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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 on Summer Hours for August:
Mondays to Thursdays, 9:00am to 12:00pm
 




 

YizKor Book --- NAME Order Form

Please submit the names of those you wish to be memorialized in the upcoming Yizkor Book. You can now submit your names and make the donation entirely online. Alternatively, you can print a PDF to fill out and return to the Beth Jacob office.

FINAL DEADLINE FOR ALL YIZKOR BOOK SUBMISSIONS IS THURSDAY, AUGUST 16TH.  THANK YOU.

2018 high holiday schedule at beth jacob

 

Beth Jacob Congregation

2018  High Holiday Timetable Schedule

 

Sunday, September 9, 2018 

07:25P                   1st night of Rosh Hashanah evening services

07:25P                   Candle lighting before this time

 

Monday, September 10, 2018 – Rosh Hashanah Day 1

08:30A                   1st Day Rosh Hashanah morning services

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

06:30P                   Community Tashlich ritual (meet behind the shul)

07:00P                   2nd night of Rosh Hashanah evening services

08:24P                   Candle lighting after this time

 

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 – Rosh Hashanah Day 1

08:30A                   2nd Day Rosh Hashanah morning services

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

07:00P                   Mincha evening services

08:22P                   Havdalah

 

Sunday September 16, 2018

11:00A                   Community Holocaust Memorial Service at the Cemetary

 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 – Erev Yom Kippur

06:50P                   Erev Yom Kippur Mincha, Ma’ariv including Kol Nidre

07:09P                   Fast begins and candle lighting

 

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 – Yom Kippur

09:00A                   Yom Kippur morning services

11:00A                   Childrens’ service begins

11:15A                   Community Yizkor Service (approximate)

05:30P                   Yom Kippur Mincha, reading of the book of Jonah

07:00P                   Ne’ila service, followed by Ma’ariv

08:07P                   Fast Ends and Havdallah

 

 

Haftorah Reading Volunteers Sought

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

Thu, August 16 2018 5 Elul 5778