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Parashat Noah


Candle Lighting -5:51pm


Havdalah - 6:51pm




Schedule of Services



3225 SW Barbur Blvd

Saturday Morning -9:00am

3225 SW Barbur Blvd




Upcoming Events


Sephardic Winter Film Series

Double Feature: Vida Sefaradi: Celebrating 100 Years of Sephardic Life in Portland and A Jewish Photo Tour of Turkey and Greece




Community Class Schedule


 Breakneck Through the Talmud

7:30pm at Portland Kollel


Daily Classes

Daf Yomi (Daily Talmud Study)

45 minutes before Shaharit at Kesser Israel


Mishneh Berurah

After Arvit at Kesser Israel




  1. ThisShabbat

This week's lunch has been prepared in conjunction with the International Shabbos Project- see Community News for more information.


During lunch, Rabbi Kaplan will present a class on the topic of The Seven Noahide Laws





Synagogue News

Changes to Friday Night Schedule
Due to the International Shabbos Project, we will hold Erev Shabbat services at our main building on Barbur Blvd. Services will begin at 6:00pm.

Multimedia Presentation of Trip to Turkey and Greece

Join us for a presentation of the trip to Turkey and Greece that our synagogue arranged this past September. We will show photos of the major sites and synagogues and offer a virtual "walking tour" of the Old Jewish Communities.

Tuesday, October 28th at 6:30pm at Ahavath Achim

Sephardic Winter Film Series

We begin our winter film series in November. Films will be shown on the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm in our main Sanctuary. Following the films light refreshments will be served accompanied by a discussion related to the film shown.





Community News

The International Shabbos Project

A communal Shabbat dinner will be held at Ahavath Achim this Friday evening. Click on the link above for more information.


Federation Annual Campaign Gala

Join the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland for their annual gala event. Native Portlander and Walt Disney Executive Creative Director, Dan Fields, truly knows how to "make magic happen" - and has designed an incredible evening for our community.



IMPACT- A Women's Event

Women's philanthropy requests your presence at A Decadent Impact. We are putting together an Ahavath Achim table for this event. Please click the link above for more information and to make your reservation.

Thursday, November 13th at 5:30pm


Operation Thunderbolt- The Miracle at Entebbe

The Chabad centers of Portland invite you to an evening of inspiration to hear the story of Sassy Reuvan who participated in the famed Entebbe rescue mission, flying thousands of miles over enemy territory to rescue Jewish hostages being held by terrorists in Uganda.

Thursday, November 13th at 7:30pm






Memorial prayers will be offered this Shabbat for the following loved ones:

Ricca Hasson






In Memory of

Rachel Cordova by

   Richard & Judi Matza


Ogen Babani by

   Mary Peizner



Congregation Ahavath Achim is Portland's Sephardic Synagogue. It was founded by members of the Rhodes and Turkish communities close to one hundred years ago. Our congregation welcomes Jews of all backgrounds and is proud to include Ashkenazim as well as Sepharadim.


Shabbat Shalom,

Rabbi Michael Kaplan
Congregation Ahavath Achim

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