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For information on how Shearith Israel is working to combat the spread of COVID-19, please visit the links on our homepage. All morning and evening services, as well as programming and meetings, are being held as virtual gatherings via Zoom. Please visit our homepage and calendar for additional details.

Friday Night Live

Shearith Israel has Kabbalat Shabbat services every Friday evening at 7:30pm. Once a month, there is Friday Night Live Kabbalat Shabbat, a spirited service featuring the melodies of Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach and other uplifting tunes. The evening includes a short D'var Torah and a lovely oneg social gathering with refreshments) after the service.  

2019 - 2020 Friday Night Live kabbalat shabbat dates

(at 7:30pm in the chapel): 

  • September 6, 2019
  • October 25, 2019
  • November 15, 2019
  • December 13, 2019
  • January 24, 2020
  • February 21, 2020
  • March 20, 2020
  • April 24, 2020
  • May 22, 2020
  • June 12, 2020

what we do: 

Volunteers are welcome to help in the following ways:

  • To help lead the services
  • To play music during the service
  • To sponsor the oneg; the cost is $90 for the entire oneg which includes wine and spirits, soft drinks, sweets and savory treats
  • To reach out and encourage people to attend.

how to get involved:

To volunteer, please contact Lynne Borsuk at

Thu, June 4 2020 12 Sivan 5780