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...]
Igud HaRabbonim’s commemoration of Rav Avraham Hecht’s 6th yahrtzeit is mentioned in COL Live
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 — 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...]
Enclosed are this month’s she’eilah about the precedence of kohanim and the answers to last month’s she’eilah about weddings in and out of Jerusalem. Please send answers to this month’s question to Igud.Halacha@gmail.com. [...Click headline above for more...]
Bo - Rabbi Mandel 5771
Bo - Rabbi Rokeach 5770
Bo - Rabbi Rokeach 5771
Bo - Rabbi Rokeach 5773
Bo - Rabbi Rokeach 5774
Bo - Rabbi Stone 5740
Bo - Rabbi Ziegler 5773
Bo - Rabbi Ziegler 5775
Bo - Rabbi Ziegler 5776
Bo - Rabbi Kirsh 5769
Bo - Rabbi Kirsh 5769
Bo - Rabbi Kirsh 5771
Bo - Rabbi Kirsh 5772
Bo - Rabbi Kirsh 5776
Bo - Rabbi Kurzrock 5769
Bo - Rabbi Lindenthal 5743
Bo - Rabbi Mandel 5770
Please mark your calendars for the Rabbinical Alliance of America’s Rosh Chodesh Shevat Conference which is scheduled to take place on Monday, January 7, 2019, 1, Shevat 5779, 6:30PM at the Bais HoRav of Rabbi Menachem Lichtenstein, located at 1718 45th Street, Brooklyn, New York 11204. [...Click headline above for more...]