Congregation Etz Chaim
1 Lafayette Drive
Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 597-1655

E. Samuel Klibanoff, Rabbi
August 3, 2019 | 2 Av 5779
Parsha Matot-Masei
7:54 pm | Candle Lighting
7:00 pm | Mincha
* Friday night davening will be at 7:00pm throughout the Summer.

Shabbat Day
9:00 am | Shacharit - Dvar Torah by Michael Mamet
9:29 am | Z'man Kriat Shema
7:50 pm | Mincha- Dvar Torah by Eli Brickman
8:57 pm | Shabbat Ends
*No 8:30 am shiur this Shabbat
Weekday Services
Aug 4 - 9

8:30 am | Sun
6:45 am | Mon - Fri

6:25 pm | Sun - Thurs

* Please note that we are on our summer "Plag Hamincha" schedule for evening Minyan. Please help all the Minyanim
A Short Summer Vort
This Erev Shabbat is Rosh Chodesh Menachem Av. This marks the beginning of an ominous period known as the Nine Days which will go through Tisha B'Av. For a summary of the special laws for these days, please click HERE .

While we are in a national mourning period which carries restrictions of Simcha , the Nine Days has an added layer of prohibition which relates to "Sakana" or danger. The Talmud teaches us that "Chamira Sakanta M'Isura." When it comes to danger, we have to be even more careful and stringent.

So please be careful.

Shabbat Shalom
An email was sent out to members of Etz Chaim to update your contact information and provide a picture for the new directory. If you have not responded yet to the email (with the subject line "Etz Chaim Membership Directory"), please do so by August 15th.
The Livingston Police Department asks you to remember to lock your cars. Remove any valuables from your vehicles. Especially remember to take your key fobs inside of the house with you. The police department remains committed to the safety and security of our community. Please work with LPD to minimize the possibility of personal loss.
Kiddush this Shabbat is being sponsored by the Etz Chaim community.
Sisterhood Book Club
Thursday | September 19
by Dani Shapiro
Parshat Hashavua (Women)
Tuesday | 10:30 am (Canceled this week)

Talmud Shiur - Arvei Pesachim
Tuesday Evening | After Davening

Yiddish Class
Monday Evening | After Davening
Zumba at Etz Chaim
Monday | Wednesday | Thursday

Updating Cholim List
To add or remove a name from the list, please contact SHELLY PARADIS.
Community Events