WEEKLY NEWSLETTER - THURSDAY, 22 FEBRUARY 2018

ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Brocha this Shabbat is being part sponsored by Gary & Ingrid Nowosenetz in honour of Shelly Anne Nowosenetz’s forthcoming marriage to Sean Gordon.

If anybody wishes to order hot smoked salmon please order from the Shul office a.s.a.p.

PHC UPCOMING EVENTS

FAST OF ESTHER

The Fast of Esther falls on Wednesday 28 February. The fast begins at 04:51 and ends at 18:57. Shacharit will be at 06:30 and Mincha will be at 18:15, followed by Maariv and the reading of the Megillah.

PURIM

Purim is on Wednesday night the 28th of February and Thursday the 1st of March.

MEGILLAH READING TIMES

The Megillah will be read on Wednesday night the 28th of February following Ma'ariv at approximately 19:00 in the Shul.

For your convenience, there will be a number of readings on Thursday, 1st of March as follows:
  • During  Shacharit at approximately 07:00 in the Beit Midrash
  • Jaffa at 10:00
  • In the main Shul at 17:00
PURIM IN JAPAN



Celebrate Purim In Japan!

Thursday, 1 March 2018 at the Pretoria Hebrew Congregation. Enjoy a delicious Japanese dinner and Sushi, listen to the Megillah and exchange Mishloach Manot at our annual fantastic Purim party. Win cool prizes at the Fancy-Dress competition! Cool kids program and fun for the whole family!

4:45pm - Kids' Fancy Dress
5:00pm - Megillah Reading
6:00pm - Purim In Japan

Adults: R90 Kids (6-12): R50 Kids (U6): Free
Don't miss out - RSVP by Monday, 26 February.

SINAI INDABA

This year’s Sinai Indaba takes place on 10 &11 March at the Sandton Convention Centre. Please book online. Click on the link below for more info.

SHIURIM

SHABBAT 24 FEBRUARY

    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 Adult’s Shiur in the Library.
    Shabbat Afternoon
  • 17:15 - Pretoria Professionals’ Beit Midrash Shiur with Rabbi Fox.
  • 18:00 - Rebbetzin Fox will give a Shiur in the Brocha room.
MONDAY 26 FEBRUARY
  • 19:30 - 21:30: Jerusalem at 50.
  • 20:00 - 21:00: Kollel Program:
    • Gemorrah Shiur with Rabbi Medalie.
    • Ladies Shiur with Marion Dworcan.
TUESDAY 27 FEBRUARY
  • 09:30 - Ladies Shiur with Rabbi Kesselman in the Wapnick Centre.
  • 18:30 - 19:30: Yiddish Reading at Jaffa with Oscar Sher.
WEDNESDAY 28 FEBRUARY - FAST OF ESTHER
  • 13:00 - No Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Fox.
THURSDAY 1 MARCH - PURIM
  • No Shiurim
 
HEBREW BIRTHDAYS ANNIVERSARIES YAHRTZEITS

SHABBAT
Linda Karp
Joshua Lipka
Maureen Murinik

SUNDAY
David Sher

MONDAY
Kyla Eichhorn
Patricia Goodman
Sharon Kumin

TUESDAY
David De Veredicis
Yossi Montrose

WEDNESDAY
Jolene Harris
Janet Kobrin

THURSDAY
Philene Lewkowicz
Dorothy Smith

FRIDAY
Kyla Dorfan
Vicki Hurwitz

SHABBAT
Jonathan & Rita Harpaz

SUNDAY
Harold & Nadia Jacobs

MONDAY
Colin & Jennifer Lazarus
Mike & Evelyn Smith

WEDNESDAY
Harold & Denise Goodman
Dennis & Annette Solomon

SHABBAT
Myre Favis - Brother

SUNDAY
Russel Joss - Mother
Henry Sher - Mother
Keith Smith - Friend

MONDAY
Farrel Sternberg - Father

TUESDAY
Jonathan Zetisky - Grandfather

WEDNESDAY
Annette Fine - Mother
Ester Isaacson - Mother-in-Law

THURSDAY
David Braude - Father
Ian Hertz - Grandfather

FRIDAY
Aaron Glasser - Mother

 
SHABBAT TIMES
  This
Week
Next
Week
Candle Lighting: 18:15 18:15
Shema (latest): 09:09 09:10
Shkia: 18:43 18:36
Motzei Shabbat: 19:17 19:11
TIMES OF SERVICES
FRIDAY EVENING
Mincha: 18:00
Kabbalat Shabbat: Following
Mincha
Childrens' Service: 18:15
SHABBAT DAY
Shacharit: 09:00
Childrens' Service: 10:30
Mincha: 18:00
WEEKDAYS
  Shacharit

Sunday &
Public Holidays:

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

MAZAL TOVS

We would like to wish Mazel Tov to:

JP & Chaya Sara Burke on the birth of a baby girl.

Burke family on the birth of a granddaughter.

Royden Chatzkelowitz and Rivka Carrizosa Rocha on the birth of a granddaughter.

Shelley Anne Nowosenetz on her forthcoming marriage to Sean Gordon.

Gary & Ingrid Nowosenetz on their daughter Shelley Anne’s forthcoming marriage to Sean Gordon.

Colin & Ilana Gordon on their son Sean’s forthcoming marriage to Shelley Anne Nowosenetz.

Syd & Louise Hack, Syd & Maude Nowosenetz and Bernie & Joyce Sossen on the forthcoming marriage of their grandchildren Shelley Anne & Sean.

CONDOLENCES

We would like to wish Condolences to the family and friends of the late Stella Schlosberg.

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