Purim 5780/2020

Taanis Esther (Fast of Esther): Monday, March 9, 2020 Fast Starts – 6:32 AM Fast Ends – 8:07 PM (Under normal circumstances one must wait until after the megillah reading before breaking fast.) Shacharis – 6:25 AM Mincha – 6:15 PM (Machatzis HaShekel is given before Mincha in shul.) Purim Night Maariv followed by Megillas…

It is a positive rabbinical commandment to give two gifts for two needy people on Purim, one gift to each person. Even a poor person who himself subsists on charity is obligated in this requirement. This obligation can be fulfilled through any type of gift: money, food, drink, or clothing. Optimally, the gift should be…

A Pre-Purim Shabbaton with Rabbi Yerachmiel & Rebbetzin Marcy Fried

Shabbaton sponsored by Ben & Lauren Nise. Congregation Toras Chaim presents a Pre-Purim Shabbaton with special guest speakers Harav Yerachmiel Fried, shlit”a and Rebbetzin Marcy Fried. Shabbos, Parshas Terumah, February 28-29, 7103 Mumford Ct., Dallas 75252 Speech One: Purim & Tefillah — Rabbi Fried will speak for everyone in shul Friday night between Kabbalos Shabbos…

CTC Purim Banquet 2020: A Black Tie Affair

CTC Purim Banquet 2020: A Black Tie Affair It’s Our Bar Mitzvah Year and we’re celebrating at the annual purim seudah. You are invited to attend the shul banquet in your most elegant formal attire. For the entire family. Tuesday, March 10, 6 PM, Congregation Toras Chaim, 7103 Mumford Ct., Dallas 75252. $18 per person…

Shabbos Schedule Beshalach 5780

Shabbaton this Shabbos is generously sponsored by Josh & Lisa Rothstein. Kiddush this Shabbos is sponsored by the Board of CTC in honor of Rabbi Yaakov Wolbe. Shalosh Seudos this Shabbos is sponsored by Ehoud & Shoshana Wilson for a Refuah Shelaim for their son, Itay ben Shoshana. Please contact Rabbi Yaakov Rich at 972-835-6016…