names were removed in error. For your convenience, I am attaching this revised list to this email that only goes to members of Temple Sholom of Ontario. Thank you.



*The titles in blue and underlined are "hyperlinks". If you click on any of those, it will lead to that site/URL. The hyperlink gives a descriptive title with the actual link embedded in that title. Anyone who is concerned about clicking a link or hyperlink can access any of these resources by going to my website, www.modernrabbistephen.com. You can find them in the "Blog" and "Videos" sections, as well as the "Instagram Links" by clicking on the various pictures.





9 views0 comments

Comentários


bottom of page