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Is Reconstructionist Judaism the Answer to Your Prayers?

Come to our Fall Open House events to learn more about Reconstructionist Judaism, our strong, diverse community of individuals and families and our vibrant religious school. We would love to meet you! For more information, read more about membership, call 617-965-0330 or email outreach [at] dorsheitzedek.org.

Erev Shabbat Family Service

Friday, August 9, 6:00pm, at 60 Highland Street, West Newton

Please join us for candle lighting, dinner and a musical Friday evening Shabbat service, geared especially towards families with children aged 0-9 (but all welcome), led by Rabbi Toba Spitzer.

Sukkot Celebration and Dinner

Sunday, September 22, 4:30pm-7:30pm, at 1326 Washington Street, West Newton

sukkot.jpgWelcome the Sukkot holiday with an afternoon of interactive learning for adults and kids. Program begins at 4:30pm followed by candle lighting and dinner at 6:00pm.

Simchat Torah Celebration

Thursday, September 26, 7:00pm-9:00pm, at 60 Highland Street, West Newton

Join us for a kid- and grown-up-friendly festive evening service and dancing with the Torah!

Erev Shabbat Family Service

Friday, October 4, 6:00pm, at 60 Highland Street, West Newton

Please join us for candle lighting, dinner and a musical Friday evening Shabbat service, geared especially towards families with children aged 0-9 (but all welcome), led by Rabbi Toba Spitzer.

Tradition and Transformation: Reconstructionist Judaism Today

Sunday, October 6, 10:30am-12:00pm, at 60 Highland Street, West Newton
What does it mean to “reconstruct” Jewish tradition for a contemporary world? How can ancient texts and rituals be meaningful for us today? Join Rabbi Toba Spitzer and members of CDT to learn more about our approach to Jewish living and our community.