COVID-19 Update Sep 24

Below is an update on the Covid situation from Rav Dr. Aaron Glatt, RAA/Igud’s Director of Halacha and Medicine Commision, dated September 10, 2020 (the situation changes day to day). He will provide a live update on Motzei Shabbos, September 26 at 8:15pm NY time [...Click headline above for more...] 

JP Luach Haazinu 5781

The Jewish Press Weekly Luach
by Rav Yaakov Klass

New York City
September 25, 2020 – 7 Tishrei 5781
6:29 p.m. N.Y.C., E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: 7:26 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends Rabbenu Tam: 7:58 NYC E.D.T.
Weekly Reading: Ha’azinu
Weekly Haftara: Shuva Yisrael (Hosea 14:2-10; Joel 2:11-27; Micah 7:18-20)
Daf Yomi: Eruvin 47
Mishna Yomit: Kelim 12:6-7 
Halacha Yomit: Kitzur Shulchan Aruch 196:5-9
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Gerushin chap. 1-3
Earliest time for Tallis and Tefillin: 5:57 a.m. NYC E.D.T. 
Sunrise: 6:46 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Latest Kerias Shema: 9:46 a.m. NYC E.D.T.
Sunset: 6:47 p.m. NYC E.D.T.
During the week between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur we perform the kapparos (atonement) ritual by making a substitute offering to Hashem. This is customarily done with a live chicken, but a live fish may also be used, and one can even give money for charity. The text of the accompanying prayer is found in the Yom Kippur Machzor [...Click headline above for more...] 

Divrei Torah Ha’azinu-Yom Kippur

JP Luach Rosh Hashanah 5781

The Jewish Press Weekly Luach
by Rav Yaakov Klass

Vol. LXXI No. 38, 5780

New York City
September 18, 2020 – 29 Elul 5780
6:40 p.m. N.Y.C. E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: 7:38 p.m. N.Y.C. E.D.T.
Sabbath Ends: 8:10 p.m. N.Y.C. E.D.T.
Weekly Reading: Rosh Hashanah (see below)
Weekly Haftara: Rosh Hashanah (see below)
Daf Yomi: Bava Basra 28
Mishna Yomit: Negaim 6:3-4 
Halacha Yomit: Shulchan Aruch,Orach Chayyim 334:12-14
Rambam Yomi: Hilchos Kilayim chap. 6-8 [...Click headline above for more...]