The Adams Street Shul

Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard

This past weekend, the synagogue honored two longtime members and supporters of the shul, Vivienne Kalman and Saul Aronow.

The festivities began with a special kiddush on shabbos that was attended by friends & family of the honorees and the congregation.

A catered Gala Breakfast with over 80 guests was held on Sunday morning. Heartfelt words of admiration, gratitude, and love were shared by family and friends. It was a wonderful tribute and a well-deserved honor.

Thank you to Beri Gilfix and the Tribute Weekend committee for all their hard work in organizing this terrific event.

A Modern Community

We hope you will visit us when you visit Boston. If you live here, we hope you will participate in our educational classes, religious services, and holiday celebrations. 

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A Historic Shul

The Adams Street Shul is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. We are now in our second century of service to the Jewish community.

Part of our mission is to preserve and maintain this historic building, with the help of many supportive friends.

Rabbi Norbert Weinberg

The Adams Street Shul

(617) 630-0226

168 Adams Street
P.O. Box 600371
Newton, MA 02460

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Shabbat Times

Candle-Lighting in Nonantum for Friday, October 28, is at 5:25 pm.    Shabbat concludes at 6:24 pm on Saturday, October 29.  

Torah Portion

This Saturday is Shabbat Bereishit, Mevarchim.  
(The Torah Reading is Bereishit 1:1-6:8;   and the Haftarah is Isaiah 42:5-43:10, S: 42:5-21.)

Minyan Schedule

for the weekend of 10/14-10/16, Shabbat Haazinu:

Friday Mincha 5:45 pm
Saturday Shacharit 9:00 am
  Mincha 5:30 pm
Sunday Shacharit 8:00 am