WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - THURSDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS

If there is anyone who would like to assist the CSO over the chagim, please make contact with Darren Joseph at 082-562-6673 or speak to a CSO volunteer.

UPCOMING EVENTS

SELICHOT

We begin reciting Selichot at midnight this Motzei Shabbat, Saturday night 21st September.

On all other days Selichot Services will commence at the regular Shacharit time. Please note: Tuesday 24th September (Public holiday/Heritage Day) at 08:00 a.m.

YOM TOV ORDERS 5780

Yom Tov orders are ready for collection from the PHC Office.  Payment must please be made on collection.

YOM TOV SEATING & YIZKOR BOOK 2019 / 5780

We appeal to all congregants to please complete the online forms below for your Yom Tov seating and Yizkor booklet requirements even if your requirements have not changed since last year. This will greatly assist us in accomodating everyone. Please complete these forms by Monday, 23rd of September - no seating requests submitted after this date will be processed. For your convenience we have included a link to last year's Yizkor Booklet.

YOM TOV SEATING FORM

YIZKOR BOOKLET FORM


HIGH HOLIDAYS INFORMATION & TISHREI PACK

Please click on the links below to download a soft copy of the following. They are all available in print from the PHC office.

TISHREI GUIDE 5780 / 2019

HIGH HOLIDAYS INFO 2019

TIMETABLE OF SERVICES 2019

PARKING PERMITS


Please apply at the Shul Office for a parking permit over the High Holidays. Cars without a permit will not be allowed into the Shul grounds.

Please Note! Parking permits simply allow you to leave your car on the shul grounds for the duration of Yom Tov. During Yom Tov itself the CSO will not allow cars in or out of the Shul grounds.

Please finalise the details & collection of your permit or reserved parking bay by Monday, 23rd of September.

FAST OF GEDALIAH

Wednesday 2nd October is the Fast of Gedaliah.  It is a day fast which begins at 04:38 and ends at 18:25.
Shacharit will at 06:30, Mincha on for the evening will be at 17:45.

SUKKOT

Please refer to the High Holiday’s information to book for the various Sukkot functions at the PHC.

Should you wish to purchase a Lulav & Etrog set, please contact the Shul office A.S.A.P. (012) 460-7991. Cost: To be advised. If anyone would like to order extra Aravot please inform the office. Anyone needing financial assistance for a Lulav & Etrog set should please contact Rabbi Fox. Please place orders by Monday, 23rd of September.

The PHC will supply Schach at R20 per branch. Schach can only be collected or delivered on Thursday 10th October and Friday 11th October.  Please order at the Shul office by Monday, 23rd of September.

JAFFA NEWS

JAFFA Calendars available at R 25.00 from the Wendy Shop.

SHIURIM

SHABBAT 21 SEPTEMBER

    Shabbat Morning
  • 08:30 - Rabbi Fox will give a Shiur in the Beit Midrash.
    After the Brocha
  • Rabbi Fox will give a Shiur in the Shul.
  • Rabbi Medalie will give a Young Adults Shiur in the Library.

SUNDAY 22 SEPTEMBER

  • 07:30 - Shiur with Rabbi Burke in the Beit Midrash.
  • Daily Daf Hashavua,15-minute Gemora Shiur, after Maa’ariv, Sunday - Thursday.

MONDAY 23 SEPTEMBER

  • 09:30 - Ladies’ Shiur with Rabbi Fox at his home.

Kollel Program

  • 20:00 - 21:00 - Shiur with Rabbi Fox.
  • 20:00 - 21:00 - Gemorrah Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
  • 20:00 - 21:00 - Ladies’ Shiur with Marion Dworcan.
TUESDAY 24 SEPTEMBER (PUBLIC HOLIDAY)
  • No Shiurim.
WEDNESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER
  • 13:00 - Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Fox.
THURSDAY 26 SEPTEMBER
  • No Men’s Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
 
HEBREW BIRTHDAYS ANNIVERSARIES YAHRTZEITS

SUNDAY
Jack Dorfan

MONDAY
Myra Egdes

WEDNESDAY
Benjamin Falkson

THURSDAY
Elaine Schapiro
Steven Cohen

SHABBAT
Melanie Abrahams-Sher - Father
Anne Melamed - Father

SUNDAY
Charles Kumin - Grandmother

MONDAY
Moira Brauer - Father
Sharon Paiker - Father
Mark Seligman - Mother
Annette Solomon - Father

TUESDAY
Barbara Baron - Father
Steven Klagsbrun - Father

FRIDAY
Stan Brenner - Gill Brenner
Eric Fish - Parents
David Gottlieb - Father

 
SHABBAT TIMES
  This
Week
Next
Week
Candle Lighting: 17:44 17:47
Shema (latest): 08:59 08:54
Shkia: 18:03 18:06
Motzei Shabbat: 18:37 18:40
TIMES OF SERVICES
FRIDAY EVENING
Mincha: 17:45
Kabbalat Shabbat: After
Mincha
Childrens' Service: 18:00
SHABBAT DAY
Shacharit: 09:00
Childrens' Service: 10:30
Mincha: 17:15*
WEEKDAYS
  Shacharit

Sunday &
Public Holidays:

08:00
Mon - Fri: 06:30
  Mincha
Sun - Thur: 17:45**
* As from Shabbat 28th Sept 2019 Mincha on Shabbat will be at 17:30.

** As from Sunday 22nd Sept 2019 weekday Mincha will be at 18:00.

Pretoria Hebrew Congregation
246 Schroder Street, Groenkloof, Pretoria, 0181
Tel: 012 460 7991 Fax: 012 460 5911
email: phcreception@lantic.net
www.phc.co.za