What's Happening at Leyv Ha-Ir

What's Happening at Leyv Ha-Ir

  • One Book, One Congregation Discussion For this year's One Book, One Congregation discussion we will actually be discussing two books.  The books are an intense pairing:  a deep exploration into the past of one ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2021, 2:48 PM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
  • Rabbi Julie's June 2021 Letter to Congregation June 2021 Dear Chevre, I am so looking forward to our Annual Meeting. In my own learning with my chevruta (study buddy partnership) we are learning Mishna. Today we reviewed ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2021, 10:26 AM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
  • Rabbi Julie's May 2021 Letter to Congregation May 2021 Dear Chevre, The Jewish community is well into the counting of the Omer, ascending day by day towards standing together in spirit at Sinai. The Holy Days of ...
    Posted May 3, 2021, 2:07 PM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
  • Rabbi Julie's April 2021 Letter to Congregation April 2021 Dear Chevre,In some ways this past year has felt to me exactly as I imagine our ancestors felt right at the edge of the Red Sea:  Pharoah ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2021, 10:09 AM by Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir
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About Leyv Ha-Ir

Leyv Ha-Ir, Hebrew for Heart of the City, is a Reconstructionist Congregation that meets in various locations in Center City Philadelphia.

Founded in May 1990, Congregation Leyv Ha-Ir is led by Rabbi Julie Greenberg. Our members come from all branches of Judaism. We serve an adult community including 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.