1504 Meridian Avenue San Jose, CA 95125 408
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Am Echad, located in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley, is a warm, inviting and vibrant Orthodox shul. Under the guidance of Rav Menachem Levine, we welcome all to visit, daven, and learn with us. We have both Ashkenazi and Sephardi members from all around the world, as well as throughout the US, and from many walks of life. Visitors often comment on how down-to-earth the synagogue is, while at the same time adhering to the values of an Orthodox Torah Kehilla.


Am Echad has had the privilege of hosting many business travelers and tourists from all over the world. We'd be happy to arrange Shabbos meals for you and discuss options for accommodations.
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 Major Milestone for the San Jose Community ERUV!
We have finally received all the necessary permits for the San Jose Community EruvEruv and construction has started!
For donations and more information check the eruv website http://www.sjeruv.org/.

Kid's program for ages 3-8 from 10am until the end of davening! All the kids in the shul are required to be either with a parent, or in this program. Please remind your children of the importance of listening to the counselors.

Shabbos Afternoon Girl's Pirkei Avos Group!
Girls in grades 4-7 are invited to the Levine home from 4:15-5:15 on Shabbos afternoon. We will learn this week's perek of Pirkei Avos together, while enjoying snacks and drinks.

Shabbos Afternoon Boys Mishnayos Group!
Boys ages 6-11 are invited to the Levine home from 4:15-5:15 on Shabbos afternoon. The boys will learn mishnayos together. They will also enjoy snacks and drinks.

Itamar Frankenthal will be giving a shiur for men and women on Pirkei Avos on Shabbos afternoon 45 minutes before Mincha.

Rav Levine will be giving a shiur on the Rambam’s view on Midrashim based on his Perush on Mishnayos for Men this Tuesday night for Men at 8:30pm.

This past Tuesday night’s class on Rav Shmuel Hanagid and Rav Hai Gaon’s approach to Midrashim can be found at: www.rabbilevine.org/Files/2017-08-15.mp3

Rav Levine's op-ed "Making the case for the Chief Rabbinate" in last week's Jpost.com: www.jpost.com/Opinion/Making-the-case-for-the-Chief-Rabbinate-501088

Rav Levine's Iyun Gemara shiur for men is currently on hold. For past classes, click here.

Rav Levine’s Women’s shiur on Mesilas Yesharim: “The Path of the Just” resumes on Wednesday Nights at 8:30pm.. Previous classes can be found here.

Annual Shul Picnic: Sunday September 10th at 12pm.

YPOSV and Am Echad now accept vehicle donations. When you donate a car, boat, or other vehicle, we provide free pick up, a tax receipt, and do all the required DMV processing. Proceeds from the sale of the vehicle support our school. You can also donate real estate and jewelry. To start the process, contact Jerry Robbins at 650-766-7233 or robbins42@hotmail.com.

Recordings of all Past Shiurim are available at: amechad.org/pastShiurim.php.

To sign up for a Kiddush or Shalosh Seudos please . (You can check availability here).

Parshas Shabbos Re’eh/
Shabbos Mevarchim Elul
August 19, 2017 - 27 Av , 5777

Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha&Ma'ariv: 6:10 or 7:35pm
Candlelighting: 6:40 or 7:37pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 7:15pm
Maariv/Shabbos Ends: 8:48pm

   Next Week   
Shaharis: 7:30am
Mincha&Ma'ariv: 7:30pm

   Monday - Thursday

Shacharis : 6:30am
Mincha/Maariv : 7:30pm


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