This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer Friday, 30 July, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat Saturday, 31 July, 10:30-12:00 (zoom)Shabbat Morning Service Torah Weekly PortionEikev[And if You] Obey [These Rules]Deuteronomy 7:12−11:25Summary Moses tells the Israelites that if they follow God’s laws, the nations who now dwell across the Jordan River will not harm them. (7:12–26) Moses reminds theContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

Commission Jeunesse CIL TU sept 2021

English below Nouvelle Chorale des communautés juives du Luxembourg Chers membres, Après bientôt deux ans de pandémie qui nous a privé de nous retrouver dans la joie et la bonne humeur pour toute sorte de festivité, l’avancée massive de la vaccination me redonne espoir pour mettre enfin sur pied les projets qui me tiennent tantContinue reading “Commission Jeunesse CIL TU sept 2021”

This Week in Our Community

No Weekday Morning Prayer Friday, 23 July, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat Saturday, 24 July, 10:30-12:00 (zoom)Torah Brunch Torah Weekly PortionVa-et’chanan[Moses] Pleaded with the EternalDeuteronomy 3:23−7:11 Summary Moses pleads with God to let him enter the Land of Israel with the people, but God once more refuses his request. (3:23–28) Moses orders the Children of Israel to payContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer Friday, 16 July, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat Torah Weekly PortionD’varim – The WordsDeuteronomy 1:1−3:22 Summary Moses begins his final words of instruction to the Children of Israel, focusing first on recounting their physical journey. (1:1–21) Moses reviews the people’s reactions to the negative reports of the spies and the appointmentContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer (Except Monday, July 5) Friday, 9 July, 18:30-22:00 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat20:30-22:00: Community Dinner Saturday, 10 July, 10:00-13:00 (zoom)Shabbat Morning Service Torah Weekly PortionMatot – Mas-eiThe Tribes / The Marches of [the Israelites]Numbers 30:2−36:13 Summary Moses explains to the Israelites the laws concerning vows made by men and women. (30:2—17) Israel wagesContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

Update – This Week

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer Wednesday, 30 June, 19:00-21:00 (zoom)19:00-19:30: Basics of HebrewIntroduction to Judaism Course Friday, 2 July, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat or else, 19:00 (zoom)Baalei Tefillah Europe Shabbat(registration required) Saturday, 3 July, 10:00-13:00 (zoom)Shabbat Morning ServiceEUPJ Pride Shabbat(scroll down for more details) Sunday, 4 July, 10:15 Cérémonie de commémoration à CinqfontainesLe Comité Auschwitz a l’honneur d’inviter tous les membresContinue reading “Update – This Week”

This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer Wednesday, 30 June, 19:00-21:00 (zoom)19:00-19:30: Basics of HebrewIntroduction to Judaism Course Friday, 2 July, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00: Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat Saturday, 3 July, 10:30-12:00 (zoom)Shabbat Morning ServiceEUPJ Pride Shabbat(scroll down for more details) Torah Weekly PortionPinchasNumbers 25:10−30:1Summary Pinchas is rewarded for killing the Israelite and the Midianite woman who cursed God. (25:10–15) Israel fightsContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”

A Word from Our President for National Day

English version below/Version française ci-dessous Här Buergermeeschter, Dier Damen an dier Hären vum Escher Gemengenroot, Léif Frënn an Memberen vum Liberalen Juddentum zu Lëtzebuerg, Wëllkom zu dësem Gott’esdéngscht zu Nationalfeierdaag. Virun 2 Wochen konnte mir op onser AG feststellen datt ons Communautéit weider wiisst an nei Initiativen ergräift. Mier hunn zënter dem Ufank vun derContinue reading “A Word from Our President for National Day”

A Word from Our Rabbi for National Day

By Rabbi Alexander Grodensky 18 June 2021 – 8/9 Tammuz 5871, Synagogue of Esch-sur-AlzetteThe biblical reading this week from the book of Numbers tells yet another story of a conflict between Moses and the people he leads. Miriam, the sister of Moses and Aaron, who shared the burden of leadership with her two brothers, dies.Continue reading “A Word from Our Rabbi for National Day”

This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday 10:00-10:30 (zoom)Weekday Morning Prayer Friday, 25 June, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)18:30-19:00 Community TalkKabbalat Shabbat Saturday, 26 June, 10:30-12:00 (zoom)Shabbat Morning Service Torah Weekly PortionBalakNumbers 22:2−25:9Summary Balak, the king of Moab, persuades the prophet Balaam to curse the Israelites so that he can defeat them and drive them out of the region. However, Balaam blesses the Children ofContinue reading “This Week in Our Community”