The name of the seventh day of the week is derived from the Hebrew - Shabbat - which simply means "cessation of work". The shabbat is not just a rest... Read More
We must learn to spiritually enrich our life which is so restless and absorbed by this long struggle for existence. It is imperative that we take some time to dedicate... Read More
Our home is the most important and sacred environment to live and foster the growth of Judaism.
It is there that Judaism can become a creative force to promote wonderful values.... Read More
Judaism has always adapted to the changes of times. If this was not the case, Judaism would have ceased to exist. It changed in biblical times during the exile in... Read More
A part of the Ohel Jacob Library consists of a large historical collection of books offered to this synagogue by refugees from Germany, Austria and Poland during 1934 and up... Read More
Page with a large gallery about events and landmarks of the Ohel Jacob Synagogue, Hehaver Community, Lisbon.... Read More