Photos 2018

Photos from 9th January to 9th December 2018

Rabbi Reena Judd and her husband Jim from Quinnipiac University on 9th January 2018. Pictured with Liam Davin and David Coon – Photo courtesy of Val Davin

5th February 2018 MJC Committee visit Unitarian Church, Cork City (to see if it might be a suitable venue for gatherings, sadly it wasn’t suitable)

Passover 30.03.18 this year various different Seders took place all over the Munster area. Here are a few photos from one of them 
– Photos courtesy of Val Davin and Aida Phelops

“Spinning the Bible – the evolving biographies of Biblical Heroes”. A lively talk & discussion led by Rabbi David Kudan 15.07.18 in Fisher’s Cross, West Cork, after a fabulous shared lunch (sadly the home-made cookies, fresh strawberries and melon didn’t get photographed!) – Photos courtesy of Val Davin

Friday 3rd August 2018, Rabbi Julia Neuberger Shabbat Service, Cork City. Wonderful to have Rabbi Julia Neuberger back to give us a lovely Shabbat Service followed by a shared meal!  – Photos Courtesy of Debra Davies

Tuesday 21st August 2018, Visiting Schull and an exhibition of artworks which had been collected by Alice Schwab – photos courtesy of Val Davin

Rosh Hashanah 5779 10th September 2018. A wonderful turn-out for our Rosh Hashanah service in Wilton, Cork City – photos courtesy of Val Davin

Succoth 29th September 2018. Debra Davies kindly invited the Community to her home to celebrate a day of Succoth, followed by Havdalah – photos courtesy of Val Davin (birthday photo of Val, courtesy of Jack Cornhouse)

Armistice Day, 11th November 2018. Article in the Irish Times (reprinted with permission) about the Commemoration Service held in Cork City, where David Coon gave a moving speech on behalf of the Munster Jewish Community

Chanukah, 09th December 2018
The lighting of the 9 light “Evening Echo” Installation in Shalom Park, with an address by the Lord Mayor Mick Finn, and added pizzazz with Ruti Lachs with her accordion and singing, followed by the lighting of the Chanukiahs, prayers and singing and tea, coffee and refreshments with the Mayor in his Chambers, in Cork City Hall – photos courtesy of Val Davin