B'nai Jacob Synagogue

1599 Virginia Street East

Charleston, West Virginia 25311


(304) 346-4722

May 21st-28th, 2023

To Begin the Week

Bear in mind that life is short, and that every passing day you are nearer to the end of life. Therefore, how can you waste your time on petty quarrels and discords? Restrain your anger; hold your temper in check, and enjoy peace with everyone.

-Rabbi Nachman of Brestlov

Dear Congregants and Friends,

Here are the times and links for our services for this week.

Shavuot starts Thursday night and Yizkor memorial services are this Shabbat.

Note that the office will be closed this Friday in observance of Shavuot.

Please continue to join us on zoom or in person if you can!

Shalom v'Ahava,

Rabbi Victor Urecki

Daily, Shavuot, and Shabbat Services

Monday-Wednesday night 5:45 PM

Evening Services

Wednesday Morning 7:45 AM

Wednesday Morning Minyan

(followed by breakfast)


Shabbat Services

May 25th-27th

Thursday night

5:45 PM

Shavuot Evening Service

Friday morning

7:30 AM

(followed by breakfast)

Shavuot Morning Service

Shabbat candle lighting Time: 8:21 PM

Shavuot 2 Reading

 Deuteronomy 14:22-16:17

Numbers 28:26-31 

Friday night

5:45 PM

Friday Night Service

Saturday morning

10:00 AM

Yizkor at 11:15 AM

Shabbat Morning Service

Kiddush luncheon this week given by Gary Knepler in honor of B'nai Jacob and the Urecki and Kanner families.

Classes This Week

(All Classes available online and in person unless noted)

Adult Hebrew One on One

As scheduled

Hebrew One on One

Sunday May 21st

Jewish Literature

4:15 PM

Jewish Literature

Tuesday May 23rd

Torah Class

10:00 AM

Torah Class

Thursday May 25th

Talmud at Ten

10:00 AM

Talmud at Ten

Bissell Torah

(With Rabbi Joe Blair/on line only)

4:15 PM

Bissell Torah

Jewish Summer Camp

B'nai Sholom Synagogue


If you are interested in having a child participate in Camp Keif please sign up by May 26th.

Building on Camp Keif 2022's banner year Sophie Golomb, our head counselor, our Rabbi, our community leaders, and our new counselor Olivia Beckman are planning another memorable camp experience.

Camp will be held the last two weeks of June.

Monday thru Friday 9:30am - 3:00 pm

June 19th - 23rd and June 26th - 30th

Please contact us for a registration form via email to either email noted below or give us a call or email if you have any questions or need more information.

We are hoping to see B'nai Sholom filled with the sounds of campers from Charleston and Huntington at Camp Keif 2023!

  Team Camp Keif:




304-840-2900 Ronni Glaser

  304-522-2980 B'nai Sholom

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B'nai Jacob Synagogue

1599 Virginia St. E

Charleston, WV 25311



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