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Fast of Gedaliah – Times

Fast of Gedaliah – Times

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. It’s the fast of Gedaliah tomorrow. Tzom Gedaliah – Sunday (postponed) 5.16 am – Fast Starts 6.58 pm – Fast Ends  

By September 23, 2017 Read More →
Rosh Hashanah: Family Halachot and Readings – from Rav Chaim Navon, Rav Ari Kahn, Rav Moshe Taragin and Rav Alex Israel

Rosh Hashanah: Family Halachot and Readings – from Rav Chaim Navon, Rav Ari Kahn, Rav Moshe Taragin and Rav Alex Israel

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. Shiurim to listen to today on erev chag to put us in the Rosh Hashanah mood from Rav Moshe Taragin: Click on here. Readings for Rosh Hashanah to print out and discuss around the table from Rav Alex Israel: Click on here Family […]

By September 20, 2017 Read More →
Reality Check – The Power of Repentance and the Shofar

Reality Check – The Power of Repentance and the Shofar

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. I heard this story years ago used by Rav J.B. Soloveitchik to describe the purpose of Teshuva. Each year, as I get older and I am made more aware of the fragility of life, it becomes more meaningful. Benjy. In the weeks leading […]

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Self Esteem: The Key to Repentance – Rosh Hashanah Thoughts

Self Esteem: The Key to Repentance – Rosh Hashanah Thoughts

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. A few years ago, Rabbi Twersky gave a shiur on the psychological aspects to Repentance (Teshuva). His main point was that in order to do real Teshuva we need to have a positive self-esteem. Why? Because in order to have meaningful relationships with […]

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Shabbat Shuva Drashot, 2017

Shabbat Shuva Drashot, 2017

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. This Shabbat is Shabbat Shuva, which means there are plenty of Drashot going on around Jerusalem. I will complete this listing once I have the info ( Pls email me with details you know of- benjysinger@israelb.org), so make sure to check on Erev […]

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Shofar Blowing Volunteers for Housebound

Shofar Blowing Volunteers for Housebound

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. People in the community who are housebound and need someone to come and blow shofar for them, Aaron Katsman is willing to help. Email Aaron for more details: aaron@lighthousecapital.co.il.

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Happy Birthday Rabbi Gideon!!

Happy Birthday Rabbi Gideon!!

Happy Birthday Rabbi Gideon Sylvester from IsraelB! Many happy returns and Shanah Tova! Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. Benjy.

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Happy Birthday Liami from IsraelB!!

Happy Birthday Liami from IsraelB!!

The IsraelB online community wanted to wish Liami Lawrence a very happy birthday and thank him for all the great work he is doing with helping Olim. Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel.

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Rosh Hashanah (& Eruv Tavshilin) and Tzom Gedaliah Times

Rosh Hashanah (& Eruv Tavshilin) and Tzom Gedaliah Times

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. I’m asked about times for Rosh Hashanah/ Tzom Gedaliah. Most shuls daven mincha/maariv at around the same time. DON’T FORGET TO MAKE ERUV TAVSHILIN. Wednesday night: Candles at 6.03. Mincha at 6.25 Maariv at 7. Thursday: (Shacharit on top floor of Katamon Shteiblech […]

By September 18, 2017 Read More →
Special Rosh Hashanah Shiur tonight – Katamon Bet Midrash

Special Rosh Hashanah Shiur tonight – Katamon Bet Midrash

Make sure to sign up for the  IsraelB newsletter for what’s on in Israel. There is a special shiur tonight at the new Bet Hamidrash in Katamon, with the Rosh Kollel, Rav Rabin. 27 Chizkiyahu Hamelech, in Misgav Ladach. At 8.45pm – Maariv at 9.45pm. Ivrit:    כולם ומזמנים לשיעור החודשי שיתקיים בע”ה ביום ראשון כו אלול 17.09.2017 […]

By September 17, 2017 Read More →