Shabbat Services

Shabbat Service Schedule

Guests are always welcome. Please introduce yourself to our staff members or lay leaders who will be wearing purple name tags.

Regular Weekly Schedule

Friday evenings at 6:30 p.m.
Saturday mornings at 9:30 a.m.
Mincha: 45 minutes after conclusion of Services


Talmud Study
Fridays | 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Schonberger Family Library
    No prior Talmud study required and texts will be in English.

Parashat HaShavua
Every Shabbat | 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Rabbi Steven Rein
       Participate in a lively discussion of the week’s Torah portion for half an hour before the start of Shabbat morning services. Newcomers always welcome!

Learners Minyan
Resuming in the fall.
Rachel and Rich Albert, Pablo Zylberglait
       Learn about the meaning and choreography of the Shabbat morning service. Become more comfortable with the Hebrew text. Using Siddur Lev Shalem, we will learn, discuss, and pray, becoming a community of pray-ers. No prior knowledge of prayers or Hebrew necessary.

Windows on Israel
Resuming in the fall.
Miri Bernovsky, Shlicha
       Monthly discussion on interesting aspects of Israeli society. Topics to include: religious feminism in Israel, a personal presentation about life on the Gaza border, Israel's humanitarian involvement in the Syrian civil war, and more.

Kavanah Minyan
Resuming in the fall.
David Blumenstein, Doug Fagen
    Kavanah Minyan is an hour-long exploration of Jewish meditation, chant and other spiritual practices. No prior experience is necessary. While each session begins formally at 11:00 am, the chapel will be available as early as 10:30 am for a period of silent contemplation.