Shabbos Newsletter Parshas Vayechi 5779

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  • 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 16:25. 
  • Shabbos Shiurim:
    • The Rav’s Pele Yoetz shiur meets each Shabbos afternoon 15 minutes before Maariv. It is open to both men and women. This week the shiur meets at 15:40.
    • The Rav’s shiur on Beis Elokim written by the Mabit takes place this and every Shabbos at about 07:50.
  • Mazel Tov to Jonny & Rachel Links on the Bar Mitzvah of their son Avraham. The Kehilla is invited to a Kiddush after davening at the Ahavat Tzion Hall (Nachal Timna 2).
  • The Kehilla offers condolences to Mrs. Sarah Sporn on the loss of her father—and beloved member of Ahavas Shalom—Rabbi Dovid Yosef Schlossberg z”l. The Shiva will take place in the Schlossberg (Sporn) home Lachish 29/3. Exact times will be posted via email.
  • 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 Vayechi

לוח שבת פרשת ויחי

Erev Shabbos   ערב שבת
Mincha 1 12:30 מנחה א׳
Candle Lighting 16:03/16:23 הדלקת נרות
Mincha 2 16:25 מנחה ב׳
Shekiyah 16:43 שקיעה
Shabbos Day   יום השבת
Brachos 8:00 ברכות
Shochein Ad 8:30 שוכן עד
Latest Shema – M. A. 8:19 סוף זמן ק”ש למג”א
Latest Shema – G’ra 9:07 סוף זמן ק”ש לגר”א
Mincha 1 13:00 מנחה א׳
Pele Yoetz 15:45 פלא יועץ
Mincha 2 16:00 מנחה ב׳
Shekiyah 16:44 שקיעה
Ma’ariv 1 17:21 מעריב א׳
Ma’ariv 2 17:44 מעריב ב׳



זמנים לימי חול עד פרשת שמות יום (Sun)א׳ (Mon)ב׳ (Tue)ג׳ (Wed)ד׳ (Thu)ה׳ (Fri)ו׳ Weekday times until Parshas Shemos
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, 16:29
מעריב 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 19:00, 21:00 * New Room