1504 Meridian Avenue San Jose, CA 95125 408
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Am Echad, located in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley, is a warm, inviting and vibrant Orthodox shul. Under the guidance of Rav Menachem Levine, we welcome all to visit, daven, and learn with us. We have both Ashkenazi and Sephardi members from all around the world, as well as throughout the US, and from many walks of life. Visitors often comment on how down-to-earth the synagogue is, while at the same time adhering to the values of an Orthodox Torah Kehilla.


Am Echad has had the privilege of hosting many business travelers and tourists from all over the world. We'd be happy to arrange Shabbos meals for you and discuss options for accommodations.
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  -   Click here to see all the properties for sale within 1 mile of Am Echad. If you are interested in any of these properties, or for any other real estate needs, please contact Yaffa Borison at 650. 303.9569 or


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Rav Levine has a few sets of Daled Minim available for those who forgot to order.

     Shemini Atzeres & Simchas Torah
The mikvah will be open for Men on Wednesday Erev Shemini Atzeres until 4:30pm as well as Thursday and Friday. Suggested donation is $5.

Don't forget to make an Eruv Tavshilin on Wednesday.

There will be a brief shiur between Mincha and Maariv on Wednesday night by Rabbi Dovid Lieberman, and a shiur on Thursday night between Mincha and Maariv by Rabbi Dr. Yacov Tendler on the topic of “Simcha and Torah--Passion and Intellect (did I hear fine Single Malt Scotch?)”

Agudath Israel Workplace Rights for Yom Tovim and throughout the year.

With much gratitude to Hashem and joy that we have reached this moment, we are thrilled to announce that the construction of the Eruv is complete!
Please see the Thank You Letter from SJCE.
The photos of the final construction, an article in The Yeshiva World
and the video of the Eruv Chatzeros Ceremony are available at amechad.org/Albums/SJEruv.
For donations and more information check the eruv website http://www.sjeruv.org/.

Rav Levine Tuesday Night Shiur for men is on HOLD. Past classes could be found here:
- Approaches to Midrashim.
- Hilchos Shabbos Sugyas,
- All classes by Rav Levine.

Rav Levine’s Women’s shiur on Mesilas Yesharim: “The Path of the Just” IS ON HOLD. Previous classes can be found here.

Recordings of all Past Shiurim are available at: amechad.org/pastShiurim.php.
    All Rav Levine's Shiurim are available at www.rabbilevine.org.

Eruv Celebration and Night of Appreciation at Congregation Am Echad. Sunday, October 29th, 8pm to 9:30pm.

YPOSV and Am Echad now accept vehicle donations. When you donate a car, boat, or other vehicle, we provide free pick up, a tax receipt, and do all the required DMV processing. Proceeds from the sale of the vehicle support our school. You can also donate real estate and jewelry. To start the process, contact Jerry Robbins at 650-766-7233 or robbins42@hotmail.com.

To sign up for a Kiddush or Shalosh Seudos please . (You can check availability here).

Last Days of Sukkos /
Shemini Atzeres / Simchas Torah
& Shabbos Parshas Bereishis
October 12-14, 2017 -
22-247 Tishrei, 5778

   Wednesday Night / Thursday
Candlelighting: 6:18pm
Mincha - Wed: 6:15pm
Shacharis: 8:30am
Yizkor: 10:30am
Mincha - Thu: 6:05pm

   Thursday Night / Friday
Candlelighting: 7:13pm
Maariv - Thu: 7:13pm
Shacharis: 8:30am
Mincha - Fri: 6:05pm

   Friday Night / Saturday
Candlelighting: 6:15pm
Mincha/Maariv : 6:05pm
Shacharis: 8:30am
Mincha: 5:55pm
Shabbos Ends: 7:25am

   Sunday - Thursday
Shacharis Sunday: 7:30am
Shacharis Mon-Thu: 6:30
Mincha / Maariv: 6:10pm

Luach 5778


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