Philadelphia Community Kollel Weekly Update

   March 20,  2014  
Parshas Shemini 5774
In This Issue
This Shabbos at the Kollel
Business Ethics
Spotlight on Kollel Programs
Did you know?
Hilchos Pesach Shiur
Community News

Mazel Tov To:


 Drew and Holly Dorman on the birth of a grandson born to their children,  Raphael and Bracha Dorman.


Shlomo Avigdor on his engagement to Bracha Erlanger.


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News and Events
This Shabbos at the Kollel 
Parshas Shemini
Thursday, March 20:
8:15 p.m.: Rabbi Biberfeld's Gemora Yoma Shiur
9:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.: Rabbi Frand's Weekly Parsha Shiur  
9:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.: Kollel Erev
10:00 p.m.:Maariv


Friday, March 21:
8:20 a.m.: Rabbi Prupas's Chumash Shiur
6:57 p.m.: Candle Lighting  
7:15 p.m.: Shkiya/Sunset


Shabbos,March 22:
8:15 a.m.: Shacharis
9:29/ 10:04 a.m.: Latest Krias Shema
Chaburas Chacham Lev 
Rabbi Eskenazi's Ramban Shiur
5:15- 6:00 p.m.:
Rabbi Biberfeld's Business Ethics Shiur ~Case #2~
6:00 p.m.: Mincha
7:15 p.m.:Shkiya/Sunset
8:10 p.m.: Maariv
8:27 p.m.: 72 Minutes 
9:30 p.m.: Rabbi Reisman's Navi Shiur 

Follow this link to see the Shabbos Zemanim chart for March- April 5774.

Business Ethics Case #2

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14th Annual Lecture 

Spotlight on Kollel Programs: 

This Week Featuring 
~Friday Morning  Parsha Shiur~ 



Friday mornings after shacharis (approximately 8:20 a.m.), Rabbi Yosef Prupas  presents a popular and stimulating shiur on parshas hashavua at the Kollel.  

Friday Mornings

 8:20-8:40 AM 


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 Hilchos Pesach 

Come and learn practical Halachos about Pesach!


On Wednesday Evenings, Rabbi Eskanazi will dedicate his weekly practical halacha shiur focusing on the 

halachos of Pesach.

Wednesday evenings, for men, 9:05-9:50 

in the R' Leib and Rachel Kohn Conference Room

Community News
  • Bnos of Bala Cynwyd will iy"H meet this shabbos, Parshas Shmini, March 22nd from 4:30pm - 5:30pm at LMS. (Please note the new meeting time which will remain in effect until the end of this Bnos year.)

  • Torah Youth: 3:30 - 4:30 PM on the upper level of LMS.

    Grades K-8th.  If you would like to help sponsor a Shabbos or want more information contact Rabbi Sruli Schwartz at or Rabbi Ari Silver at 610-6686-6833 or

  • Koshersync: Like to know what's going on in the community? Join the Koshersync weekly update list! Simply send an e-mail to with the word "Subscribe" as the subject. This free service will update you weekly about the events scheduled for that week and a digest of new events. To post an event, e-mail with the event name, location, time, and description.
  • Bauminger's Library: The library will once again be open every Wednesday from 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., at 228 Stoneway Lane, Merion.
  • "כל השונה הלכות בכל יום": "Whoever studies two Halachos a day is assured a place in Olam Habah." If you would like to receive a free daily e-mail with two halachos a day, go to and sign up, or send a request to These are two separate services with separate halachos.
  • Rabbi Ungar's dynamic shiur on the Parsha-please join us for an unforgettable shiur every Monday night at Gary and Andrea Diamond's home at 101 Montgomery Avenue, # B5 at 8:15 p.m. Call for directions: 610-664-7690