Congregation Bnai Jacob
High Holiday Schedule
- Saturday, September 20, 8:30pm Selichot
- Wednesday, September 24, 7:30pm Rosh Hashana Services
- Thursday, September 25, 8:30am Rosh Hashana Services
- Friday, September 26 @ 8:30am Rosh Hashana Services
- Sunday, September 28 Kever Avot with the Temple
Lindenwood Cemetery @ 2:30pm
Jewish Cemetery @ 3:30pm
- Friday, October 3 @ 7:00pm Kol Nidre
- Saturday, October 4 @ 8:30am Yom Kippur
- Wednesday, October 8 @ 6:45pm
Sukkah Seudah at Rabbi and Penny's - RSVP by October 1.
- Thursday, October 9 @ 10:00am Sukkot Services
- Friday, October 10 @ 10:00am Sukkot Services
- Thursday, October 16 @ 9:15am Shemini Atzeret Services
Simchat Torah Seudah @ 6:00pm
Simchat Torah Celebration @ 7:00pm
- Friday, October 17 @ 9:15am Simchat Torah Services
Kosher at Kroger
Kroger Marketplace at Coventry has a variety of fresh Kosher meats for the holidays. The selection includes chicken (cut-up and whole), minced beef, stew meat, brisket and roasts. They also have a selection of salami and cold cuts.
Please support Kroger in their efforts to help the Jewish community of Fort Wayne.
For more information, call Kroger at (260) 432-2305.
Scholar in Residence - Rabbi Tovia Singer
Sponsored by the Harry W. Salon Foundation
Rabbi Tovia Singer is well known as the Founder and Director of Outreach Judaism, an organization dedicated to countering the efforts of evangelical Christian groups who target Jews for conversion. As a world renowned public speaker, Rabbi Singer addresses more than 100 audiences a year. Through his stimulating and provocative appearances, Rabbi Singer has been an inspiration to thousands. Lecturing on college campuses and synagogues throughout the country has become an integral part of his work. He is the author of the two-volume book “Let’s Get Biblical: Why Doesn’t Judaism Accept the Christian Messiah?,” and is a frequent guest on television and radio shows. He is the host of one of Israel’s most compelling radio talk shows, “The Tovia Singer Show,” on Israel National Radio (Channel 7).
Rabbi Singer will speak at B'nai Jacob at the times noted below.
Friday Evening Community Service, October 31 at 7:00pm.
Temple Achduth Vesholom and Congregation B'nai Jacob will hold joint Friday evening services at B'nai Jacob. Rabbi Javier Cattapan and Rabbi Mitchell Kornspan will lead services. Following services, Rabbi Tovia Singer will speak, and an Oneg hosted by both congregations will be enjoyed.
Friday, October 31 following 7:00pm services
"The Battle for the Jewish Soul: Are the Missionaries Winning?"
Saturday, November 1, 12:45pm
"Let's Get Biblical! How Do Missionaries Paint Jesus into the Jewish Scriptures?"
Saturday, November 1, 7:30pm
"Jesus was a Jew, But can a Jew be for Jesus?"
Sunday, November 2, 10:00am
Program for youths 6th grade and up. Religious school students from the Temple and B'nai Jacob will join together at B'nai Jacob.
Religious School Begins September 3
We are looking forward to an exciting year, with a special project centered around Tzedakah. Our youths will be involved in our Shabbat services and holiday celebrations, and will have their own junior congregation for the High Holidays.
First Day of Classes
Hebrew School Wednesday, September 3, 2014 4:00pm-6:00pm
Havurat No’ar Wednesday, September 3, 2014 4:30pm-6:00pm
Gan Wednesday, September 3, 2014 4:30pm-6:00pm
Shabbat School September 6, 2014 9:30am-11:45am
Rosh Hashanah Thursday, September 24, 2014 10:30am
Yom Kippur Saturday, October 4, 2014 10:30am
Mishneh Torah Schedule
Beginning in September, Mishneh Torah will meet on Wednesdays at 7:00pm.