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
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
| REAL ESTATE
- For the list of Apartments & Housing for rent near Congregation Am Echad click
- Click here
to see all the properties for sale within 1 mile of Am Echad.
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
For up-to-date information please see
the weekly bulletin.
THIS MOTZEI SHABBOS / SATURDAY NIGHT:
Avos Ubonim, Father & Son Learning starts NEXT Motzei Shabbos, Saturday night at 7pm. This year's Avos Ubonim is sponsored l'zecher nishmas Reb Shlomo Eliezer ben HaRav Yaakov Zakheim Z'L by a friend of the Zakheim family.
For Women: Rebbetzin Rachelli Levine started a new class for women, on Wednesday evenings at 8:15pm. The class is an engaging text-based class, analyzing the pesukim (verses) of Bereishis and studying the mefarshim (classical commentators) and their incisive answers. We will focus on sharpening our ability to examine the text, and the life lessons we can learn from its timeless message. The class will be suited to both beginners and advanced students. For past classes click
For Men: Rav Levine is giving an iyun Gemara shiur
for men at 9pm Tuesday nights. Currently, the shiur is studying the sugyas in Maseches Shabbos pertinent to Channuka. Mareh Makomos/Sources: Gemara 21b-22a, Rashi, and Tosfos from: "Mai Chanukah...Mezuzah B'yemin," Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim 671:7-8, and Rambam Hilchos Chanukah Perek Gimmel. For past classes click here.
Save the Date!
Sunday Night December 6 --
Am Echad Chanukah Party.
Dairy Night Out Catered by Heshy Fried Catering, Kids Events, shiur by Rabbi Avi Lebowitz of JSN and more!
Sunday,January 24 --
Dinner and Shabbaton with Rabbi Becher honoring community leaders Howard & Esther Rochel Klein! BS'D, Rabbi Mordechai Becher will be our scholar in residence and keynote speaker that shabbos and at the dinner.
Recordings of Past Shiurim at Am Echad:
To sign up for a Kiddush or Shalosh Seudos please
. (You can check availability here).
| DAVENING TIMES
| Shabbos |
|Mincha: /Ma'ariv: 4:15pm|
| Next Week |
| Shacharis: 7:30am|
| Mincha/Ma'ariv: 4:30pm|
| Shacharis: 6:30am|
| Mincha: 4:30pm|
| Ma'ariv: 7:15pm|
|Shacharis: 6:30 am|