This Week in Our Community

Wednesday, 1 February, 19:00-20:30 (zoom)Introduction to Judaism Course Friday, 3 February, 19:00-22:00(synagogue and zoom)Kabbalat Shabbat & Tu BiShvat Dinner Sunday, 5 February, 10:30-12:30 (synagogue)Talmud Torah (education for kids) Torah Weekly Portion B’shalachבְּשַׁלַּחNow When [Pharaoh] Let [the People] GoExodus 13:17−17:16Summary The Children of Israel escape across the Sea of Reeds from Pharaoh and his army, who drown whenContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Thursday, 26 January, 19:30MemoShoah Klezmer Concert in Mamer Friday, 27 January, 14:00(Place de la Synagogue, Esch)International Holocaust Remembrance Day Friday, 27 January, 19:00-20:30Kabbalat Shabbat Sunday, 29 January, 10:30-12:30(synagogue)Talmud Torah (education for kids) Torah Weekly Portion BoבֹּאGo [to Pharaoh]Exodus 10:1−13:16Summary God sends the plagues of locusts and darkness upon Egypt and forewarns Moses about the final plague, the deathContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Wednesday, 18 January, 19:00-20:30 (zoom)Introduction to Judaism Course Saturday, 21 January, 10:30-12:00Shabbat Morning Service Sunday, 22 January, 10:30-12:30(synagogue)Talmud Torah (education for kids) Torah Weekly Portion Va-eiraוָאֵרָאI (God) Appeared [to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob]Exodus 6:2−9:35 Summary Despite God’s message that they will be redeemed from slavery, the Israelites’ spirits remain crushed. God instructs Moses and Aaron to deliver theContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Friday, 13 January, 19:00-20:30Kabbalat Shabbat followed by community potluck dinner. Torah Weekly Portion Sh’motשְׁמוֹתNamesExodus 1:1−6:1Summary The new king of Egypt makes slaves of the Hebrews and orders their male children to be drowned in the Nile River. (1:1-22) A Levite woman places her son, Moses, in a basket on the Nile, where he is found byContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

NO EVENTS THIS WEEK.WE’LL BE BACK IN JANUARY. Torah Weekly Portion VayigashוַיִּגַּשׁAnd [Judah] Approached [Joseph]Genesis 44:18−47:27Summary Judah pleads with Joseph to free Benjamin and offers himself as a replacement. (44:18-34) Joseph reveals himself to his brothers and forgives them for selling him into slavery. (45:1-15) Although the famine still rages, Pharaoh invites Joseph’s family toContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Sunday, 18 December – Sunday, 25 December, 19:00Hanukkah Candle Lighting via zoom Tuesday, 20 December, 17:15Arzenu IMPJ Day 3 Candle LightingEVENT LINK Wednesday, 21 December, 19:00-19:35Limmud Europe Day 4 Candle LightingEVENT LINK Friday, 23 December, 19:00-20:30Kabbalat ShabbatHanukkah Candle Lighting followed by community dinner Saturday, 24 December, 10:30-12:00Shabbat Morning ServiceBney Mitzvah Dakota & Indigo Rangé Torah Weekly PortionMikeitzמִקֵּץAfterContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Friday, 16 December19:00-22:00Kabbalat Shabbat followed by a community dinner with David Newman.Please register by December 14 (via email) – Cost €10. David Newman is Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Originally from the UK, Newman immigrated to Israel in 1982 and has been with Ben-Gurion University sinceContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Wednesday, 7 December, 19:00-20:30 (Zoom)Introduction to Judaism Course: ‘The origins of the Jewish People’ Friday, 9 December, 19:00-20:30Kabbalat ShabbatHuman Rights Shabbat Saturday, 10 December, 16:00-18:00Journée Portes Ouvertes des lieux de culte eschoisRabbi’s lecture: Judentum in Luxemburg / Judaism in Luxembourg Sunday, 11 December, 10:30-12:30Talmud Torah (education for kids) Sunday, 11 December, 16:00-18:00Journée Portes Ouvertes des lieux de culteContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”