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Get Involved with Shearith Israel

ark-column Life Cycle Events:
Traditionally, Jewish life is punctuated by certain milestones — birth, bar/bat mitzvah, weddings, anniversaries, Shabbat and the holidays. We are enriched by our ancient heritage as we celebrate each of these life-cycle and calendar events.

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Tu-B'Shevat-Seder-column Youth & Adult Programs:
Scholars in Residence, Kadima, USY, Friday Night Live, Rap with the Rabbi, or simply Jewish Learning, Shearith Israel provides a diverse program for both children and adult members of the congregation.

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As the first synagogue in the nation to open a homeless shelter, Congregation Shearith Israel has sponsored the Night Shelter for Homeless Women for more than 20 years.

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Recent News and Events

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Services will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary with childcare in the Youth Lounge.  Aryeh Stein will lead Shacharit and Betsy Stein will lead Musaf. Marty Rotter will chant the Haftarah. Torah readers are Marc Eson, Howard Zandman and Andrea Seidel Slomka. The Gabbai will be Bruce Stiftel. Kiddush this week is sponsored by Aryeh & […]

CSI Junior Congregation

Junior Congregation

Your children are invited to participate in interactive services in the chapel led by Shearith Israel teens beginning at 10:45 a.m. We hope to see your children there!


2015: Our Next Chapter

In 2015, Congregation Shearith Israel will enter its Next Chapter.  We are currently engaged in a Rabbinical Search to replace our current Rabbi, Hillel Norry, who after twelve years, is leaving to pursue other opportunities.  It is a bittersweet time, but an exciting opportunity for our congregation.  We just posted the opening with the USCJ! Search […]