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.
Please either call 408. 267.2591, or .


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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.

Rav Levine's Iyun Gemara shiur for men IS ON HOLD UNTIL AFTER PESACH. For past classes, click here.

Rav Levine’s Wednesday night Women’s shiur on Mesilas Yesharim: "The Path of the Just” IS ON HOLD UNTIL AFTER PESACH. Previous classes can be found here.

Rav Levine's "Preparing for Pesach" women's shiur will take place at Am Echad on Wednesday night, March 29nd at 8:30pm. Past classes on Preparing for Pesach by Rav Levine are available here.

Pars Kosher Market is starting to stock a full selection of items for Pesach. Please speak to Rami for individual orders or e-mail parskoshermarket@gmail.com .

Due to popular demand, Rabbi Avromi Apt is once again ordering "Lakewood chaburah shmurah matzos". He is also selling Spelt and Oat Matzahs. Click here for the order form.

There will be hagalas keilim (kashering of utensils by boiling) outside the shul, Sunday, April 9th between 2:30 and 4:00 PM. ONLY CLEAN VESSELS NOT USED FOR 24 HOURS PRIOR WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Helpful Pesach Links:
OU Guide to Passover 2017

CRC Passover 2017/5777

KosherQuest Pesach 2017


aish.com PASSOVER

Hachnosas Sefer Torah at Am Echad
Hachnosas Sefer Torah at Am Echad for the new Fagan Sefer Torah took place last Sunday, February 19.
Rabbi Zvi Chaim Pincus, the well-known sofer stam of Tiferes Stam in Brooklyn, participated in the celebration, filled the last letters in the sofer and gave drashos on Shabbos.

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).

March 18, 2017
20 Adar, 5777

Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha&Ma'ariv: 7:05pm
Candlelighting: 7:05pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 6:45pm
Maariv/Shabbos Ends: 8:18pm

   Next Week   
Shaharis: 7:30am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 7:05pm

   Monday - Thursday

Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha/Maariv: 7:05pm


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