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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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Shearith News


Welcome Rabbi Melvin Sirner!

Please join us next Saturday morning, August 8, for Rabbi Melvin Sirner's first Shabbat as Congregation Shearith Israel's Rabbi. We will also be celebrating Jack Rosenberg's seventieth Bar-Mitzvah Anniversary. … [Read More...]


Back to Shul!

Join us Sunday, August 9th from 11am to 1pm for our "Back to Shul" celebration!  We'll be formally welcoming Rabbi Melvin Sirner and his wife Lenore.  In addition, our children's education program, Machaneh Shai, begins that day.  If you haven't registered, join us at 9:30am with your kids to check … [Read More...]


Dive into Shabbat!

On Friday, August 14, from 5:00 – 7:00 pm, you are invited to an InTown “Dive Into Shabbat”, a fun Shabbat celebration and pool party which will take place at Emory Student Activity and Academic Center, 1946 Starvine Way 30033. Open swim, crafts, and activities begin at 5:00 pm followed by … [Read More...]

Machaneh Shai

Registration for Children’s Education is Open!

Looking for a place where your children can get a serious Jewish education in a fun, experiential environment?  If so, then consider registering for Machaneh Shai, our Children's Education Program!  Registration is open to both members and non-members, … [Read More...]