Shedding New Light on Jewish Traditions


Kabbalat Shabbat will be held this Friday evening, lay-led at 7:30 pm, live-streamed on YouTube. We now have our own custom YouTube URL! Our channel can now be found at:

Torah study & services will be led by Rabbi Alanna this Saturday morning from 9:00 to 11:00 am via Zoom. 

Minyan Hadash, led by Rabbi Alanna and congregants, via Zoom at 8:15 am daily, except Shabbat. 

Zoom links are sent to members every morning, except Shabbat. Please remember not to share zoom links on social media! More information & Zoom instructions are below the pictures, scroll down. 

Interested non-members should contact by noon for the next day's zoom links.

5780/2020 Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Or Hadash mark Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) virtually in April of 2020. We were joined by guest speaker Bertha Schwarz, who shared her story of survival as a young girl during the Holocaust. Fleeing the Nazi and French Vichy regimes, Ms. Schwarz endured hiding, family separation, and loss, before reaching Switzerland and eventually Palestine (Pre-State Israel). The YouTube video of that amazing event follows:

Although the following video is a part of the video above, we present it below so that it can be viewed separately at any time.

Featuring: Dan Schwarz (vocals), Cheryl Kripke Cohen (harp)
created in partnership with Mitlas Productions, LLC
(c)2020 Or Hadash: a Reconstructionist Congregation
With special thanks to:
- Alan Lindy
- The Or Hadash Holocaust Education Committee