What's Happening at Leyv Ha-Ir

What's Happening at Leyv Ha-Ir

  • Annual Community Passover Seder Join members and friends of Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir ~ Heart of the City for our annual Passover seder, to be led by Rabbi Julie Greenberg and Cantor Sharon Sigal.  All ...
    Posted Apr 7, 2019, 7:17 PM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
  • Rabbi's Education Series Workshops: Religious Teachings About Care for the Planet On Sunday March 31 and on Sunday April 7, Rabbi Julie Greenberg will lead our last two participatory discussions for 2018-2019.  They will be on the theme of Religious ...
    Posted Mar 8, 2019, 11:51 AM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
  • We are one with Pittsburgh Dear Chevre, I know we are all reeling from the hate-full tragedy in Pittsburgh yesterday. Please know that the leadership of Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir ~ Heart of the City ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2018, 7:42 AM by Rabbi Julie
  • A Policy regarding Shabbat & Yom Tov... At our August 13th meeting the congregation's Council adopted the following policy:"Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir affirms a policy that the Congregation not conduct synagogue business on Shabbat and ...
    Posted Sep 5, 2018, 12:35 PM by Daniel Johnson
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About Leyv Ha-Ir

Leyv Ha-Ir, Hebrew for Heart of the City, is a small, growing Reconstructionist  Congregation with most activities located at the Ethical Society Building at 1906 S. Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia.

Founded in May 1990, Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir is led by Rabbi Julie Greenberg. Our members come from all branches of Judaism, including Reform, Conservative and Orthodox, and include recent converts to Judaism. Our members include students, professionals, rabbis, singles, couples, and those in traditional and non-traditional families.

We welcome you to explore your Jewish identity and the Jewish holidays with us. Our calendar is packed with an abundance of activities, including Shabbat and holiday celebrations, along with opportunities for learning, and connecting with community.