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		                                    Am Echad		                                </span>
		                            <span class="slider_description">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 Rabbi Avi Lebowtiz and Rabbi Reuven Goldstein, we welcome all to visit, daven, and learn with us.</span>

Minyan at Congregation Am Echad

Minyanim have resumed at Am Echad, with the following requirements: 

Everyone attending shul must maintain social distancing and wear masks for the entire time that they are inside the shul courtyard. 

Anyone who is not a regular, daily minyon attendee, must sign up in advance (see link below). 

Shul members or family members that return from out of town and were potentially exposed to Covid-19by attending shul, yeshiva, or other public gatherings out of town (even if masks were worn), must wait at least 72 hours and test negative for Covid before being permitted back into the shul. 

The shul is not currently open to non-family, out-of-town visitors without explicit permission from the Rabbi or President. Please contact the shul if you are visiting from out of town so that we can understand your particular situation. 

Anyone with a known exposure cannot return to shul until a 14 day quarantine is completed.

Am Echad will be abiding by the county and state ordinances

updated County and State ordinances

 Pre-register on this spreadsheet. 

For more details, contact us.  

About Us

Am Echad, located in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley, is a warm, inviting and vibrant Orthodox shul. We are privileged to be led under the guidance of Rav Avi Lebowitz and Rabbi Reuven Goldstein. We welcome all to visit, daven, and learn with us. The shul is home to both Ashkenazi and Sephardi members from throughout the world and from many backgrounds and walks of life. We are renowned for being a friendly and down-to-earth the synagogue while at the same time adhering to the values of an Orthodox Torah Kehilla.

San Jose Eruv

Our shul is located in the center of the San Jose Community Eruv. For more information including current Eruv status, see here


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 call 408. 267.2591 or email us.


The shul Weekly Bulletin has all up to date times, classes and other event information.

To subscribe to the bulletin, contact us at



You can make cash donations to the shul and manage membership payments by clicking here.

To sponsor Kiddush or Shalosh Seudos, please see details here

Both Am Echad and Yeshiva Preschool now accept vehicle donations. We provide free pick up, a tax receipt, and do all the required DMV processing. Please see weekly bulletin for more details.

Real Estate

To find Apartments & Housing for rent near Congregation Am Echad click here. For all properties for sale within the eruv click here

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