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  • Mincha Erev Shabbos at 13:30, 17:33 (“Early” Shabbos), and 19:00
  • Shabbos Shiurim with the Rav:
    • The Rav’s shiur on Beis Elokim written by the Mabit takes place this and every Shabbos at about 08:05.
    • NEW TIME! The Rav’s Pirkei Avos takes place immediately after the 3rd Mincha (approximately 18:15). It is open to both men and women. The start time of the shiur will now change with mincha, and will be aproximately 25 minutes after the start of mincha, which is 18:15 this week.
  • Shabbos Mincha Alerts!
    • Starting time of the third Mincha now changes each week. This week it begins at 17:50.
    • No 19:00 Shabbos Mincha Minyon. Look for this minyon to resume Summer 5780.
  • The Shul And I. NEW TIME: 17:20 to 17:50. TopicUnconditional Love…to Shul.
  • Buy your High Holiday tickets now at
  • SUMMER RAFFLE is HERE! See Aryeh Beer to buy a ticket! EARLY BIRD PRIZE: 1 dozen bagels and cream cheese from Holy Bagels – plus your ticket goes back into the pot for another chance to win!
  • 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!