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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  -   For the list of Apartments & Housing for rent near Congregation Am Echad click here

  -   Click here to see all the properties for sale within the eruv. If you are interested in any of these properties, or for any other real estate needs, please contact Yaffa Borison at 650. 303.9569 or


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Avos Ubonim, Father & Son Learning starts THIS Motzei Shabbos, Saturday night at 7pm!!!! Learning, Stories, Raffle with Prizes,Treats and Much More. This year's Avos U’bonim is sponsored l'zecher nishmas Reb Shlomo Eliezer ben HaRav Yaakov Zakheim Z'L by a friend of the Zakheim family.

Kid's program for ages 3-8 from 10am until the end of davening, with games, parsha and story time. Please remind your children of the importance of listening to the counselors.

Rav Levine spoke on the topic of “Spiritual Heroism in the Valley of Death” at two venues this week:
Silicon Valley Holocaust Survivor Association Speech (audio);
Martin Murphy Middle School Speech (audio and video).

Rav Levine Tuesday Night Shiur for men will resume, Tuesday Night, November 28th at 7:45pm on the topic of “Birur Yahadus: Proving Jewish Lineage Part II.” Previous classes could be found here.

Rav Levine’s Women’s shiur on Mesilas Yesharim: IS ON HOLD THIS WEEK. Previous classes can be found here.

Yeshiva Preschool will be hosting an Open House for the 2018-2019 school year on Sunday, December 3rd from 10-11am. Come drop by and see what our preschool offers your family!.

Thank you everyone for making the Eruv Night of Celebration and Appreciation a Big Success and Kiddush Hashem.
Mercury News article.
Hamodia Newspaper article.
Dr. Andy Hartman’s pictures.
Sam Adler’s Video.
Thank you by Rav Levine video (first few minutes were lost).

Recordings of all Past Shiurim are available here.
    All Rav Levine's Shiurim are available at www.rabbilevine.org.

First Night of Chanukah, Tuesday Night, December 12th, at 7pm: Am Echad’s Grand Chanukah Party
Am Echad Shabbaton and Dinner, honoring Meni and Chani Peretz - President’s Day Weekend, February 17-18. BS’D Rav Dovid Goldwasser will be our scholar in residence and keynote speaker that shabbos and at the dinner.

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.

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

Shabbos Toldos
November 18, 2017 -
29 Cheshvan, 5778

Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha&Ma'ariv: 4:35pm
Candlelighting: 4:38pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 4:15pm
Maariv/Shabbos Ends: 5:49pm

   Next Week   
   Sunday and Thursday
Shaharis: 7:30am
Mincha&Ma'ariv: 4:35pm

   Monday - Wednesday

Shacharis : 6:30am
Mincha : 4:30pm
Mincha/Maariv : 7:15pm

Luach 5778


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