The Torah Portion for this Shabbat is Vayeira

The Torah reading for this week’s Shabbat is Vayeira (Genesis 18:1-22:24). It includes the stories of the destruction of the cities Sodom and Gomorrah, of the birth of Isaac and the banishment of Hagar and Ishmael, and the near sacrifice of Isaac. The Haftarah is II Kings 4:1-37. It tells stories about two miracles of … [Read more…]

Coming Jewish Holidays

Rosh HaShanah ¬† ¬†Rosh HaShanah, the Jewish New Year’s Day, will be observed from the evening of Sunday, September 9, through the evening of Tuesday, September 11. More information will be forthcoming.  

Lake Park Synagogue News

Rabbi Joel Dinin began serving as Lake Park Synagogue’s spiritual leader on Aug. 1. He is shown here at right with his wife Sarah. They have two children, Meira and Michael. More information will be posted later. On Sunday, July 29, 2018, Lake Park Synagogue held a monument unveiling and tribute lunch for Lorraine Hoffmann, … [Read more…]