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Parshas Shoftim

Weekly Luach - Shabbat Shalom

Vol. LXV No. 35                                 5774
New York City
CANDLE LIGHTING TIME
August 29, 2014 – 3 Elul 5774
7:12 p.m. NYC E.D.T.

Sabbath Ends: 8:14 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 8:44 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Weekly Reading: Shoftim
Weekly Haftara: Anochi, Anochi (Isaiah 51:12-52:12)
Daf Yomi: Moed Katan 18
Mishna Yomit: Kerisus 2:3-4
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 450:7 – 451:2
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Kelim chap. 9-11
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:28 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunrise: 6:20 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:38 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunset: 7:32 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Pirkei Avos: 1

 

The following chapters of Tehillim are being recited by many congregations and Yeshivos for our brothers and sisters in Eretz Yisrael: Chapters 83, 130, 142. – Y.K

About the Author: Rabbi Yaakov Klass, rav of Congregation K’hal Bnei Matisyahu in Flatbush, Brooklyn, is Torah Editor of The Jewish Press. He can be contacted at yklass@jewishpress.com.


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