Latest update: October 13th, 2013
Vol. LXII No. 48 5772
New York City
CANDLE LIGHTING TIME
December 2, 2011 – 6 Kislev 5772
4:09 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sabbath Ends: 5:19 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Weekly Reading: Va’yetze
Weekly Haftara: Va’yivrach Yaakov (Hosea
12:13-14:10 Ashkenazim; 11:7-14:10
Daf Yomi: Bechoros 18
Mishna Yomit: Yomah 1:2-3
Halacha Yomit: Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 197:13 – 198:4
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Genevah chap. 4-6
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 6:05 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:24 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
This coming Monday (Dec. 5th) at Maariv we begin to recite ve’sen tal u’matar (in birkas hashanim of Shemoneh Esreh). If one forgot one must repeat. (See Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 117 for all relevant halachos.)
The following chapters of Tehillim are being recited by many congregations and Yeshivos for our brothers and sisters in Eretz Yisrael: Chapter 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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