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Beth Jacob Congregation of Kitchener-Waterloo

 

Beth Jacob Congregation has been serving the Jewish community of Kitchener-Waterloo and Cambridge for more than a century. Founded in 1908, Beth Jacob is a modern Orthodox synagogue with congregants from different observances.

Regular minyan times (other minyanim may vary):

Thursday mornings at 7:15 AM 
     ♦   7:00 AM on Rosh Chodesh or Chol HaMoed

Shabbat & Yom Tov mornings at 9:30 AM 
     ♦   Children's service at 10:45 AM
     ♦   Kiddush lunch every week at 12:30 PM

The office is normally open:
Mondays to Thursdays, 9:00am to 12:00pm




 

2019 - 2020 Yizkor Book

Our upcoming Yizkor Book is being edited now - please consider donating in memory of loved ones.  Deadline for names is Thursday, August 22nd.
Payment gladly accepted by cheque (with the accompanying order form), or call the office to arrange credit card payment.  

For a link to the form in PDF format, please click here.

To order & donate online, please click on the image below.

 

2019 hIGH hOLIDAYS sCHEDULE AT BETH JACOB

 

Sunday, September 29, 2019

6:50p   1st night of Rosh Hashanah evening Service

6:50p   Candle lighting before this time

 

Monday, September 30, 2019

8:30A   1st Day Rosh Hashanah morning services

10:30A Shofar & Children’s services begins (approximate)

6:30p   Community Tashlich ritual (meet behind the shul)

7:00p   2nd night of Rosh Hashanah evening services

7:48p   Candle lighting after this time

 

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

8:30A   2nd Day Rosh Hashanah morning services

10:30A Shofar & Children’s services begins (approximate)

7:00p   Mincha evening Services

7:46p   Havdallah

 

Sunday, October 6, 2019

11:00A Community Holocaust Memorial service at the Cemetery

 

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

6:15p   Erev Yom Kippur Mincha, Ma’ariv including Kol Nidre

6:33p   Fast begins and candle lighting

 

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

9:00A   Yom Kippur morning services

11:00A Children’s Service begins

11:15A Community Yizkor service (Approximate)

5:15p   Yom Kippur Mincha, reading of the book of Jonah

6:30p   Ne’ila service, followed by Ma’ariv

7:32p   Fast Ends and Havdallah

 

Haftorah and DVAR TORAH SIGN UP Sheet

Everyone (men and women) are encouraged to sign up! 

            

Seeking Haftorah volunteers - click here to sign up using Google Docs!

Seeking Dvar Torah volunteers - click here to sign up using Google Docs!

Fri, August 23 2019 22 Av 5779