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Vol. LXXI No. 32                               5780

New York City
August 7, 2020 – 17 Av 5780
7:45 p.m. NYC E.D.T.


Sabbath Ends: 8:47 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 9:15
Weekly Reading: Ekev
Weekly Haftara: Vatomar Tziyyon (Isaiah 49:14-51:3)
Daf Yomi: Shabbos 154
Mishna Yomit: Kinim 2:5-3:1
Halacha Yomit: Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 167:6-10
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Tefillin u’Mezuzah chap. 8-10
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:03 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunrise: 5:58
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:30 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunset: 8:03
Pirkei Avos: 4


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


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Rabbi Yaakov Klass is chairman of the Presidium of the Rabbinical Alliance of America; rav of Congregation K’hal Bnei Matisyahu in Flatbush, Brooklyn; and Torah Editor of The Jewish Press. He can be contacted at and