Shabbos Newsletter Parshas Terumah 5779

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


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  • Mishmar with the Rav
    • Sponsored by Alan Rubenstein on the Yahrzeit of Yehuda Boruch ben Aharon.
    • 21:15 Tonight! Come tonight to Ahavas Shalom for Torah, Food and Drink!
    • Friday Morning:
      • 8:15 Shacharis with the Rav
      • 09:15-09:45 Parsha Shiur with the Rav
      • 10:00-11:00 Private Meetings. This week’s meetings are booked. Next time, please make sure to contact Mrs. Zakoo, the Office Administrator, to schedule an appointment.
  • Melaveh Malkah 2019
    • Motza’ei Shabbos Parshas Ki Sisa, 23-Feb-18 in the Beis Tefillah Hall.
    • Honoring our esteemed member Reb Peretz Katz.
    • Featuring guest speaker Rabbi Nachman Seltzer
    • Buy ads or reserve spaces at the dinner online at
  • Mincha Erev Shabbos at 12:30 and 17:05. 
  • Oneg Shabbos with the Rav. Friday night 20:30 to 22:00 at the Raymond Family Home, Nachson 7/9 (one flight down via the middle staircase). Topic: THE YETZER HARA!
  • Shabbos Shiurim with the Rav:
    • The Rav’s shiur on Beis Elokim written by the Mabit takes place this and every Shabbos at about 07:50.
    • The Rav’s Pele Yoetz shiur meets each Shabbos afternoon 15 minutes before Mincha. It is open to both men and women. This week the shiur meets at 16:25.
  • 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!