Our History

A History of the Brisbane Hebrew Congregation 1865-1965 written by Mr Morris Ochert OAM (Z”L) has been digitally reproduced and is available for downloading.

Morris Ochert OAM  (Z”L) was a lay historian and Former life member of the BHC, BHC Board member and BHC Property Officer. Like others before him, he devoted considerable time and effort to the affairs of the community, as have all those who have served on the Board of the BHC.

To download the document please Click Here!

Read about the history of the Czech Memorial Sefer by Dr A. M .Briner our honorary heritage officer. To download the document please Click Here!

The story of the Czech Memorial Sefer was made possible by the The Memorial Scrolls Trust. To find out more about the trust please Click Here!

You may also like to visit Memorial Scrolls Trust website  memorialscrollstrust.org

 

Candle Lighting Times Brisbane

 

 

Fri Sept 3rd: Light Candles 5.17pm
Shabbat ends: Sat 4th 6.11pm

Monday Sept 6th: Erev Rosh Hashana Light Candles 5.19pm

Tuesday Sept 7th: Rosh Hashana 1 Light Candles after 6.12pm

Wed Sept 8th: Rosh Hashana 2 Yom Tov ends 6.12pm

Thurs Sept 9th: Fast of Gedaliah: 4.40am-6.02pm

Fri Sept 10th: Light Candles 5.21pm
Shabbat ends: Sat 11th 6.14pm

Wed Sept 15th: Erev Yom Kippur – Kol Nidrei Night Light Candles 5.23pm

Thurs Sept 16th: Yom Kippur   Yom Kippur ends 6.16pm

Fri Sept 17th: Light Candles 5.24pm
Shabbat ends: Sat 18th 6.17pm

Mon Sept 20th: Erev Sukkot  Light Candles 5.25pm

Tues Sept 21st: Sukkot 1  Light Candles after 6.18pm

Wed Sept 22nd: Sukkot 2  Yom Tov ends 6.19pm

Thurs Sept 23rd – Sunday 26th: Sukkot intermediate days (Chol Hamoed)

Monday Sept 27th: Hoshana Rabba    Light Candles 5.28pm

Tuesday Sept 28th: Shemini Atzeret: Light Candles after 6.21pm

Wed Sept 29th: Simchat Torah   Yom Tov ends 6.22pm