JP Luach Bo 5779

The Jewish Press Weekly Luach
by Rav Yaakov Klass

Vol. LXX No. 2, 5779

NYC Candle Lighting Time
January 11, 2019 – 5 Shevat 5779
4:30 p.m. NYC E.S.T.

Sabbath Ends: 5:35 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sabbath Ends: Rabbenu Tam 6:02 p.m. NYC E.S.T.
Weekly Reading: Bo
Weekly Haftara: Hadavar Asher Dibber (Jeremiah 46:13-28)
Daf Yomi: Chulin 45
Mishna Yomit: Bava Metzia 4:11-12
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chayyim 442:5-7
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Ma’aser chap. 7-9
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 6:24 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunrise: 7:19 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:41 a.m. NYC E.S.T.
Sunset: 4:48 p.m. NYC E.S.T. [...Click headline above for more...] 

Torah Journal Special Offer

Igud HaRabbonim is now able to offer special subscriptions to the quarterly journal, Emunat Itecha, a journal on practical halacha published by Machon HaTorah VeHa’aretz (formerly in Gush Katif) in conjunction with many other organizations, as described below. The journal focuses on halachah le-ma’aseh and consultation with practical experts in science, engineering, law and economics. It is published under the general guidance of Rav Ya’akov Ariel, the recently retired Chief Rabbi of Ramat Gan, who occasionally writes in the journal. It regularly features articles by Rav Ya’akov Epstein, author of Shu”t Cheivel Nachalaso. [...Click headline above for more...] 

The Rabbinical Alliance of America Calls On Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Insist Representative Rashida Tlaib Clarify Her View on the State of Israel

The Rabbinical Alliance of America — Igud HaRabbonim, representing nearly one thousand rabbis serving throughout the United States of America — calls upon House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to insist that Representative Rashida Tlaib clarify her position on the State of Israel.  [...Click headline above for more...] 

Divrei Torah: Bo