Congregation Keter Torah

600 Roemer Ave

Teaneck, NJ 07666

(201) 907 - 0180

Shabbat Schedule




7:43pm - Candle lighting

7:00pm - Mincha / Kabbalat Shabbat

Main Sanctuary

 (Families who daven at the 7:00pm Mincha minyan should light candles by 7:15pm)

7:45pm - Mincha / Kabbalat Shabbat

Beit Midrash


7:30am - Shacharit  

9:00am - Shacharit

Drasha by Rabbi Weil on "Mission Possible???? Landmines in the Field of Teshuva"

Post-Hashkama Shiur

Shukie Grossman on "Contemporary Implications of Lo Titgodedu"

9:15am - Youth Groups

For nursery through second grade

9:31am - Latest Shma  

10:45am - Torah Tots

Parsha Thoughts

Mark Levie - 10 minutes after the 9:00am minyan

5:30pm - Salsa Shiur               

At the Futter residence, 720 Downing Street, Teaneck

5:40pm - Al haPerek

Matan Keter Torah Al haPerek Chavurah, studying Sefer Iyov

5:40pm - Daf Yomi

Rabbi Weil

6:30pm - Shiur

Rabbi Weil on "Fascinating Insights of Rav Soloveichik on Parshat Shoftim"

7:30pm - Mincha/Seuda

Dvar Torah by George Silfen, sponsored by Bonnie & George Silfen in honor of their 25th wedding anniversary

8:45pm - Shabbat ends




Mazal Tov

  • To Dena & Mark Levie on the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Ariella, to Ezra Kapetansky, son of Esther & Glenn Kapetansky. Mazal Tov to grandparents Toby & Rabbi Avi Weiss and Audrey & Fred Kapetansky. We also fondly remember Ariella's grandparents, Ruth & Paul Levie.
  • To the Horowitz and Isser families on the Shabbat Sheva Brachot for Elana & Ariel.
  • To Elisheva Meier & Dr. Zev Davidovics and their children on making aliya this summer to Neveh Daniel.
  • To the Daf Yomi group on their completion of Masechet Zevachim this Shabbat, and their beginning Masechet Menachot.

Hashkama Kiddush Sponsored by

  • Michelle & Douglas Shelling to commemorate the yartzeit of Michelle's mother, Golda Rochel bat Dovid, z"l, and to give hakarat hatov to Rabbi Baum, Rabbi Weiss, Howard Gruenspecht and the Keter Torah community.

Nichum Aveilim

  • To Chaim Schaap on the passing of his beloved brother, Elyakim Schaap, z"l.

A Note from Steve Furer

  • I wanted to thank the entire Keter Torah leadership and community for all the support you showed me and my family during the recent loss of my mother, Zahava Furer, z"l. We are very appreciative of all your help ushering us through this difficult period.

High Holiday Seats

  • If you have not yet done so, please make your High Holiday seat reservations through our website, While we will attempt to accommodate all seating requests, reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, with no guarantee, even now, of minyan preference.

Basketball Tournament - Save the Date

  • Join us for the Annual 3-on-3 Keter Torah/Ahavat Shalom (Teaneck apartments' minyan) Basketball Tournament on Saturday night, August 18, at 9:00pm at TABC, with all proceeds benefiting youth sports in Sderot. Players must be 16 or older to join a team, and at least one person from each team must be a member of Keter Torah or Ahavat Shalom. To sign up or for any questions, contact Aryeh Halpert at or text 201-289-9254.


ATARA News    Presidium: Yael Rudolph ( & Arlene Shiner (

  • Thank you to all the women who attended the ATARA summer shiur last week given by Shifra Shapiro, and to Heidi & Eric Kuperman for hosting this occasion.
  • Thank you to Yaffa & Neil Bromberg for hosting the ATARA tablecloth and challah cover sale this past Monday.
  • To celebrate your child's birthday with our Birthday Maaser program, e-mail Michelle Frohlich at
  • To donate a siddur or chumash in honor or in memory of someone, contact Wendy Shindler at


Youth News                     Youth Director: Rivki Rosenthal (

  • Teen Minyan will resume next Shabbat, August 18, at 9:30am in the Beit Midrash.


