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 .


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

  -   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

Shabbos: 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.

Avos Ubonim, Father & Son Learning starts THIS 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.
Click here for details.

Rav Levine's Iyun Gemara shiur for men will be this Tuesday Night on the topic of “Reading Documents, Guest Lists and Menus on Shabbos.” Mareh Makomos/Sources: Gemara
For past classes, click here.

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

Rav Levine will be speaking to the Silicon Valley Holocaust Survivors Association on the topic of “The Nuremberg Trials: 70 Years Later” next Sunday, December 11th at 12pm (the event starts at 10:30am) at the Los Gatos JCC. Click here for more information. Rav Levine’s lecture this past March to the association can be found here.

Audio recordings of the past shiurim on Chanukah sugyas are available here.

YESHIVA PRESCHOOL Sunday FUNday and Open House, on December 11th from 10:30am-12pm. More information here.

Save the Date!
     -  January 28-28, 2017 -- Am Echad Shabbaton and Dinner.
     -  Sunday, February 19, 2017 -- Hachnosas Sefer Torah at Am Echad for the new Fagan Sefer Torah!.

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).

Dec.2-3, 2016
Kislev 3, 5777

Shacharis: 7:30am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 4:30pm
Candlelighting: 4:32pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 4:10pm
Maariv/Shabbos Ends: 5:44pm

   Next Week   
Shaharis: 7:30am
Mincha: /Ma'ariv: 4:30pm


Shacharis: 6:30am
Mincha: 4:30pm
Ma'ariv: 7:15pm


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