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Though we can't physically be together for Shabbat at these times, there are still many ways that you can ensure your Shabbat is a meaningful, educational and spiritual experience. Read on below for all you'll need to connect this Shabbat, and if you have any questions, don't hesitate to be in touch!

Friday Night

At 6:30pm on Friday evenings, Rabbi Benji Stanley invites you to welcome in Shabbat together as a community on Zoom.

  • Zoom Etiquette - Read our handy guide on how to ensure our Zoom services run smoothly!  
  • Shabbat Service - Use this link to view or download the Siddur and Source Sheets used for the weekly service. As a note, it would be good to print out the Siddur, or ensure you have a second device with you in addition to your Zoom device. 
  • Join the Service! - It will start every Friday at 6:30pm, do log in and connect beforehand! If you're not a member, click here to request the Zoom information.
  • Prepare for Kiddush - After the service, we will make kiddush, so make sure you have a little bit of wine or grape juice at hand if you want to join in. 

Here are a few resources you might want to welcome in Shabbat at home

Saturday Morning
We're delighted to offer a weekly online service through Zoom, led by our Emeritus Rabbi Thomas Salamon. Below, you can find out all you need to join this service! 

  • Zoom Etiquette - Read our handy guide on how to ensure our Zoom services run smoothly!  
  • Shabbat Service - Use this link to view or download the Siddur and Source Sheets used for the weekly service. As a note, it would be good to print out the Siddur, or ensure you have a second device with you in addition to your Zoom device. 
  • Join the Service! - It will start every Saturday at 10:30am, do log in and connect beforehand! If you're not a member, click here to request the Zoom information.
  • Prepare for Kiddush - After the service, we will make kiddush, so make sure you have a little bit of wine or grape juice at hand if you want to join in. 

Shabbat Learning!
At Westminster Synagogue, we pride ourselves on ensuring that education is at the heart of what we do. Shabbat gives us a perfect chance to explore a whole variety of topics which we hope you enjoy engaging with.

  • Shabbat Packs - Each week we release a D'var Torah on the weekly portion, along with a bit of learning about one of our Psalms or Prayers that we sing in the Shabbat Service, followed by Yoav leading us in the song. If you want to go straight to the songs, click on the links below (timings afterwards indicates when the song starts)
  • Children's Education - Yael Roberts leads our amazing team of teachers as they continue our children's education classes with online opportunities each weak. Click on the link to request more information.
  • Monday Learning - Though not held on Shabbat, why not continue your learning with a bit of Monday Night Knowledge! Join Yael Roberts and Rabbi Benji as they delve into a wide range of topics.

We will continue to update this area, so do keep checking back every week. 

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Fri, 30 October 2020 12 Cheshvan 5781