Keter Torah News

  • The 8:30am Midrash shiur with Rabbi Baum resumes next Shabbat, August 18, at 8:30am.
  • A price increase for Eretz Hachaim cemetery plots will go into effect on September 1. For information, contact the Eretz Hachaim representative, Avi Koenig, at
  • On Wednesday, September 5, at 8:30pm at Keter Torah, Shana Yocheved Schacter will lead the Rosh Chodesh Chizuk shiur and speak on "Revitalizing Your Marriage for the New Year." For questions, e-mail Adult & Teen Educator Mindy Schwartz Zolty at
  • As a bat mitzvah chesed project to benefit Yad Leah in Beitar, Israel, Eliana Fisher is collecting new baby items. Items can be left on the porch of 1662 Buckingham Road, Teaneck; e-mail to arrange for pick-up.

Thank You

  • To all CSS members who are volunteering their time to protect our Shul this Shabbat.


Weekday Minyanim


Sunday, Rosh Chodesh Elul

6:25am, 8:00am & 9:00am

Monday & Thursday

5:50am, 7:15am & 8:10am

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday

6:00am, 7:15am & 8:10am


Sunday through Thursday



Please Join This Week's Shiurim

  • Daf Yomi - Sunday at 7:15am; Monday through Friday at 6:30am
  • Wednesday at 10:30am - Yael Weil's Parshat Hashavua shiur
  • Daf a Week Project - This week studying Taanit Daf 24; to sign up, e-mail

Thank You to Our Learning and Shiur Sponsors

Day of Learning

In memory of

Marvin Cohen

Marvin's mother, Sarah Rivka bat Moshe, Sadie Cohen, z"l

Ronda & Mel Weinberg

Ronda's mother, Sima Gittel bat Avraham Moshe,

Celia Turk, z"l, and Mel's father, Yosef Reuven ben

Meir Mordechai, Joseph Weinberg, z"l

Sheryn & Abraham Weishaus

Abraham's father, Aharon ben Shimon, Aron Weishaus, z"l

Week of Learning

In memory of

The Orlinsky family

Jay's father, Menachem Yitzchak ben Yaakov Yisrael, Menachem Orlinsky, z"l

Daf Yomi

In honor of

Coffee & pastries sponsored anonymously

The Daf Yomi Chaburah and the Keter Torah Chesed Committee

Matan Keter Torah Al haPerek Chavurah

In memory of

Rabbi Meier Brueckheimer and family and the chavurah participants

Helen Brueckheimer, z"l

Yael Weil's Parshat Hashavua Shiur

In memory of

Shiur by Gail & Binyamin Rieder

Alisa Flatow, z"l, HY"D

Coffee by Susan & Daniel Turk

Susan's mother, Pesya bat Chaim Yehuda, Pearl Berger Melnick, z"l

Community News

  • Lena Shalem will give a shiur for women at 68 Westminster Avenue, Bergenfield, this Shabbat at 5:00pm.
  • Rabbi Daniel Z. Feldman will speak at Bnai Yeshurun this Shabbat at 6:00pm.
  • Rabbi Ari Lamm will speak at Rinat this Shabbat at 6:10pm.
  • Aliza Frohlich will give a shiur for high school girls on Tuesday, August 14, at 7:15pm at Beth Abraham.
  • To register for the November mother-daughter bat mitzvah trip to Israel, led by Rebbetzin Michal Zahtz, visit

Please include in your tefilot IDF soldiers and KT members serving in the IDF:
Keren Agus, Michael Finkel, Akiva Gold, Shoshana Goldman, Naftali Lieber, 
Eli Putterman, Jonathan Seidel and Tzvi Silver.

Shabbat Notes           Parshat Re'eh            Rosh Chodesh           August 10 - 11, 2018 / 30 Av

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