Parashat Devarim – August 2, 2014

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Candle lighting time for Friday, August 1, 2014, 7:58 p.m.

Parashat Devarim/

Shabbat Ḥazon

6 Av, 5774/August 2, 2014
Triennial Cycle Year I: Deuteronomy 1:1-2:1
Etz Ḥayim Ḥumash, page 981
Haftarah: Isaiah 1:1-27, page 1000

  1. (1:1-8) A short introduction to Moses’ words of warning spoken in various places during his last days. He reviews some of the important events of the desert wanderings, beginning with the departure from Mt. Sinai.
  2. (1:9-18) The appointment of judges and officers that helped Moses in administering the Israelite camp.
  3. (1:19-2:1) The incident of the spies that resulted in the extension of the wilderness wanderings for forty years.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Purchase Lulav & Etrog here

Stop the Sirens – Show Your Support for Israel

Candidates for 2015 Beth David Board of Directors

Mitzvah a Month

Make a Difference in the Life of an Isolated Senior

Minyan – Sunday 9:30 am & Monday – Thursday 7:00 p.m.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Monday & Tuesday, August 4 & 5: Tisha B’Av Services and Study Session

Saturday, August 9: Book Discussion Group – After lunch – about 1:30pm

Monday, August 11: Lean in Circle – 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Monday, August 11: Share Your Business Expertise – 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 17: CBD Jewish Artist Group – 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 17: Hazak – Hide & Seek – 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 19: Framework for Peace and Ethics for Reciprocity 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 20: Saratoga City Council Meeting – 7:00 p.m.

Friday, August 22: BBQ and Barkhu Recharge – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 24: Community Trip to Israel Information Meeting – 10:00 am.

Wednesday, August 27: General Board Meeting – 7:45 p.m.