Congregation Keter Torah

Shabbat Schedule


7:31pm - Candle Lighting

7:00pm - Mincha / Kabbalat Shabbat - Main Sanctuary

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

7:35pm - Mincha / Kabbalat Shabbat - Beit Midrash


7:30am & 9:00am - Shacharit

Post-Hashkama Shiur

Shiur by Keter Torah member Rabbi Hillel Gold on "Exploring Brachot and K'lalot in Parshat Re'eh and the Year Round"  

9:15am - Youth Groups

9:34am - Latest Shma

10:45am - Torah Tots

Parsha Thoughts

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

6:15pm - Al haPerek

Matan Keter Torah Al haPerek Chavurah, studying Sefer Tehillim

6:20pm - Salsa Shiur

At the Schreiber residence, 494 Winthrop Road, Teaneck

6:30pm - Daf Yomi

7:20pm - Mincha / Seuda

Dvar Torah by Nahum Twersky

8:32pm - Shabbat ends

Mazal Tov
  • To Tammy & Kenny Secemski on the engagement of their son, Moshe, to Dina Rosen, daughter of Dr. Beatrice & Dr. Chaim Rosen of Englewood.
  • To Deborah & Michael Rapoport on the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Serena, to Noah Stein, son of Anita & Jeff Stein of Atlanta, Georgia. Mazal Tov to grandfather Henry Birnbrey.
  • To Deborah & Michael Rapoport on the birth of a grandson, to parents Rebecca & Moshe Billet.
  • To Gail & Binyamin Rieder on the occasion of their son, Jordan, putting on tefillin for the first time this Wednesday, in Israel.
Kiddush and Seuda Shlishit Sponsored by Keter Torah and the following families 
in Honor of Sivya & Nahum Twersky
Allison & Elliott Adler
Debbie & Rabbi Shalom Baum
Laurie Baumel & Manny Litchman
Ruchie & Rabbi Kenneth Brander
Helen & Rabbi Meier Brueckheimer
Chava & Ephraim Casper
Susan Fader & Larry Krule
Rella Feldman & Curtiss Pulitzer
Alisa & Jonathan Gellis
Enid & Allan Goldberg
Phyllis & Buzzy Green
Sara & Howard Gruenspecht
Jackie & Mark Horowitz
Tamar & Dov Kahane
Beverly & Michael Kastner
Genene & Marc Kaye
Leora & Jonathan Kukin
Ruthie Levi & Rabbi Bob Carroll
Esther & Warren Levie
Trudy & Toddie Levine
Shari & Nathan Lindenbaum
Yaelle & David Metzman
Gail & Binyamin Rieder
Barbara & Joseph Rotenberg
Charlene & Myron Schulman
Linda & Rabbi Michael Shmidman
Nancy & David Siegel
Joy & Barry Sklar
Helene & Norman Stark
Gail Stechler
Ellen & Stanley Stone
Ronda & Mel Weinberg
Alisa & Bruce Weinrib
Leelee & Rabbi Duvie Weiss
Gila & Dovid Zelig

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament This Motzei Shabbat at 9:00pm at Yeshivat Noam
  • Thank you to the many participants who signed up to compete in the 3-on-3 basketball tournament, benefiting youth sports of Sderot, taking place this Motzei Shabbat, August 19, at 9:00pm at Yeshivat Noam. Those not playing, but still interested in supporting Sports for Sderot, should send checks to the Shul, made out to the Keter Torah Charity Fund and marked Sderot. 
  • Thank you to the event sponsor, Barbara & Joe Rotenberg; sponsor, Aviva & Dr. Jonathan Halpert; the drink sponsors, Glatt Express and Lazy Bean Café; and the pizza sponsor, EJ's Place.

Note from Rabbi Baum on New Milford Eruv Expansion
  • I am happy to announce that the entire Canterbury Village apartment complex, and the Woodcrest Health Care Center at 800 River Road, are now within the Eruv. The Eruv continues on River Road from New Bridge Road in the south, until Graphic Boulevard in the north; a detailed map will be forthcoming. Thank you to Rabbi Howard Jachter for his continued help on the Eruvin in our area.

Thank You
  • To all CSS members who are volunteering their time to protect our Shul this Shabbat.
Keter Torah News
  • Keter Torah is hosting an event this Sunday. Parking spaces will be available for Mincha/Ma'ariv, but, if possible, please walk to Shul.
  • 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.
Youth News  
Director: Rivki Rosenthal (
  • Summer youth groups for nursery through second grade and Torah Tots continue this Shabbat.
ATARA News   
Presidium: Keren Nussbaum ( & Arlene Shiner (
  • Anyone wishing to add his or her child's name to the Keter Torah Kol Hanearim Talit should send a form to the Shul office or before Friday, August 25. The talit will be on display in the ballroom this Shabbat. For information, e-mail
  • To donate a siddur or chumash in honor or in memory of someone, please contact Chana Schorr at
  • To celebrate your child's birthday with our Birthday Maaser program, e-mail Michelle Frohlich at
Join this Week's Shiurim
  • Daf Yomi - Sunday at 7:15am; Monday through Friday at 6:30am
  • No Parshat Hashavua shiur by Yael Weil this week; class will resume on August 30 at 10:30am.
  • Daf a Week Project - In conjunction with, we are learning a page of Gemara every week. This week, participants will study Rosh Hashanah Daf 7, and on Thursday, Rabbi Baum will send out a 20-minute audio shiur with practical insights from the Daf. Forty four members are already participating; to sign up, email

Thank You to Our Learning and Shiur Sponsors

Day of Learning
In memory of
Naomi & Martin Klamen
Matin's father, Yaakov Nata ben Meshulam Zusia,
Edward Klamen, z"l
Miriam & Jules Loweff
Jules's mother, Shoshana bat Yehuda, Rose Loweff, z"l
The Orlinsky family
Jay's father, Menachem Yitzchak ben Yaakov Yisrael,
Menachem Orlinsky, 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
Daf Yomi
In honor of
Coffee & pastries sponsored anonymously
The Daf Yomi Chaburah and the Keter Torah
Chesed Committee
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


Weekday Minyanim



6:40am, 8:00am & 9:00am

Monday & Thursday

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

Tuesday & Wednesday Rosh Chodesh Elul

5:40am, 7:00am & 8:10am


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


Mincha / Ma'ariv

Sunday through Thursday


Community News
  • This Shabbat, August 19, at 6:15pm, Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander will speak at Rinat.
  • The Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey will hold a Security Awareness Training seminar on Wednesday, September 13, at 7:00pm at 50 Eisenhower Drive, Paramus. To register, e-mail Debbie Gottlieb at
  • The annual community walk raising funds and awareness for The Friendship Circle will take place Sunday, September 17, at Votee Park, Teaneck. For information, visit
Please include in your tefilot IDF soldiers and KT members serving in the IDF:
Sarah Agus, Michael Finkel, Shoshana Goldman, Yitzi Lindenbaum, Eli Putterman,
Ori Putterman and Shlomo Stark.
Norman Stark, Chairman; Nahum Twersky, Honorary President
Binyamin Rieder, President (
Yossi Katz, Vice President
Howard Gruenspecht, Executive Director (

600 Roemer Ave

Teaneck, NJ 07666

(201) 907 - 0180

Parshat Re'eh                  Shabbat Mevarchim                  August 18 - 19, 2017  / 27 Av

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