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 up-to-date information please see the weekly bulletin .

BS'D the San Jose Mikvah has been fully renovated and modernized! It is now reopen for business! The mikvah is seeking an additional $2500 in total donations for its recent renovations. Contact Rav Levine to be part of this great mitzvah.

The Six SEED yeshivah bochurim from Yeshivas Shaar Hatorah are here through Tisha B'av. There will be learning in the morning for boys 10-18 from 9:15am - 11:00am (boys who are 5-9 are invited to come from 10:10-11am ONLY) and for adults over 18 from 7:30pm-9:30pm. There are no reservations for the morning youth study. Any adult interested in a study time should contact Rav Levine.

Shabbos Shiur: Rav Levine will be giving a shiur to MEN and WOMEN on Nesivos Shalom inyanei Tisha B'Av one hour before Mincha on Shabbos. This week's class will take place at 5:45pm in the shul.

Please see this Aish link on the laws of a Tisha B'Av that follows Shabbos.

Audio and video recordings of Rav Levine's Special Class: SCHMOOZE AND LEARN: OPEN Q & A are available here.

Save the Date!
     -  Sunday, August 16 -- The annual shul picnic!

Recordings of Past Shiurim at Am Echad: amechad.org/pastShiurim.php.

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

(Last updated: 07/30/15)
   Erev Shabbos
Shacharis: 6:30am/7:45am
Early Candlelighting: After 6:53pm
Early Mincha/Ma'ariv: 6:30pm
Later Candlelighting: By 8:04pm
Later Mincha/Ma'ariv: 7:45pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 6:45pm
Fast Starts: 8:21pm
Shabbos Ends: 9:16pm
Ma'ariv:/Eicha: 9:40pm

   Next Week   

   Sunday (Tisha B'Av Nidcheh)

Shacharis/Kinnos: 9:00am
Mincha/Maariv: 7:45pm
Fast Ends: 9:04am

Shacharis: 6:30 am/7:45 am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 7: 55pm

Shacharis: 6:30 am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 7: 55pm

Shacharis: 6:30 am/7:45am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 8:00pm

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