Blessing of the new Honorary Executive
and Board of Management
Shabbat Ends: 9.54pm
Quote of the week
'...The earth is mine, and (in relation to it) you are aliens
and settlers' (Lev. 25:23). This represents the clearest statement of the Torah's green policy. In short, we are only the custodians of the earth, not its owners.
(Rabbi Dr Jeffrey M Cohen)
RABBI DR JEFFREY COHEN will deliver the sermon
DR MAURICE FAIGENBLUM and DR PETER KRAUS
will lead the service
MICHAEL VOGEL will lein the Sidra
BARRY MOSS will read the Haftarah
DANIEL SOLOMON will lead Anim Zemiroth
SHACHARIT Main Shul 9.00am
Youth Service 9.30am
Intermediate Service 10.00am
Children’s Service 10.30am
Toddlers’ Service 11.00am
The community is invited to kiddush in honour of the new Honorary Executive and Board of Management in the Freeman Susman Hall following the service. The kiddush is part sponsored by the Stanmore L'Chaim Fund.
Bnei Akiva will meet today 3.00pm - 5.30pm
Rabbi Bloom’s Shiur will be at 8.00pm
MINCHA at 8.54pm to be followed by
Rabbi Dr Jeffrey Cohen’s shiur
MA’ARIV at the termination of Shabbat at 9.54pm.
Sunday – Shacharit at 8.30am. Mincha/Maariv at 7.30pm.
Monday (Pesach Sheni) – Omit Tachanan – Shacharit at 7.15am.
Tuesday - Thursday - Shacharit at 7.15am.
Friday - (Lag B’omer) – Omit Tachanan - Shacharit at 7.15am.
Monday - Thursday – Mincha/Maariv at 8.00pm
Next Friday Shabbat commences at 8.00pm and service in Shul will be at 7.30pm.
Social and Personal
We wish Mazaltov to:
Ronald Metzger who was elected by the new Board to become an Elder of our Synagogue.
We also wish Mazaltov to the following who were elected at the AGM:
Nigel de Kare-Silver
Ruth de Kare-Silver
David Glassman and Ruth Franks were elected to the Honorary Executive at a Board Meeting following the AGM.
We offer our sincere condolences to the following members:
David Cooper and Marie Jacobs on the loss of their brother Eric Cooper. Shiva terminated.
Leonard Rubin on the loss of his sister Sadie Weintroube. Shiva terminated.
Martin Pasha on the loss of his mother Cissie Pasha. Shiva at 45 Dorset Drive, Edgware terminates on Sunday 22 May.
We wish “Long Life” on the consecration of a Memorial Stone to:
Henry Milich for his wife Phyllis Milich on Sunday 22 May at 9.30am at Bushey cemetery.
Poldie Gaan for her husband and Mary Cameron for her brother Raymond Gaan on Thursday 26 May at 5.00pm at Bushey cemetery.
The following consecrations will take place the week commencing 29 May:
Ezna Burns z'l and Dora Cramer z'l.
Rabbi Andrew Shaw is in Israel visiting our gap year students. He will return on Wednesday 25 May.
On Shabbat April 2nd, at the conclusion of the service, Stanmore members gave a presentation of their personal reflections on their recent pilgrimage to Auschwitz. This presentation, entitled "60 Thoughts for 60 Years", is now available to read on our website, together with photographs, on the Community Department page. If you are not already a regular visitor to our website, please contact the Shul office for details.
Scouts, Cubs, Beavers, Guides, Brownies, Rainbows, FZY, JLGB, Art Class, Keep Fit, Israeli Dancing, Friendship Club, JACS and Ivrit – meet as usual.
Rabbi Melvyn Bloom’s Mishna Shiur – Monday at 8.15pm
Seed – Monday 8.30pm
SALE – Tuesday 8.15pm
Friendship Club – Tuesday at 12.30pm.
J.A.C.S. – Wednesday at 1.30pm.
Youth and Community Department (8385 7263)
SMILE – Sunday 9.30am
FILE – Sunday 9.45am
Club 11 – Sunday 5.30pm
S-Café – Tuesday 7.30pm
Trip to the London Eye (years 5 and 6) Sunday 5 June. Booking essential by this Wednesday 25 May.
STANMORE JEWISH BOOK FAIR, SPONSORED BY B'NAI B'RITH YITZCHAK RABIN LODGE - THIS SUNDAY 22 MAY IN THE FREEMAN SUSMAN HALL. DOORS OPEN 6.45PM. GUEST AUTHORS - MICHAEL FREEDLAND AND JONATHAN FREEDLAND. PLEASE LOOK AT THE COMMUNITY DEPARTMENT PAGE - "FORTHCOMING EVENTS" OR THE SHUL NOTICE BOARD FOR DETAILS.
Jewish Care - Tay-Sachs Screening for people over the age of sixteen on Sunday 22 May from 11am to 4pm at the Michael Sobell Community Centre, Limes Avenue, Golders Green. For an appointment phone Jess Clare on 07890 611119.
London School of Jewish Studies - Dr Daniel Rynhold will discuss his new book "Two Models of Jewish Philosophy: Justifying One's Practices" with Rabbi Dr Michael Harris on Thursday 2 June at 7.45pm at Schaller House, 44a Albert Road, Hendon. Wine reception, signed books on sale. Free entry. To book phone 8203 6427.
Stanmore WIZO Annual Summer Luncheon – Wednesday 8 June at 12.30pm at 53 London Road, Stanmore (Courtesy of Gena Turgel MBE). Guest Speaker Lord Michael Levy. For details phone Gena Turgel 8958 1306.
The editorial team of Habimah is looking for people to help with advertising and writing articles. Please contact Glynis Kuzuk 8954 9954.
We thank those members who have generously donated to the Stanmore L'Chaim Fund. If you wish to make a donation please contact Lewis Bloch or the Shul Office.
The loudspeaker system is not in use on Shabbat/Yom Tov.
The shul loop system for the hard of hearing is in use,
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Please inform the Shul office in writing if you wish the name of a relative or friend to be included in the Prayer for the Sick recited on Shabbat morning.
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