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“BJ is a non-affiliated, egalitarian, inclusive synagogue community focused on the power of prayer and music, rooted in love and social justice. We welcome all. No matter how you define yourself, if our values resonate with yours then you have a home here.”About our community
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“Rooted in a long tradition of music at the core of spirituality, we are joined at each service by some of the world’s most gifted musicians, elevating our voices and souls, and deepening our connection to prayer.”
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Israeli Politics Discussion Group: Walking in the Path of the Declaration of Independence
Join Kobi Cohen for a special session to analyze and discuss the declaration, including the ...
Community Shabbat Dinner for Havurah Members
Join other members of BJ Havurot (small groups) for a special Shabbat dinner with singing, ...
Repair the World with Early Childhood
All Early Childhood families are encouraged to join us in working with Repair the World ...
DOROT's Passover Package Delivery (West Side)
DOROT’s Passover Package Delivery brings hundreds of older adults and volunteers together to share warmth ...
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B’nai Jeshurun is a nearly 200-year-old non-affiliated synagogue located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. We welcome all, no matter the path traveled.
"Roly sent me his annual selfie with my son at Camp Ramah, with two of the biggest smiles you ever saw. I feel so grateful for their special bond."Paula Kramer Weiss, Board Member
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