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HJC News – Metzora – Shabbos Hagadol

Please empty your shtenders, tallis bags and other storage places in the shul of all non-Pesach foods and candies. Any food found in shul this week, accessible, will be thrown out.

I will be available this week after Shacharis, after Maariv, and by appointment, to arrange for the sale of your chometz.

The full Shul calendar for April and May is available on the shul’s website, at

The Shabbos Hagadol Drasha will begin at 6:30pm.

Contact the office for name submissions for the Yizkor book.

Kiddush this week, a special deluxe Simcha Kiddush, with rolls available, is co-sponsored by:

· Chuck and Sandra Zeitler in honor of David Schultz’s Birthday.
· Aaron and Annie Wolf in honor of the yahrzeits of Marvin Wolf, Peggy Wolf, and Samuel Wolf.

· Mike and Marian Swirski in honor of their Birthdays, Marian in March and Mike in April, both 39 (again).

· Barbara Seltzer in honor of the Birthdays of Hillel and Zahava Seltzer and Shimon Schlesinger.

· Mark and Crystal Selent in honor of Mark’s father Mark Albert Selent.

· Barabara Schlesinger in honor of the Birthdays of Shimon and Penina Schlesinger and Kayla and Nissi Heifetz.

· Helen Rothman in honor of her Birthday and in honor of her granddaughter Becky’s Birthday.

· Sender and Rina Radcliffe in honor of Fish Finger’s and Custard Day. Which was admittedly the 3rd of April, but wibbly wobbly timey wimey. And Yoda’s 9th birthday. Also, wibbly wobbly timey wimey. (RD: in honor of Heights Jewish Center for its willingness to take people’s money under so many demeaning conditions.)

· Dr. Rick Prizant and Gretchen Shapiro in honor of their 12th Wedding Anniversary.

· In honor of Steven and Elana Perlin’s 1st wedding anniversary that took place in March.

· Martin and Marla Lipman in honor of Yehudis Lipman’s birthday, Avramy and Yocheved Lipman’s anniversary, Aharon and Sarah Lipman’s anniversary, and the purchase of a home by Aharon and Sarah Lipman in Norfolk, VA.

· Zev and Leah Kushner in honor of Olivia Kushner’s birthday and Zev’s Birthday.

· Jack and Sharon Klein in honor of their 24th anniversary.

· Jack and Margarita Judkovich in honor of Moshe’s birthday.

· Bob and Debby Jacob in honor of Danny Jacob’s Birthday.

· Edna Edelman in honor of Helen Rothman’s Birthday.

· Mark and Edna Edleman in honor of Sharon’s Birthday.

· Sara and Akiva Cooperman in honor of Akiva’s and Zechariah’s half birthdays and as a Mazal tov to Olivia and Nechemiah Kushner on the addition of Bean the Chihuahua to their family!"

· Mr. Fred and Katia Bolotin in memory of Fred’s mother Yocheved Bas Binyomin Nachman Halevi.

· Rob and Jan Altshuler in honor of Rob’s birthday and grandson Tuvia Mordechai’s birthday.

· Leon and Debbie Adato in honor of Leon’s birthday.

· Alex and Marina Abramov in honor of the birth of daughter Hannah Rachel and second birthday of daughter Sarah Rina.

Shalosh Seudos is sponsored by Chuck and Sandra Zeitler in memory of Michael Selznik.

Good Shabbos
Rabbi Davidovich

Friday, April 15

Shacharis 6:45 AM
Candle Lighting 6:43 PM – 7:48 PM Mincha 7:35 PM

Saturday, April 16 (Metzora – Shabbos Hagadol)
Parsha Shiur 8:30 AM
Shacharis 9:00 AM
Shabbos Hagadol Drasha 6:30 PM
Mincha 7:30 PM
Shabbos ends 8:58 PM

Sunday, April 17
Shacharis 8:00 AM
Mincha-Maariv 7:55 PM

Monday through Thursday, April 18-21
Gemara Shiur 6:15 AM
Shacharis 6:45 AM
Mincha-Maariv 7:55 PM

Thursday Night, April 21
Bedikas Chometz after 9:00 PM
Friday, April 22 (Erev Pesach)
Taanis Bechorim- Fast of the Firstborn starts at 5:24 AM
Shacharis 6:30 AM, followed by Siyum
No eating Chometz from 10:44 AM
No owning Chometz from 12:04 PM
Chatzos – 1:25 PM
Candle-Lighting: 7:56 PM

Mincha 7:55 PM
Kiddush no earlier than 8:59 PM

Chatzos 1:25 AM

Shabbos, April 23 (First Day of Pesach)

Shacharis 9:20 AM

Latest Time to recite Shema: 9:59 AM
IdeallyStart Shalosh Seudos before 5:30 PM

Mincha 7:45 PM (No Shalosh Seudos in Shul)

Maariv 9:01 PM
Shabbos ends / Candle-Lighting after 9:06 PM
Chatzos 1:25 AM

Sunday, April 24 (Second Day of Pesach)
Shacharis 9:20 AM

Latest Time to recite Shema: 9:58 AM
Mincha 7:55 PM
Maariv 9:03 PM (V’sein Bracha)
Havdala after 9:08 PM (no spices or candle)

Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday, April 25-26-27 (Chol Hamoed)

Gemara class Cancelled
Shacharis 6:30 AM
Mincha-Ma’ariv 8:05 PM
Thursday, April 28 (Chol Hamoed)
Gemara class Cancelled

Shacharis 6:30 AM
Make an Eiruv Tavshilin
Mincha 6:40 PM
Candle-Lighting: Earliest: 6:55 PM / Latest – 8:03 PM

Friday April 29 (Sh’vii Shel Pesach)
Shacharis 9:00 AM
Mincha 6:40 PM

Candle Lighting: Earliest: 6:55 PM / Latest 8:05 PM

Saturday April 30 (Acharon Shel Pesach)
Shacharis 9:00 AM

Yizkor after 10:45 AM

Mincha 7:45 PM, followed by Shalosh Seudos (Bring only unused containers to shul)
Shabbos/Pesach ends 9:14 PM
(regular Havdala, with spices and candle)
Wait to eat the Chometz you sold till 10:15 PM

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