Parshat Kedoshim
May 6-7, 2022 | 6 Iyyar 5782


Thank You:
Andrea, Michael Feldman and big siblings Elly and Etta on the birth of a baby girl! Sign up to bring them a meal here

Our dear friend Cindy Steinschriber is undergoing surgery and could use some help with meals over the coming weeks. Please contribute to her mealtrain here.

To Deb (Benny) Smith on the loss of her grandfather James Schnellbacker z’l.

Thank you to those who were able to donate blood. The Red Cross was able to collect 47 units of blood (138% of the goal!!) that has the potential to save up to 141 lives!
Kiddush is Sponsored by:
• Robin Shaw & Julie Higashi in honor of Jeff Feuer helping Tomomi with her Eagle Scout project

Seudah Shlishit is Sponsored by:
Andrea and Michael Feldman in memory of his father Clark A. Feldman, Avraham Chayim ben Menachem Mendel z"l
This Shabbat
If you require an accommodation in order to participate in Shabbat services with BDJ please contact We welcome and support children, teens, and adults with disabilities, mental health conditions, and their families and caregivers. Please reach out if you have any questions and/or would like to request an accommodation.
This Week
Weekday Minyanim: Mincha/Maariv will be at 7:25 PM this week.
Mental Health Awareness Month
May 5-8: This Shabbat is dedicated to mental health awareness and destigmatization.
Click HERE to join us for these upcoming virtual events:
• Thursday Mental Health Symposium (May 5 from 4:30-6pm) with a panel of speakers including Rabbi Yechezkel Freundlich, a community agency representative and an individual with lived experience, and keynote speaker, Dr. Howard Margolese, psychiatrist who will discuss Depression Through the Lifespan.
• Friday Teen Mental Health Workshop (May 6 from 7-8am)  with Dr. Rona Novick, geared to high school students.
• Sunday Mental Health Morning (May 8 from 7-8am and 8am-9am) with Hillel Fuld & Dr. Norman Blumenthal.
Upcoming Events
Around the Community
One Happy Camper Grants - Generous incentive awards for first time campers at Jewish camps from the Jewish Federation and the Foundation for Jewish Camp. More info here.

Women's Torah Learning | May 12th-16th Please join other shuls in the community in the efforts to increase women's Torah learning and achdus with REBBETZIN YEHUDIS GOLSHEVSKY Founder and head of Shiviti. More info here.

Of Spas and Mikvah | May 17th | 10am
Join Yoetzet Halacha Dr. Jordana Topp DMD all things hair removal, and nails. Sponsored by Cyi, Nishmat Miriam Glaubach Center, and Mizrachi. Click here for more information.
Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters LA: JBBBSLA is seeking mentors to volunteer to make an impact on a child’s growth and success. Be a part of a valued community and create meaningful, life changing relationships. Click here to learn more and apply.

Interfaith Solidarity March | May 22nd 1:00pm-5:00pm- The Institute For Religious Tolerance, Peace, and Justice invites you to join their Seventh Annual March! The theme this year is Freedom, Diversity, and Respect: Learning to Live Together. Click here for more information and to sign up.

Moshava Alevy: Chag Atzmaut Sameach from all of us at Moshava Alevy, where we celebrate Israel every day! Some spots left in second session, apply today at Check us out on social media @MoshavaAlevy
Misheberach List
Bella Rivka bat Rosa (Aharon Shimoni's sister) * Shulamit bat Ruchel Sheina (Selma Framson) * Michael ben Malka (Max Wozniak) * Chaya bat Bela (Mayer Bick's mother) * Tziporah bat Tova (Mrs. Sassover) * Chava bat Helen (Eva Magid) * Masha Hinda bat Malke Roisa * Tova Chaya bat Leah Malkah * Hersh Yaakov ben Chaya Leah (David Stein's father) * Saureet bat Yehudit (Saureet Hayill) * Nechama Bracha Bat Yechiela * Moshe ben Shoshana (Martine Porter Zasada's uncle) * Yehezkel ben Kaila (Fred Toczek's father) * Mordechai David ben Margalit (Zev Hurwitz' father) * Sarah Golda bat Fradyl (Rav Yosef's mother) * Shlomo haCohen ben Rachel * Shalom David Ben Feigel (father of Boaz Hepner's friend) * Yair ben Bella Rivka (Sheryl Shimoni's nephew) * Esther bat Liba (Jill Lefferman's mother) * G'dalyah Reuven ben Bracha (Gary Linder) * Miriam Yosefet bat Leah Malka (Tobi Inlender's sister) * Laurie Higashi * Shoshana Raizel bat Chaya (friend of Miriam Katz) * Bracha Merel bat Rivka (Bernice Epstein) * Baruch ben Sara (Rabbanit Alissa's father) * Lev Binyamin ben Masha Libba * Rivka Chanah bat Tziporah (Ariella Moss' mother)* Zechariah Ben HaRav veHeChazan Tehillah (R. Alissa's brother) * Yitzchak Shlomo ben Mirel Devorah (Chaim Plotzker’s son) * Sarah Freida bat Raizel (Rachel Olshin's mom) * Illana bat Elke (Heather Thau's mother) * Gilad Tal (Julie Sugar's cousin) * Baila Malka bat Ada Etti (Ze'ev Korn's mother) * Farah bat Mozelle Tobe (Brenda Robin's mother) * HaRavYitzchak ben Tobeh (Audrey Kraus' father) * Avraham Chaim ben Rivka * Susan Bercovici (Daughter-In-Law of Rica Bercovici) * Sarah Yaffa bat Elka Tzivia * Aaron Ben Mai * Nechemya Ben Gittel (father of Carly Mann) * Aliza Talia Sarah bat Dina Rachel (Rachel Lesin Kasirer's friend) * Gila bat Shoshie (mother of Michaly Lahat) * Avtalyon Zerachyah Ben Miriam Bracha (Avi Goldberg) * Eran Yakov ben Sara (Sara Naor's father) * Aliza Sara bat Miriam Chaya * Reuven Menachem HaCohen ben Chaya Golda (Zane Anthony Mendelson) * Rachel Chana bat Rivka (Rochelle Frimmer, Debi Pomerantz's Aunt) * Daniella Leah bat Zeeva * David Aharon Yizchak Ben Micha’el HaCohen (David Stein) * Miriam Aliza bat Shifrah Chana * Ariella Rivka bat Tzippora * Ronen ben Yehudit * Chaya Rachel Bat Carmi Adina (Hallie Schiff) * Boaz Yaakov Ben Leah Rivkah (Boaz Hepner) * Moshe ben Mildred (Jeff Feuer's Stepfather) * Tova bat Pesche (Tiffany Miller's mother) * Boaz Hepner’s friends - Chava leah bat Shprintze Bluma, Chaya Esther bat Shprintze Bluma, Avrahom Elijah ben Sara Miriam * Chava Leah bat Shprintze Bluma * Chaya Esther bat Shprintze Bluma * Avrahom Elijah ben Sara Miriam *Aharon Ben Rosa (Aharon Shimoni) * Neil Andrew Bryson Smith (Shanee Michaelson's Friend) *Chaya bat Leah Zlata (Cindy Steinschriber)*