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First Congregation Sons of Israel, a conservative, egalitarian congregation, is the oldest synagogue in the Nation’s oldest City welcomes  Rabbi Joel Fox on two weekends this month when he will be leading Erev Shabbat. Services are Friday, Aug. 11, 7:30 pm, and Shabbat service on Saturday, Aug. 12, 10 am.

Friday, Aug. 25,, Rabbi Fox will begin Erev Shabbat service at 6:30 pm followed by a Shabbat pasta dinner, sponsored by Les and Karen Stern. Reservations are requested. Rabbi Fox will lead Shabbat service on Saturday, Aug. 26, 10 am.

Rabbi Fox received Cantorial training in Israel attending the Rubin Academy of Music and the Israel Institute of Cantorial Art, and is a member of the Cantors Assembly. He received his Smicha from Rabbinical Seminary International, and serves today as both a Rabbi and Cantor in the capacity of both teacher and entertainer. Join us for either or both weekends for an interesting and enjoyable service. First Congregation Sons of Israel, 161 Cordova St. For more information or to make reservations, call (904) 829-9532 or email


New interim Pastor William Scholl will be welcomed at Memorial Lutheran Church, U;S. 1 South, following the 8 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday, Aug. 13.

Light refreshments will be served.


The Women’s Networking Luncheon continues from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 16 at Terra & Acqua, 134 Sea Grove Main St., St. Augustine Beach. Reservations are limited to the first 40 who RSVP. After that there is a waiting list. Cost is $15 plus tip. Reservations are due by 2 p.m. Aug. 15. Call Carolyn Mudgette, 904-540-7004.


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