Persian Hebrew Congregation

Shabbat P’ Vayikra & Shabbat P’ Hachodesh - Schedule 5778

Shabbat Rosh Chodesh Nissan

March 15 - 21, 2018

Shabbat Shalom!

Rosh Chodesh is one day, this coming Shabbat, March 17.


On behalf of the Persian Hebrew Congregation we would like to wish a Mazal Tov to Rosalyn Kohanchi and the whole family on the engagement of Eliyahu Kohanchi to Moria Hertz.

May they be merit to build a Bayit Ne’eman B’Yisrael.


B’Ezrat Hashem, there will be a Shloshim of Mr. Khani Kohananoo ז״ל

חנניה בן ניסן ותג'י

Beloved father of Moshe Kohananoo.

Monday, March 19th Mincha at 6:40 pm.

Seuda following Mincha & Arvit.

At the Persian Hebrew Congregation

3820 W. Main Street, Skokie.

May we only share in Semachot.


Shabbat Schedule:

Candle lighting is at 6:38pm

Mincha Friday Night is at 6:40pm

Shacharit is at 8:40am

5:45pm Shabbat Afternoon Class

6:25pm - Mincha & Seudat Shelishit

7:49pm – Havdalah


The Chullent this week is sponsored by Adam & Cindy Freed and Mrs. Bobby Freed in loving memory of beloved father and husband, Stuart Warren Freed, Shlomo Zalman ben Hirsh, Alav HaShalom.

May his memory be for a blessing.


If you would like to sponsor a Kiddush, Chullent or a Seudat Shelishit please contact the Rabbi.


On behalf of the Persian Hebrew Congregation we would like to thank Mrs. Sheila Dallal for doing the synagogue shopping for Shabbat.


Weekday Schedule:

Sunday: 7:20am Shacharit

M-F: 6:10am Shacharit

Mincha this week is at 6:40pm.


Class Schedule:

The Monday morning class is at 11:45am.


Book Club:

The dates and books for the next Book Club meets are:

Tuesday, March 20 at 8pm

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit

Hope to see everyone there.



We are currently in the process of planning our second used book sale, which is scheduled to take place this spring. We will once again be accepting donations of books, so please think of us during your Pesach cleaning. A book drop off box is located in the shul lobby for your convenience. For more information please see Rabbi Hamaoui or Claire Sporn.


Refuah Sheleima List:

If you have a name of a person that needs a refuah sheleima, you may reply to this email with the name of the person.

We would like to wish a Refuah Shleima to Leah bat Machla Rivka, Susan bat Flora, Jenny bat Leah, Elana bat Sara, Victoria bat Sara, Shoshana bat Margerete, Fayga Bas Freidel, Betzalel Meir ben Sarah, Leah Gabriella bat Sara, Kalman ben Chana, Bridget bat Chava, Pari bat Zaman, Aharon ben Zinat, Channania ben Flora, Simone bat Daniella, Sarah bat Bimah, Benzion ben Chava, Batya bat Mina Fagel, Vinita bat Devorah, Devorah Chaya bat Rachel, and David ben Miriam.

If the person whose name you submitted is no longer in need of a Refuah Sheleima, please inform the Rabbi.

Shabbat Shalom!

Sun, March 18 2018 2 Nisan 5778