The Adams Street Shul

Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard

Yaffe, Rabbi ShlomoOur recent class on the Book of Vayikra (Leviticus) was recorded, you can view it below

Rabbi Yaffe explains its major themes of holiness and reconciliation, contrasts the roles of Moshe and Aharon both then and now, and summarizes the Book's view of human nature. 

Many thanks to Yury Livshetz for the original audio recording and to Jordan Lee Wagner for the editing and conversion to video. Here's the video:


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 Mark Glass

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, March 23, is at 6:44 pm.    Shabbat concludes at 7:45 pm on Saturday, March 24.  

Torah Portion

This Saturday is Shabbat HaGadol, Tzav.  
(The Torah Reading is Vayikra 6:1-8:36;   and the Haftarah is Malachi 3:4-24.)