The Adams Street Shul

Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard

A wonderful brand new 20' X 12' sukkah was just donated to the shul by Alan and Caroline Wu. It was erected just prior to Yom Kippur and looks great! Thank you Alan and Caroline!!

Please join us this Friday night for Erev Sukkot services begining with kaballat shabbat at 6PM. Sukkot & Shabbat morning services begin at 9 AM. Join us for a birthday celebration kiddush in the new sukkah following services!

On the second day of sukkot, Sunday October 8th, services start at 9 AM.
Join us for the 2nd annual Adams Street Shul Sukkah hop that afternoon starting at 3 PM. Details will follow. Stay tuned!

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. 

For a quick overview of what's going on, visit our News page and our Calendar.

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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Sukkot Schedule

Join us for Sukkot!

Click here for the Sukkot sche­dule.

There is no reser­va­tion or charge for seats, but donations are welcome.

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Shabbat Times

Candle-Lighting in Nonantum for Friday, October 28, is at 5:25 pm.    Shabbat concludes at 6:34 pm on Saturday, October 22.  

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