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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  Mazel Tov to Rav & Rebbetzin Levine and their families on the birth of a healthy baby boy!

 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.

The S. Jose mikvah will be open FOR MEN this Sunday (Shemini Atzeres ) until 5:00 pm as well as on Monday & Tuesday. $5 donation requested.

Rabbi Dr. Yacov Tendler will be giving a class between mincha and ma'ariv on Monday night.

Yaakov Lubianker will be giving a talk for Men and Women this Monday, Shemini Atzeres at 5pm on: “How Tzelem Elokim is the basis of our relationship with Hashem.”

The kiddush on Simchas Torah day will be in conjunction with a DELUXE sit-down luncheon sponsored by Mrs. Victoria Peretz.

There will be a Neilas HaChag between Mincha and Ma'ariv on Tuesday Night/Simchas Torah.

We will be taking down the shul sukkah Wednesday Night, October 26th at 7pm. All helpers are invited!

Rav Levine Iyun Gemara shiur for men is on hold until after Sukkos. 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 he Yom Tovim. Previous classes can be found here.

     -  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).

SHABBOS Chol Hamoed / Shemini Atzeres / Simchas Torah -
Oct 15, 2016
Tishrei 22-23 5777

Shacharis: 6:15 or 7:00am
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 6:05pm
Candlelighting: 6:04pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha/Maariv: 5:45pm
Shabbos Ends: 7:15pm

   Next Week   
Shaharis: 7:30am
Mincha: /Ma'ariv: 6:00pm
Candlelighting: 6:01pm

Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 5:50pm
Maariv: 6:57pm
Candlelighting: after 6:57pm

   Tuesday / SIMCHAS TORAH 
Shaharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 5:50pm
Maariv: 7:11pm


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


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