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Vol. LIX No. 7                                       5779
New York City
February 15, 2019 – 10 Adar I, 5779
5:12 p.m. NYC E.S.T.

Sabbath Ends: 6:14 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 6:44 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Weekly Reading: Tetzaveh
Weekly Haftara: Ata [B]en Adam (Ezekiel 43:10-27)
Daf Yomi: Chulin 80
Mishna Yomit: Bava Basra 2:5-6
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 456:1-3
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Temidin u’Musafin chap. 9 – Hilchos Pesulei ha’Mukdashim chap.1
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:59 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunrise: 6:50 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:30 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunset: 5:30 p.m. NYC E.S.T.



This coming Tuesday is Purim Kattan and the following day, Wednesday, is Shushan Purim Kattan. We do not say Tachanun nor do we say Lam’natze’ach.

      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.


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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