Shabbos Newsletter Parshas Bo 5779

This issue is sponsored by the Brandt Family of Norfolk, VA
In honor of the esteemed Rav, Rav Zachariash shlita

Sponsor an issue of the Ahavas Shalom Newsletter in memory of a loved one, or for a refuah shelaymah—or any non-commercial purpose!
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  • Thursday Night Live!
    • 21:15 Tonight! Come tonight to Ahavas Shalom for Torah, Food and Drink!
    • Rabbi Rafi Brodie will be speaking
  • Melaveh Malkah 2019
    • NEW DATE: Rescheduled for Motza’ei Shabbos Parshas Ki Sisa, 23-Feb-18 in the Beis Tefillah Hall.
    • Buy an ad in our journal to honor our esteemed member Reb Peretz Katz. See
    • Early Bird Special! Reserve and pay for your Dinner Reservations and get the advertised price of 100nis for members and 125nis for non-members. Starting February 1, prices increase to 110nis and 135nis.
  • Mincha Erev Shabbos at 12:30 and 16:40. 
  • The Rav is away in the USA until Wednesday
    • Friday Night Drasha with Rabbi Zev Dov Klein
    • No Beis Elokim or Drasha on Shabbos morning.
    • Life Tips from the Ramchal with Rabbi Moshe Dovid Cohen at 16:00
    • No shiur on Sunday or Tuesday
    • To contact the Rav in an emergency, please contact Lev Seltzer who will be in touch with the Rav.
  • Mi Shebeirach for Cholim: Did you send in your names to Mrs. Zakoo, the Ahavas Shalom Administrative Assistant? Each Thursday she will assemble the names into a typed list (Mrs. Zakoo does not work on Fridays). Remember, on Shabbos day, we ask that you do NOT approach the gabbai and whisper names in his ear – unless it is for a person whose illness began after the above deadline. 
  • American Friends of Ahavas Shalom Inc. (a 501c3 Corporation in New York State) is now up and running. Donations are deductible as per the USA Tax Law. See for details about donations.
  • Contact Mrs. Miriam Zakoo, the Ahavas Shalom Administrative Secretary, to pay your membership dues or make a donation to the Kehilla.
    • Email:
    • Phone: 053-316-6491.

Good Shabbos!