WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - FRIDAY, 19 OCTOBER 2018

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Brocha this Shabbat is sponsored by Keith & Dorothy Smith in gratitude to Hashem for all His brochas.

We would like to welcome the following Bochrim to Pretoria:

Smicha Group - Ari Eskenazi, Aron Hillel Levitin, Avrohom Rosenfeld, Baruch Ben Shimon, Chaim Leiter, Daniel Turner, Dovid Gopin, Efraim Levenberg, Eli Weiss, Lazer Eichenblatt, Menachem Fishman, Menachem Mendel Groner, Mendel Sudak, Uziel Leiter, Yanky Vogel, Yisrael Malamud, Yisroel Kornfield, Yonah Bastomski, Yossi Abrahams.

Pre-Smicha Group - Ari Kessler, Ari Levitin, Chaim Vogel, Menachem Farkash, Mendel Piekarski, Mendel Swerdlow, Mendel Wainer, Shmuli Gansbourg, Sholom Rudolph, Sruli Bogomilsky, Yoeli Donin, Zevi Feigenson.

SHABBAT PROJECT

Shabbat Project this year is on Friday 26th and Shabbat 27th October 2018.

Wizo Challah Bake
Please join us for our annual WIZO Challah bake, Thursday, 25th of October at 19:00, PHC Premises with guest speaker Janet Goldblatt, all donations are welcome.  RSVP at WIZO Office, wizopretoria@gmail.com / 012 346-4470, by Tuesday, 23rd of October for catering purposes.

Friday Night 26 October
With the focus being on keeping the Shabbat, the PHC are encouraging people to attend Friday night dinners in their neighbourhoods. This is being co-ordinated by the PHC. If you would like to be invited to a dinner in your area, please email Rabbi Medalie.

Shabbat Day 27 October
The PHC will be hosting a lunch following the sponsored brocha. There will be no charge but please RSVP for catering purposes by Tuesday 23 October. Tammy & Elan Levy & family will be our special guests. Tammy was one of the lecturers at a previous "The Academy" seminar in Pretoria and was outstanding.  Both Tammy & Elan will be giving Shiurim over the course of Shabbat.

After the Maariv Service on Motzei Shabbat there will be a musical Havdala.

PHC UPCOMING EVENTS

Our next Businessman Shuir Lunch will be Tuesday, 6th of November at 13:00 in the Wapnick Centre.

New Monday night Shiur by Rabbi Fox six-session course will be running titled: “Wrestling with faith”.  The series will start on Monday the 29th of October.

JAFFA

Jaffa morning Market, Sunday 4th of November from 09:00.  Please come support your home.

Diarise Sunday 25th November to celebrate Jaffa’s 30th anniversary. An all - star show featuring Mark Banks & other top entertainment. Delicious finger dinner. Price: R300. Time: 18:30 at Jaffa (Mincha available before).

In loving memory & tribute to Mervyn Horwitz z”l and Wally Karpas z”l.

For more information contact Jaffa on (012) 346 2006. Click here to download the poster.

BETH DIN NOTIFICATIONS

There are a number of Evox products that are incorrectly labelled with the Beth Din logo.  The following products by Evox and SSN are the only Kosher certified products:
Evox 100% Advanced Whey Protein French Vanilla Ice Cream
Evox 100% Advanced Whey Protein Deluxe Double Dutch Chocolate
Evox 100% Advanced Whey Protein Strawberry Cheesecake Swirl
SSN 100% Whey Protein Chocolate
SSN 100% Whey Protein Strawberry
SSN 100% Whey Protein Vanilla
PNP Smoked Snoek Pate is incorrectly labelled Parev but is in fact Milchik. The company is aware of the error and have apologized. They are in the process of rectifying the labels.

SHIURIM

SHABBAT 20 OCTOBER

    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, the topic is:”Brett Kavanaugh - what would Jewish law say?”
  • Rabbi Medalie will give a Young Adults Shiur in the Library.
    Before Mincha
  • 16:45 - Professionals Beit Midrash - Talmudic Learning with Rabbi Fox in the Beit Midrash.

MONDAY 22 OCTOBER

  • 20:00 - 21:00: Kollel Program:
    • Shiur with Rabbi Fox.
    • Gemorrah Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
    • Ladies' Shiur with Marion Dworcan.
TUESDAY 23 OCTOBER
  • 09:30 - Ladies Shiur with Rabbi Keselman in the Wapnick centre.
  • 18:30 - 19:30: Yiddish reading at Jaffa by Oscar Sher and Mark Gordon.
WEDNESDAY 24 OCTOBER
  • 09:30 - Ladies Shiur with Rabbi Fox at his home.
  • 13:00 - Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Fox in the Wapnick centre.
THURSDAY 25 OCTOBER
  • 17:00 - Men's Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
 
HEBREW BIRTHDAYS ANNIVERSARIES YAHRTZEITS

TUESDAY
Ross Lazarus

WEDNESDAY
Nolan Karp
Rita Noche

THURSDAY
Joe Lurie
Shaina Frenkel

SUNDAY
Jonathan & Debbie Zetisky

SHABBAT
Julian Kahn - Father
Neville Kahn - Father
Nathan Noche - Brother
Naomi Nowosenetz - Mother
Dorothy Smith - Father

SUNDAY
Julian Edelson - Father

MONDAY
Joyce Goodman - Mother-in-Law
Harold Goodman - Mother

TUESDAY
Joyce Goodman - Mother
Sharon Paiker - Brother
Sivea Stein - Sister

WEDNESDAY
Anne Eichhorn - Mother

THURSDAY
Liber Fine - Father
Louis Perelson - Mother

FRIDAY
Oscar Sher - Father

 
SHABBAT TIMES
  This
Week
Next
Week
Candle Lighting: 17:57 18:01
Shema (latest): 08:40 08:36
Shkia: 18:16 18:20
Motzei Shabbat: 18:51 18:56
TIMES OF SERVICES
FRIDAY EVENING
Mincha: 17:55
Kabbalat Shabbat: 18:15
Childrens' Service: 18:15
SHABBAT DAY
Shacharit: 09:00
Childrens' Service: 10:30
Mincha: 17:30*
WEEKDAYS
  Shacharit

Sunday &
Public Holidays:

08:00
Mon - Fri: 06:30
  Mincha
Sun - Thur: 18:00

*As From 27/10/2018 Mincha on Shabbat Day will be at 17:45

MAZAL TOVS

We would like to wish Mazel Tov to:

Lyn Nurick, & Family, on the occasion of the birth of a granddaughter in London.

Sharon Paiker & Family on the Barmitzvah of her grandson, Daniel Rubin, in JHB.

Arlene Neukircher & Family on the appointment of her daughter, Brenda Neukircher as a Judge of the High Court in Pretoria.

Steven & Yvonne Klagsbrun on the occasion of the birth of a grandson earlier this year.

Trevor & Elaine Schapiro on the birth of a granddaughter in JHB.

Lance & Erin Schapiro on the birth of a daughter in JHB.

Joe Lurie & Family on the forthcoming marriage of his grandson in Israel.

CONDOLENCES

We would like to wish Condolences to:

Family & Friends of the Late Roy Esakov on his passing.

UNVEILINGS

The unveiling for the Late Gigi Gaddin will take place Sunday, 28th of October at 10:00, Rebecca Street Cemetery.

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