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Eruv is PENDING for Shabbat JAN 18 - 19

                                 this is island synagogue

A Modern Orthodox congregation that welcomes Jews of all backgrounds
and levels of observance

 


Registration Closed


Registration OPEN until January 21st at Midnight

Register Here for Tasting & Auction

Island Synagogue is proud to co-sponsor Limmud Seattle

Register at Limmud Seattle

"THE MONTHLY MITZVAH INITIATIVE"

Click below to see how the program will enhance your Jewish
experience through this month's mitzvah:

PESUKAY D'ZIMRAH - SHEMA - SHEMONA ESRAY

 

All Events
  • Tuesday
    Jan  1
    Scotch and Tequila Tasting Registration
    Tuesday, Jan 1st 12:00a to Tuesday, Jan 22nd 11:59p
    Taste Scotland’s finest single malts and Mexico’s best tequilas too. Delicious themed accompaniments will be served. All food and beverages will be kosher in adherence with the Seattle Va’ad approved certifications and the CRC liquor list. Bid in the auction and you get to take home your favorite beverages. Parking available at Island Crest Elementary School. Must be 21 and over to attend. $36 online | $41 at the door $180 to sponsor event

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  • Friday
    Jan  18
    TU B'SHEVAT Dinner
    Friday, Jan 18th 5:30p to 9:00p

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  • Saturday
    Jan  19
    Limmud
    Motzei Shabbat, Jan 19th 6:30p to 9:30p
    Registration is open for Limmud Seattle, January 19-20, at Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Circle SE, Bellevue. Limmud is a festival of Jewish culture, creativity, and learning where people of all knowledge levels can learn and share ideas. The program, including kids' activities, is online.

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  • Sunday
    Jan  20
    Limmud
    Sunday, Jan 20th 8:00a to 5:30p
    Registration is open for Limmud Seattle, January 19-20, at Bellevue College, 3000 Landerholm Circle SE, Bellevue. Limmud is a festival of Jewish culture, creativity, and learning where people of all knowledge levels can learn and share ideas. The program, including kids' activities, is online.

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  • Tuesday
    Jan  22
    Rabbi Toban's Class on The Ramban
    Tuesday, Jan 22nd 7:00p to 8:00p
    Ramban (Nachmanides) was a physician, kabbalist, and surprising counterpoint to Rashi & other commentators. Bring the Artscroll Torah with Ramban (Genesis), and come dig in!

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  • Tuesday
    Jan  22
    Rabbi Toban's Class on Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto
    Tuesday, Jan 22nd 8:00p to 9:00p
    How God Directs the World Da'as Tavunos, by Rabbi Moshe Chaim Luzzatto

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  • Thursday
    Jan  24
    Talmud Class: Baba Basra with Rabbi Y. Kornfeld
    Thursday, Jan 24th 12:00p to 1:00p
    A textual study of Jewish civil law. Classes are in English. No prior study of Talmud is needed, just a will to learn. Island Synagogue, 8685 SE 47th Street, Mercer Island Led by: Rabbi Yechezkel Kornfeld

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  • Thursday
    Jan  24
    THE PARSHA WITH LORD SACKS
    Thursday, Jan 24th 7:00p to 8:00p
    Abraham and Isaac: two different and complimentary ways of serving G-d

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  • Saturday
    Jan  26
    Scotch & Tequila Tasting & Auction
    Motzei Shabbat, Jan 26th 7:00p to 9:30p

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  • Tuesday
    Jan  29
    Rabbi Toban's Class on The Ramban
    Tuesday, Jan 29th 7:00p to 8:00p
    Ramban (Nachmanides) was a physician, kabbalist, and surprising counterpoint to Rashi & other commentators. Bring the Artscroll Torah with Ramban (Genesis), and come dig in!

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shabbat prayer book guide

There may be areas in the Shabbat prayer service that individuals do not understand or with which they are not familiar. Reading through the Shabbat Prayer Book Guide may answer many of those questions.  It is hoped that this guide can be a source to greater understanding and a more meaningful involvement in Shabbat prayer ritual.

Click here or visit the Documents page of this website (accessible by members) to view the guide. A limited number of hardcover books are available for sale for $23. To purchase, please contact the office at office@islandsynagogue.org or 206-275-1539.

Donations are also welcome. Click here to visit our Donations page.

Fri, January 18 2019 12 Shevat 5779