This Week in Our Community

Monday-Friday, 10:00-10:30
Weekday Morning Prayer

Wednesday, 13 January, 19:00-20:00 (zoom)
Course: Understanding Kashrut: Fish, Fruit & Vegetables, Bread, Eggs & Milk

Friday, 15 January, 18:30-20:30 (zoom)
Community Talk: 18:30-19:00
Kabbalat Shabbat: 19:00-20:30

Saturday, 16 January, 10:30-12:00 (zoom)
Torah Brunch: Discussion about the recent judgement of the European Court of Justice regarding the Kosher slaughter.

Torah Weekly Portion
Va-era – I [God] appeared [to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob] Exodus 6:2-9:35

Despite God’s message that they will be redeemed from slavery, the Israelites’ spirits remain crushed. God instructs Moses and Aaron to deliver the Israelites from the land of Egypt. (6:2-13)
The genealogy of Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and their descendants is recorded. (6:14-25)
Moses and Aaron perform a miracle with a snake and relate to Pharaoh God’s message to let the Israelites leave Egypt. (7:8-13)
The first seven plagues occur. God hardens Pharaoh’s heart, and Pharaoh rescinds each offer to let the Israelites go. (7:14-9:35)

Haftarah: Ezekiel 28:25-29:21