The Adams Street Shul

Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard

Ayelet Yakira bas Chaya Hinda Matel Nechama – a baby in a very serious critical condition

A Modern Community

We hope you will visit us when you visit Boston. If you live here, we hope you will participate in our educational classes, religious services, and holiday celebrations. 

For a quick overview of what's going on, visit our News page and our Calendar.

A Historic Shul

The Adams Street Shul is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. We are now in our second century of service to the Jewish community.

Part of our mission is to preserve and maintain this historic building, with the help of many supportive friends.

Rabbi Mark Glass

The Adams Street Shul

(617) 630-0226

168 Adams Street
P.O. Box 600371
Newton, MA 02460

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High Holiday & Sukkot Schedule

Join us for the High Holidays and Sukkot! There is no reser­va­tion nor charge for seats, but donations are welcome. Click here for the schedule.

Shabbat Times

Candle-Lighting in Nonantum for Friday, September 29, is at 6:12 pm.    Shabbat concludes at 7:10 pm on Saturday, September 30.  

Torah Portion

This Saturday is Yom Kippur & Shabbat.  
(The Torah Reading is Vayikra Ch.16 (morning); Vayikra Ch.18 (afternoon);   Maftir is Bamidbar 29:7-11 (morning only);   and the Haftarah is Isaiah 57:14-58:14 (morning); Book of Jonah (afternoon).)

Minyan Schedule

See the High Holiday schedule above for minyan times through Yom Kippur.