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Tuesday
Jul282015

CBJ YEAR IN REVIEW VIDEO

Wednesday
Jul222015

HIGH HOLIDAY CANDLE LIGHTING / SERVICE TIMES

FALL HOLIDAY CANDLE LIGHTING TIMES

Rosh Hashanah: Sunday Night, Sept. 13, 6:57 PM
Rosh Hashanah: Monday, Sept. 14, 7:54 PM
Havdallah: Tuesday, September 15, 7:52 PM

Yom Kippur: Tuesday Night, Sept. 22, 6:42 PM
Yom Kippur Shofar Blowing: Sat. night, Sept. 26, 7:38 PM

Sukkot: Sunday Night, Sept. 27, 6:33 PM
Havdallah: Monday, Sept. 28, after 7:30 PM 

Shmini Atzeret: Sunday, Oct. 4, 6:22 PM
Simchat Torah: Monday, Oct. 5, after 7:19 PM

FALL HOLIDAY SERVICE TIMES

Slichot: TBA

Erev Rosh Hashanah: Sunday, Sept. 13, 7:00 PM
Day 1, Rosh Hashanah: Monday, Sept. 14, 9:00 AM
Tashlich at Phoenixville YMCA: Monday, Sept. 14, 4:00 PM
Day 2, Rosh Hashanah: Tuesday, Sept. 15, 9:00 AM

Shabbat Shuva: Friday, Sept.19, 7:30 PM 
           Saturday, Sept. 27, 9:30 AM

Cemetery Memorial Service (At the B’nai Jacob Cemetery on Lover’s Lane in Mont Clare), Sunday, Sept. 20, 2:00 PM

Erev Yom Kippur / Kol Nidre: Tuesday, Sept. 22, 7:00 PM
Yom Kippur Morning: Wednesday, Sept. 23, 9:00 AM
Yom Kippur Mincha:  Wednesday, Sept. 23, 4:45 PM
Yom Kippur Final Shofar Blowing: Wed., Oct. 23, 7:21 PM

Congregation B’nai Jacob is very pleased to welcome back Cantor Mark Kushner for this year's High Holiday services. In addition to his outstanding cantorial abilities, he will also act as our service leader (Shaliach Tzibur). Together with those members of our congregation who will participate in the services, we look forward to a meaningful and fulfilling Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.

Wednesday
Jul012015

RABBI SEARCH COMMITTEE HOSTS RABBI JEFFREY SULTAR

The CBJ Rabbi Search Committee will host Rabbi Jeffrey D. Sultar for Services Friday, July 31, 7:30 PM and Saturday, August 1, 9:30 AM. CBJ members are encouraged to attend and participate in the Shabbat Weekend when Rabbi Sultar leads services. This is a great opportunity for our community to come together to meet and to greet one of our Rabbinic Candidates. Members of the Congregation can give feedback to the Rabbi Search Committee members who will be wearing name tags.

Friday
May152015

KEHILLAH OF CHESTER COUNTY 2nd ANNUAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL: August 5 and 12

KEHILLAH OF CHESTER COUNTY 2nd ANNUAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL: August 5 and 12, Colonial Theater, Phoenixville. Programs are on August 5 and 12. Screening is from 7:30 to 9 PM. For more information, contact Shelley Rappaport, Kehillah Director, at cckehillah@jfgp.org

Thursday
Apr092015

SERVICE TIMES

MinyanDaily Minyan
Monday - Thursday, 7 PM

Friday Night Shabbat Service, 7:30 PM
Saturday Morning Service, 9:30 AM

Friday
Feb132015

THIS WEEK AT CBJ (July 30 - August 9)

CLUB/COMMITTEE/ BOARD EVENTS
CBJ BOARD MEETING: Monday, August 3, 7:15 PM, minyan at 7 PM

SISTERHOOD
SISTERHOOD BOARD MEETING, Thursday, August 6.

COMMUNITY EVENTS
CBJ RABBI SEARCH COMMITTEE HOSTS RABBI JEFFREY D. SULTAR: Services Friday, July 31, 7:30 PM and Saturday, August 1, 9:30 AM.
KEHILLAH OF CHESTER COUNTY 2nd ANNUAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL: August 5 and 12, Colonial Theater, Phoenixville. Programs is on August 5 and 12. Screening are from 7:30 to 9 PM. For more information, contact Shelley Rappaport, Kehillah Director, at cckehillah@jfgp.org
JEWISH COMMUNITY CELEBRATION WITH THE PHILADELPHIA SOUL ARENA FOOTBALL TEAM: Sunday, August, 2, 4 PM. The team is holding “Yalla Soul” event which includes a special performance by the Jewish acappella group, Six 13. A ticket package includes a souvenir Hebrew Soul t-shirt and post-game concert. Glatt Kosher food will be available. Tickets range from $18 to $54. For more information, contact Mackie Feierstein at (215) 253-4900 Ext. 201 or via email at mackie@philadelphiasoul.com

 

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HOLD THE DATE

COMMUNITY EVENTS
CBJ PHILADELPHIA UNION SOCCER OUTING: Sunday, August 16, 7 PM. See Philadelphia Union vs. Chicago Fire. Levi Snow has been able to get discount sideline CBJ section tickets for $20 (face value $32), and to help raise money for CBJ, for every ticket purchased Levi will donate $1 back to CBJ.  Deadline for ticket purchases is August 11. For more information, contact Levi Snow at lsnow@philadelphiaunion.com

SISTERHOOD
SISTERHOOD HIGH HOLIDAY GREETINGS: Deadline, September 1. For details contact Kat Ludwig via email at kattkin@comcast.net.
SISTERHOOD ANNUAL BAKE SALE: Sunday, September 13, 9 AM - Noon.

DEADLINES
THIS WEEK AT CBJ: The deadline for the weekly, This Week at CBJ, is noon on Tuesday, prior to the Thursday publication date. Please provide content via email to Stephen Schur at sschur1@gmail.com by the deadline.
E-HAKOL DEADLINE: The deadline for the September Edition of E-Hakol is Thursday, August 20. Please make sure all proposed content is sent via email to Stephen Schur at sschur1@gmail.com by the deadline.

HIGH HOLIDAYS DATES
EREV ROSH HASHANAH: Sunday, September 13, 7 PM
ROSH HASHANAH (DAY ONE): Monday, September 14, 9 AM
ROSH HASHANAH (DAY TWO): Tuesday, September 15, 9 AM
EREV YOM KIPPUR / KOL NIDRE: Tuesday, September 22, 7 PM
YOM KIPPUR MORNING: Wednesday, September 23, 9 AM
YOM KIPPUR MINCHA: Wednesday, September 23, 4:45 PM
YOM KIPPUR FINAL SHOFAR BLOWING: Wednesday, September 23, 7:21 PM

Tuesday
Mar042014

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Tuesday
Jan072014

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