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Upcoming Events/Services


27, 7:30pm - Chant & Drum Shabbat Service

28, 10:00am - Shabbat Service & Bar Mitzvah of Dylan Lukanovic

MARCH, 2015

1, 10:00am - Bet Sefer
1, 11:45am - Joint Tree           Planting with BIJ
1, 1:00pm - Hunger Project

2, 4:00pm - Bet Sefer
2, 6:00pm - Teen Havarah

3, 7:00pm - The Unique       Challenge of Being Both a Jewish State & Democracy. Lecture & discussion.

4, 6:00pm - Shtar Wars: The Whole Intergalactic Megillah! 625 Brotherhood Way, SF. 

6, 8:30am - Mindfulness Meditation Gathering at Or Shalom. 
6, 5:45pm - Shabbat Shelanu LOCATION CHANGE: Held at B'nai Emunah, 3595 Taraval, SF. Potluck dinner.

7, 10:00am - Shabbat service & bat mitzvah of Rosalie King, granddaughter of Judy Olasov.

8, 10:00am - Purim Carnival at B'nai Emunah, 3595 Taraval, SF
8, 10:00am - Tanakh Study

12, 7:00pm - OS Book Group reading He, She, It by Marge Piercy. Member home.

13, 7:00pm - Shabbat Services & Speaker Series.

14, 10:00am - Shabbat Service & Bar Mitzvah of Alex Harrington.

15, 10:00am - OS News Minyan, Member home. 



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Or Shalom has moved to 625 Brotherhood Way
Our new phone number is 415-469-5564

Please note, all events and services will be held at 625 Brotherhood Way unless noted otherwise. Contact the 
office if you have any questions about the location of any event.  

Parking is available in the lots adjacent to the synagogue. Public transit options are about a 15-20 minute walk away. Click here for walking directions from various public transit stops.
For a map, see Directions under About Or Shalom menu.


About Or Shalom

Get a small glimpse into what makes Or Shalom special.  If you want to know more, contact the office, or join us at one of our services or events. We'd love to see you!


SHTAR WARS: The Whole Intergalactic Megillah! 
March 4, 2015
6:00 PM at Or Shalom/BIJ

Join in for noshes & schnaps, potluck dinner & hamantaschen,
singing & Megillah reading, and our own Purim shpiel. 
Come in your space-age Purim costume and bring a veggie or dairy pot-luck dinner to share for 8-10 people. Please bring an unopened box of mac & cheese to use as a grogger - which we will then donate to our Collaborative Tikkun Olam Committee's Hunger Relief Project.
For a flyer, click here


 Please join us for a presentation and discussion on

The Unique Challenge of Israel Being

Both a Jewish State and a Democracy

For flyer, click here

Rabbi Uri Regev, Attorney-at-Law

Tuesday, March 3 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm

Congregation Beth Israel Judea   •   Or Shalom Jewish Community

625 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA 94132

Rabbi Uri Regev, attorney-at-law, is founding president of Hiddush (see inset below). Previously, he founded and led the Israel Religious Action Center and later served as President of the World Union for Progressive Judaism. He led and argued legal cases to historic victories before the Israeli Supreme Court regarding “Who is a Jew,” equitable funding for Reform and Conservative institutions and representation on Israeli religious councils, as well as for the rights of Sabbath-observant Jews. He appears frequently on Israeli radio and television and internationally in print and social media.

HIDDUSH - Freedom of Religion in Israel, Inc. is a non-denominational and non-partisan Diaspora-Israel partnership rooted in the commitment to, and deep love for, Israel, and the belief that realizing the promise of religious freedom and equality will strengthen Israel as a democracy and a Jewish state, as well as the relationship between Israel and World Jewry, especially that of the next generation.

The Hunger Project

The Southside Jewish Collaborative (Or Shalom, Beth Israel Judea, B'nai Emunah, Ner Tamid) is organizing to help ease hunger in our community by providing food for those in need. We will be making sandwiches on the first Sunday of every other month. The first gathering will be March 1 at Or Shalom/BIJ. Join us!

Volunteering at Or Shalom

We are always looking for volunteers to help enrich our programs and services here at Or Shalom.  Now, we have made it even easier for you to volunteer your time!  For a list of our current projects and tasks we need help with, go to our ivolunteer website and sign up! We look forward to working with you!!