Thursday, April 27, 2017
Yom Chamishi, 1 Iyyar 5777

Congregation Shaarey Zedek is committed to helping everyone live a full Jewish life, no matter the make up of your familial unit. We warmly welcome singles, interfaith couples, those in the LGBTQ community, and their respective family members as well. As Rabbi Bigman puts it, "We may come from different backgrounds but here we are a mishpachah, a family."  ~ Click here to read more from Rabbi Bigman

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April Music Shabbat with Joan Gochberg & John Eulenberg


Yom HaShoah Program with Dr. Amy Simon

Yom HaShoah Program

Congregation Shaarey Zedek

Sunday, April 23rd ~ 7:00 p.m.

Worship Service

followed by

Dr. Amy Simon
“Holocaust Diaries: Victim Voices from the Abyss”

Dr. Simon holds the William and Audrey Farber Family Chair in Holocaust Studies and European Jewish History at Michigan State University. She has previously worked as a researcher at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC and has taught at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

May 5th & 6th Cantor Schiffer’s Retirement Weekend Events

Cantor Schiffer’s Retirement Weekend Events

Friday, May 5th

Shabbat Evening Service

featuring special music with the Shaarey Zedek Choir

Saturday, May 6th

Shabbat Morning Service followed by Kiddush in her honor

Saturday evening Reception and Cabaret
with Cantor Schiffer and friends

Details in the April “Commentary”

The Shaarey Zedek Gift Shop

The Shaarey Zedek Gift Shop

Looking for that special occasion gift? Not sure what to give?
Need a gift certficate? 

We have it!

We also carry all of your B'nai Mitzvah needs!
We have many items in stock and can special order anything you need, such as

  • Kippot
  • Frames
  • Kiddush Cups
  • Sculptures
  • Shabbat Candlesticks
  • Jewelry
  • Yads

And more!!

HOURS: Sundays during Religious School or by special appointment.

Please contact Lisa Bass (230-0111), Marilyn Ruben (980-3755), or Diane Uhlmann (351-5480).

Coins for CATA!

Our annual Coins for CATA drive is on!

Please fill the world's largest Tzedakah box (a.k.a. "the big jug")
Help us help our partners at CATA with much-needed bus tokens

The Caring Community Program

Our Spiritual Communal Family Helping One Another

Learn more about the Caring Community Program

This program is a way for us to live our Jewish values by caring for one another, helping each other in concrete ways, and becoming a spiritual, communal family.

Performing mitzvot are part of daily Jewish life. In the daily morning prayers, a passage from the Talmud (Shabbat 127a) enjoins us to honor our parents, do deeds of loving kindness, provide hospitality, visit the sick, and comfort the bereaved.

Everyone can participate

Everyone’s life has different demands and whatever one can do is greatly appreciated and valued.

No mitzvah is too small! 

Upcoming Events


Apr, 27 2017 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm


Apr, 27 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Apr, 28 2017 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Apr, 29 2017 9:30 am - 12:00 pm


May, 4 2017 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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