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Vol. LXVI No. 32                                                 5775



New York City
August 7, 2015 – 22 Av 5775
7:46 p.m. NYC E.D.T.


Sabbath Ends: 8:49 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 9:16 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Weekly Reading: Ekev
Weekly Haftara: Vatomer Tziyyon (Isaiah 49:14-51:3)
Daf Yomi: Nedarim 75
Mishna Yomit: Parah 5:5-6
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 639:1-3
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Kelim chap. 21-23
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:02 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunrise: 5:58 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:29 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunset: 8:04 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Pirkei Avos: 4


This Shabbos is Shabbos Mevorchim – we bless the new moon. Rosh Chodesh Elul is two days next Shabbos and Sunday. The Molad is Shabbos morning 23 minutes and 8 chalakim (a chelek is 1/18 of a minute) after 4:00 a.m. (in Jerusalem).


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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