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Welcome to Congregation Shaarai Shomayim

Living Jewishly, Intentionally, and With Heart. 

Nathan and Natalie Loss Scholar in Residence

with

Rabbi Menachem Creditor

Join us Feb 03 - 05

For a weekend of learning, reflection, and inspiration.

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Topics include:



Friday, Feb 03 @ 7pm Shabbat Evening Service followed by 

The Wisdom of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel at about 8:30pm

In person or virtual via Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88468314236

Handout for Rabbi Heschel session - Click Here

Saturday, Feb 04 @ 9am (refreshments at 8:45)

Torah Study and Imperfect Biblical Heroes

In person or virtual via Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/708749178

 

Saturday, Feb 04 at 7pm (refreshments at 6:30)

Fault Lines: Exploring the Complicated Place of Progressive American Jewish Zionism

In person or virtual via Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85857554801

 

Sunday, Feb 05 @ 10am (refreshments at 9:45)

The Jewish Ethics of Weaponry

In person or virtual via Zoom at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84375077673

Handout for Weaponry Ethics - Click Here

To find out more about Rabbi Creditor - Click Here

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Congregation Shaarai Shomayim Edward Freedman Retreat

March 31 - April 2 at Capital Camps, Waynesboro, PA

 

Stay

Private rooms and bathrooms

All meals included:

Community dinner Friday night through breakfast Sunday

Havdalah bonfire and smores

 

Play

Mah Jongg, Hiking, Singing

Family and Adult Games- New and experienced players welcome!

 

Pray and Learn

Friday and Saturday Shabbat services with Rabbi and Steve

Saturday group sessions

See and feel an unrolled Torah scroll

 

Pricing details and registration form at

https://shaarai.shulcloud.com/form/2023-retreat.html 

or scan the above QR code

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CONGREGATION SHAARAI SHOMAYIM
JANUARY 30 - FEBRUARY  05

As Temple Life returns to in person service and events,
we will continue to 
connect virtually.
Take a look at everything coming up.

Invite your friends to share in the richness of
Jewish life at Shaarai Shomayim!

Please note, in order to keep our virtual interaction safe, all sessions will be password protected. If you have any difficulty connecting (or need the password),please contact the office at jperry@shaarai.org for the password.

Monday

Tuesday

Book Group
12:00pm - 12:50pm

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/521157338

Adult Jewish Learning 

7:00pm - 8:30pm

In person or virtual

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/479280143

Talmud Study 
12:00pm - 12:50pm
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/111245119

 

Wednesday

Morning Minyan
8:00am - 8:30am
In person or virtual

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/373078918

Coffee with the Rabbi
11:00am - 11:50am

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/220560147

Journey to Greater Intimacy with the Divine
12:00pm - 12:50pm

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89337672594

Sh'arim
4:30pm - 6pm


Adult Hebrew 
7:00pm - 8:15pm

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82618638439

Thursday

No Event Scheduled

Friday

Shabbat Evening Service 
7:00am - 8:00pm
In person or virtual
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88468314236
Facebook Live - Shaarai Shomayim Page
www.shaarai.org/streaming

 
8:30pm -9:30pm
Scholar in Residence
In person or virtual

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88468314236

Saturday

Torah Study/ Scholar in Residence
9:00am - 10:30am
In person or virtual

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/708749178


Scholar in Residence
7:00pm to 8:30pm
In person or virtual
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85857554801

Sunday

Sh'arim
9:15AM - 12:00PM

Scholar in Residence
10:00am - 11:30am
In person or virtual
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84375077673

Congregation Shaarai Shomayim
Civil Rights Journey
Jan 26 - 29, 2023

Learn About Our Community

Our schedule is full, with programs and events for every age and every demographic. Click here to check out our calendar for a full listing of what we are up today and in the future.

Lancaster, PA may seem an unlikely landmark for American Jewish history, yet Jews have been here since the early 18th century. Click here to learn our incredible history!

We strive to be a Ner L'Atid, a light to the future. Click here to read our Congregational Brit, or Contract, to understand who we are as a community.

We are celebrating a wonderful relationship with our Rabbi, and our friend, Jack Paskoff. We have learned together and grown together. Click here to read more about our wonderful Rabbi.

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