The Adams Street Shul

Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard

On Sunday, August 13th, Malkie and Rabbi Zalman Gurkow hosted friends and family from all over Massachusetts and as far away as California at their home in Westford on the occasion of Mushkie's bat-mitzvah. It was a wonderful outdoor event and the bat-mitzvah girl delivered a wonderful speech.

Mazal tov to the entire Gurkow family!!

(watch for photos on the website)

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 10/28-10/30, Shabbat Bereshit, Mevarchim:

Friday Mincha 5:30 pm
Saturday Shacharit 9:00 am
  Mincha 5:15 pm
Sunday Shacharit 8:00 am