2) CALENDAR REMINDERS
Tamuz (June 11) -- Second Day Rosh Chodesh Tamuz -- Official beginning of
Summer at ASCENT!!
2 Tamuz (June 11-12) -- Shabbat Korach, Torah
Reading: Numbers 16:1-18:32; Haftorah: Shmuel 1 11:14-12:22; Pirkei Avot 4
Tamuz (June 13) -- Twenty Seventh anniversary of the passing of the Lubavitcher
9 Tamuz (June 18-19) -- Shabbat Chukat, Torah Reading: Numbers
19:1-22:1; Haftorah: Judges11:1-33; Pirkei Avot 5
12-13 Tamuz (June
23-24) -- Celebration of the miraculous delivery from death, imprisonment and
exile of the Previous Lubavitcher Rebbe
16 Tamuz (June 25-26) --
Shabbat Balak , Torah Reading: Numbers 22:2-25:9; Haftorah: Michah 5:6-6:8; Pirkei
17 Tamuz (June 27) - Fast day of the 17th of Tamuz commemorating
the breaching of the walls of Jerusalem and the beginning of the period of mourning
over the destruction of the Temple, called "Bein HaMetzarim"
or "The three weeks". An appropriate time for the learning of the laws
concerning the building of the Temple, in anticipation of the imminent Redemption.
For more abou the Three Weeks click here
Tamuz (July 2-3) - Shabbat Pinchas, Shabbat
Mevarchim, Torah Reading: Numbers 25:10-30:1; Haftorah: Jeremiah 1:1-2:3,
the first of the three "Haftorot of Affliction"
of the Ramak, Rabbi Moshe Cordevero (1522-1570) the leader of the Kabbalists of
Safed until his death within a year after the arrival of Rabbi Yitzchak Luria
29 Tamuz (July 9) -- Erev Rosh Chodesh Av
A HEALTHY AND CONSTRUCTIVE MONTH OF TAMUZ!!