Persian Hebrew Congregation

Announcing a new learning program at PHC.


Thursday Night Mishmar for men at PHC!

It will take place right after Arvit.

We will be having a special class with Rabbi Steinmetz on the Parsha.

There will be food.

Persian Hebrew Congregation

Shavuot Schedule 5778 - 2018


Shabbat P’ Bamidbar

Friday, May 18, 2018

Mincha 7:00pm

Candle lighting for those praying at 7:00pm


Regular Candle Lighting is anytime from 6:51 - 7:47pm


Shabbat, May 19, 2018

Shacharit 8:40pm

(Seudat Shelishit at home)

Class 7:20pm


Shavuot – Saturday Night, May 19, 2018

Mincha 8:00pm

Candle Lighting & Preparation not before 8:58pm


All Night Learning Program   12:00am - 4:30am – (Refreshments included)

Sponsored in loving memory of:

Chanania ben Nisan & Tagi

By Moshe & Soosan Kohananoo


12:00am – 2:30am – *Tikkun Leil Shavuot

(*This is a special reading composed of verses from Torah, Neveim & Ketuvim including the Tehilim.*)

Schedule of All Night Classes:

12:30am – 1:15am: R’ Raices

Stories from the Talmud


1:15am – 2:00am: Eliyahu Kohanpour

“What Is Our Claim To The Torah?”


2:15am – 3:00am: Rabbi Adir Shafir

“Megillat Ruth: Building a World of Chessed”


3:15am – 4:15am: R’ Hamaoui

“Magic, Superstitions & Omens in Judaism?”


Sunday Morning, May 20 – Shavuot I

Shacharit (Korbanot - 4:45am)

(Hodu) 5:00am

Sunrise 5:26am


2nd Minyan Shacharit - 8:40am


Talmud Class 7:30pm

Mincha 8:00pm

Arvit 8:40pm

Candle Lighting & Preparations not before 8:59pm


Monday, May 21 - Shavuot II:

Shacharit 8:40am

Yizkor 10:30am

Shavuot Dairy Meal

Sponsored by the Calamaro Family in loving memory of Victor Calamaro, Chaim ben Moshe and Yola Calamaro, Yola Gracia bat Simcha, A”H


Talmud Class 7:30pm

Mincha 8:00pm

Arvit 8:40pm

Havdala 8:55pm


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 Rachel bat Dina, Aron Yankel ben Roza Riva, Chayah bat Sarah, Leah bat Machla Rivka, 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, 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!

Wed, May 23 2018 9 Sivan 5778