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Administration Director:
Israel M.

Ritual Director:
Rabbi Yossi


Jerusalem Great Synagogue Choir

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This Shabbat Rosh Chodesh we read parashat Reeh.

Candle lighting: 18:21 on Fri, 02 Sep 2016
Shabbat concludes: 19:50 on Sat, 03 Sep 2016
(These times are taken from the website at
(Click here for alternate Jewish calendar information from the website at

This Shabbat Rosh Chodesh the JGS Choir, conducted by Maestro Elli Jaffe, sings for both evening and morning services.

For the summer months Mincha on Friday evenings begins approximately
15 minutes after candle lighting.

Click here for more information about the Choir at the Jerusalem Great Synagogue.

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Daily JGS Choir HH rehearsals (at the usual time) start Mon, 29 Aug. No rehearsal Sun, 04 Sep, however.

The JGS Choir calendar is currently complete through Sat, 01 Oct 2016.

The calendar was last updated on Thu, 28 Jul 2016.

JGS Choir members should check here DAILY (not Shabbat or chag)
for last minute schedule changes and
to verify that their attendance has been recorded correctly.

Click here for the Choir's private login page.

Jonathan Saunders created (05/2007) and maintains this website from Jerusalem, Israel. Click here for more information
This page was updated on Sun, 28 Aug 2016