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Friday, March 15, 2019

Calendar for: Chabad of the Five Towns 74 Maple Avenue, Cedarhurst, NY 11516   |   Contact Info
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Halachic Times (Zmanim)
Times for Cedarhurst, NY 11516
5:41 AM
Dawn (Alot Hashachar):
6:18 AM
Earliest Tallit and Tefillin (Misheyakir):
7:07 AM
Sunrise (Hanetz Hachamah):
10:03 AM
Latest Shema:
11:03 AM
Latest Shacharit:
1:04 PM
Midday (Chatzot Hayom):
1:35 PM
Earliest Mincha (Mincha Gedolah):
4:35 PM
Mincha Ketanah (“Small Mincha”):
5:51 PM
Plag Hamincha (“Half of Mincha”):
6:43 PM
Candle Lighting:
7:01 PM
Sunset (Shkiah):
7:29 PM
Nightfall (Tzeit Hakochavim):
1:03 AM
Midnight (Chatzot HaLailah):
60:12 min.
Shaah Zmanit (proportional hour):
Events for Chabad of the Five Towns
DailyTalmud Study with R' Eliezer Cohen
pre-ordered your Purim gift package filled with treats and the list with your name along with all other participating families. $60 for Chabad Members; $72 for nonmembers. Pick up yur order on March 18-29 from 9 am-5 pm at Chabad
To order your basket please call 516-295-2478 or go on line at our web site www.chabad5towns.com

Jewish History

In 1715, the Crown Colony of Maryland enacted a law requiring any citizen who wished to hold public office to take an oath of abjuration, which contained the words, "upon the true faith of a Christian." In 1776, the new constitution of the State of Maryland reaffirmed this law, requiring any oath of office to contain a declaration of belief in the Christian religion.

In the decades that followed, the struggle to repeal this law attracted national attention.

On February 26, 1825 an act "for the relief of the Jews in Maryland," was passed by Maryland's House of Delegates. The bill allowed every Jewish citizen to take an oath which professes his belief in a "future State of Rewards and Punishments, in the stead of the declaration now required by the Constitution and form of Government of this State."

Daily Thought

You are Heaven's child.

Whatever good you are capable of receiving is given to you.

Open wide.