Barbados Jewish Community

President’s Message – December 4

Shabbat Shalom.
The word for the week:

I can’t believe it is December already!  As many of you already know, Hanukkah, the festival of lights, begins next Thursday December 10th.  The community will hold a ZOOM candle lighting ceremony on Wednesday December 16th at 5:30pm AST (4:30pm EST).  Please use this link to connect:

For those attending the Hanukkah party on Friday December 18th, we will celebrate with dreidels and latkes and Hanukkah songs!

If you would like to learn more about Hanukkah please see the link below:

Friday night services this week are at Nidhe Israel Synagogue. Please note that all COVID protocols will be observed so please bring your face masks. Please note that we will continue our ZOOM services for those people unable to attend in person. ­

Zoom Friday night services from 6:30 pm, December 4th. Please note this will be 5:30 EST.

Please see the below link for a copy of our siddur.

Shabbat Shalom!

Sharon Oran

President, The Barbados Jewish Community