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Vol. LXX No. 4                                       5779

NYC Candle Lighting Time
January 25, 2019 – 19 Shevat 5779
4:46 p.m. NYC E.S.T.


Sabbath Ends: 5:50 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 6:19 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Weekly Reading: Yisro
Weekly Haftara: Bi’shenas Mos HaMelech (Isaiah 6:1-7:6, 9:5-6 Ashkenazim; Isaiah 6:1-13 Sephardim)
Daf Yomi: Chulin 59
Mishna Yomit: Bava Metzia 7:8-9
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 448:6 – 449:1
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Shemita v’Yovel chap. 12 – Hilchos Beis ha”Bechira chap 1
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 6:19 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunrise: 7:11 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:40 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunset: 5:04 p.m. NYC E.S.T.


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