Shabbos Newsletter Parshas Shemos 5779

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  • Thursday Night Live! Come tonight to Ahavas Shalom for Cholent and Torah, featuring Rabbi Rafi Brodie. Starting at 21:15 (after Maariv).
  • OPEN FOR BUSINESS: Buy an ad for the 2019 Melaveh Malkah honoring our esteemed member Reb Peretz Katz. See the online store at or pick up an add form from the bima! Deadline: January 24.
  • Mincha Erev Shabbos at 12:30 and 16:29. 
  • The Rav is away this Shabbos.
    • Rabbi Akiva Teichtal will give the drasha on Friday night.
    • Rabbi Moshe Dovid Cohen will give a shiur on “The Power of Tefillah and Vatranut” at 15:50.
  • Video of the funeral of Rabbi Dovid Yosef Schlossberg, held at Beis Medrash Ahavas Shalom, featuring hespedim from Rav Zachariash, Rav Malinowitz, Reb Dovid Schlossberg and Reb Shimon Sporn, is now available online at the Ahavas Shalom Website (note that the video file is currently uploading expected to be fully uploaded by 20:00 tonight).
  • 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!

Shabbos Schedule Parshas Shemos

לוח שבת פרשת שמות

Erev Shabbos   ערב שבת
Mincha 1 12:30 מנחה א׳
Candle Lighting 16:07/16:27 הדלקת נרות
Mincha 2 16:29 מנחה ב׳
Shekiyah 16:47 שקיעה
Shabbos Day   יום השבת
Brachos 8:00 ברכות
Shochein Ad 8:30 שוכן עד
Latest Shema – M. A. 8:23 סוף זמן ק”ש למג”א
Latest Shema – G’ra 9:11 סוף זמן ק”ש לגר”א
Mincha 1 13:00 מנחה א׳
Power of Tefillah 15:50 שיעור
Mincha 2 16:05 מנחה ב׳
Shekiyah 16:48 שקיעה
Ma’ariv 1 17:25 מעריב א׳
Ma’ariv 2 17:48 מעריב ב׳
זמנים לימי חול עד פרשת וארא יום (Sun)א׳ (Mon)ב׳ (Tue)ג׳ (Wed)ד׳ (Thu)ה׳ (Fri)ו׳ Weekday times until Parshas Vaera
שחרית 06:20, 07:15, 08:05 06:20, 07:15, 08:05 06:20, 07:15, 08:05 06:20, 07:15, 08:05 06:20, 07:15, 08:05 06:20, 07:15, 08:15
מנחה 12:45, 15:15 12:45, 15:15 12:45, 15:15 12:45, 15:15 12:45, 15:15 12:30, 16:34
מעריב 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 * New Room