Welcome to Congregation Ohr Chaim

Ohr Chaim CongregationFriendliest Shul in Town

  • Rabbi Chaim Friedman
  • Robert Shapiro


v Mazal Tov to Drs. Gary & Elana Rosenbaum

upon the birth of grandson Binyomin Shalom

born to Ronny and Shelly.


v Mazal Tov to Rabbi Yisroel Y & Rochel Niman

upon the Bar Mitzva of their grandson Eliezer,

son of Rabbi Avi and Bryna Jakubovics.


v Kiddush is sponsored by Congregation Ohr Chaim.


v Seudah Shlishis is sponsored by

Rabbi & Mrs. Kalman & Rucha Baumann

in observance of his mothers’ upcoming yahrzeit

Raitz bas R’Nosson  a”h.



v Rabbi Reisman Motzei Shabbos Shiur

7:30PM –8:30PM

Sponsored by Hillel & Naomi Herssein

and by

Dr. & Mrs. Baruch Ephraim & Rivka Kahana.


  v Rabbi Avraham Steinberg

Jewish Medical  ethics talk

Q&A moderated/prepared by Avi Ciment MD FCCP

You’re invited to talk with the Giant in the field

Sunday, December 15th,

 8-9 PM

at Ohr Chaim, 317 W 47 St.

Light refreshments and drinks available


REFUAH KHALACHA, Rabbi Steinberg’s new sefer,  available for purchase.



 Pninim Women's Classic Bible study

with Rebbitzen Rucha Baumann

beginingThursday, November 7

09:45 AM - 11:15 AM

at Congregation Ohr Chaim.



Women's Shiur on Tehillim 

Shabbos Afternoon  5:15 PM in the Youth Room.



Meeting  Tuesday, December 4th, 7:30 PM at Ohr Chaim.



We hope to travel in June 2020 for a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Alaska visiting many points of interest. 

Please  email Mindy Robbin at Mindyjpr@aol.com to indicate your interest. 

More details to follow.


Community Events:

 Project Heritage Women'sShiur

will meet at 4:00 PM at the home of

Mrs. Caroline Schechter 4455 Jefferson Ave.



Jewish Medical  Ethics talk

with moderator Dr. Avi Ciment

Sunday, December 15th, 2019 at 8-9PM

at Congregation Ohr Chaim

Email questions to airciment@aol.com



23rd Annual Miami Beach Community Chanukah Festival

at Miami Beach  JCC December 15, 2019 11AM - 2PM




v Hashavas Aveidah Service

Available at


Weekly Schedule

Parashas Vayishlach

Friday, December 13th, 2019

Candle Lighting - Before 5:13 PM

Mincha - 5:18 PM

 Z'manim According to the Gra
Last time for Krias Shma – 9:37AM
Last time for Tefillah - 10:30 AM

Shabbos, Decemver 14th, 2019

Mishnah Berurah - 8:15 AM

Shacharis - 8:45 AM

Youth Groups - 9:00 AM

Bikur Cholim - 3:40 PM

Iggros Moshe Shiur – 4:10 PM

Mincha - 4:55 PM

Youth Shalosh Seudos after Mincha

Havdalah - 6:10 PM (R’Tam - 6:43 PM)

Daily Tefilla Week of Dec. 15-19

Sunday Shacharis - 8:15 AM

Daily Shacharis - 6:55 AM

Mincha - 5:20 PM

Torah Study Schedule

  • Morning Daf Yomi - 6:00 AM
  • Sun. Daf Yomi - 7:00 AM
  • Sun. Parsha Shiur & Breakfast - 9:15 AM