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January 19, 2023

Tevet 26, 5783

Parshat Vaera

Erev Shabbat - January 20


4:34 pm

Candle Lighting

4:34 pm

Shabbat Mevarchim - January 21

Latest Shema

10:04 am


9:45 am


4:24 pm

Shabbat Ends

5:43 pm

This week's Kiddush:

Mezonos Kiddush

Sponsored by:

The Kiddush Fund


Sponsorships available for the following Kiddushim:

1/21/23 Parshat Vaera, click here to sponsor - It's not too late to sponsor

2/04/23 Parshat Beshalach, click here to sponsor

2/11/23 Parshat , click here to sponsor




Arny Reich and Family

Ed and Elaine Epstein

Condolences on the loss of your dear Mother.

Ben & Daniella Peha

Vivian & David Blum

In honor of the birth of your baby girl.

David Klinghoffer

Vivian & David Blum

In Memory of your beloved mother.

Ruth Israel

Vivian & David Blum

In memory of your beloved husband, David Israel z"l

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Double Mazel Tov to Drs. Carol Teitz and Craig Keebler on the birth of a granddaughter, Ariella Pearl to Yonoson and Sara Sanford in Israel. As well as a grandson, Shlomo Eliahu (Zollie) to Nina and Daniel Frank in California.

Rabbi Kornfeld's Classes:

Practical Halacha

 Monday - Friday @ 9:30 am - NEW TIME

The Laws of Shabbat

Text: Kitzur Shulchan Aruch

Location: Only on Zoom


Talmud Class


Weekly class: Thursday @ Noon

Location: In Library or on Zoom



Shacharit Schedule


Sundays @ 8am, Monday - Friday @ 7am. Talmud to follow.  

Please call or Text Rabbi Kornfeld @ 206-679-9117 to confirm your participation and to confirm the service will be happening.  


Registration Ends Sunday, Jan. 22nd 11:59pm

Click Flyer to Register

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Join us Sunday, January 29th @ 3pm for the JMoms Challah Bake! Your participation helps send 13 local women to Israel next fall. Bring your friends!


Volunteers STILL Needed - Sign Up!

We have put a plan full of dinners, family friendly events and social events and now we need some help making them happen. Please consider signing up for one, two or even three of our upcoming events. You can see the list of events by clicking HERE.

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Donate to the Kiddush Fund

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Island Synagogue

8685 SE 47th Street, 

Mercer Island, WA 98040

Web: www.islandsynagogue.org

Office: To reach the office 

please email office@islandsynagogue.org

Newsletter: Newsletter submissions should be sent to office@islandsynagogue.org by Tuesday, at 8:00 pm. 

Membership Information

Email: membership@islandsynagogue.org         

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