Independence Day – Monday, July 4

– Morning Services will be at 8:05 am

– Our offices will be closed for the legal holiday

Service Times This Week


Sunday Morning: 8:05 am
Monday-Friday Mornings: 7:05 am
Sunday-Thursday Evenings: 6:45 pm

July 1-2 - Shabbat Korah

Friday Evening Services: 7:00 pm
Candles (18 min. before sunset): 8:13 pm
Saturday Morning Zemirot: 8:30 am
Saturday Morning Shahrit: 9:00 am
Minhah & Arbit: 8:10 pm
Habdalah: 9:13 pm

Welcome to Congregation Shearith Israel, America's first Jewish congregation, founded in 1654 by 23 Jews of Spanish and Portuguese descent. Today, Jews of all backgrounds make up our welcoming, traditional community. Explore this site, and then visit the synagogue to experience the beauty and vitality of this Jewish and American treasure.

Coming Up

At a Glance

[Not This Week] Shabbat Afternoon Class with Rabbi Soloveichik
July 2, 2022

Shabbat Morning Youth Program
July 2, 2022 , 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Super Soccer Stars Summer Semester
July 3, 2022 - August 28, 2022

Morning Zoom with Rabbi Rohde + Rev. Edinger
July 3, 2022 , 8:30 am - 9:00 am

The Guide to the Duties of the Heart
July 3, 2022 , 8:45 am - 9:15 am

"A Random Walk Down Mill Street"
July 6, 2022 , 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Virtual Hashcaba Service
July 8, 2022

Meet Our Rabbi,
Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik

Rabbi Dr. Soloveichik joined the Shearith Israel family in 2013 and is our tenth minister since the American Revolution. From the very start of his tenure, Rabbi Soloveichik’s sermons, public events, and classes have drawn enthusiastic crowds, and our beloved congregation has grown and flourished under his leadership.

Photo credit: Rick Loomis for Deseret News

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