Welcome to Congregation Or Zarua

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Congregation Or Zarua, now in its 30th year, creates joyous Jewish life in a multi-generational, egalitarian, traditional and full-participatory setting. Or Zarua is intimate and caring, and welcomes people – regardless of their knowledge or previous level of involvement in Jewish life. OZ creates community through study, prayer and a variety of programming led by the rabbi and congregants. We also engage in the pursuit of acts of kindness (hesed) within and beyond our congregation and in support of the State of Israel.

Service Times

Friday Night

Friday Night

June 28, 2019
Candlelighting - 8:14 pm
Minhah/Kabbalat Shabbat - 6:45 pm



June 29, 2019
Parashat Shelah - Birkat HaHodesh
Sat. Shaharit - 9:00 am
Shabbat ends - 9:15

Morning Minyan

Morning Minyan

Weekdays at 7:15 am
Musaf days at 7:00 am
Shabbat at 9:00 am
Sundays at 8:45 am

Upcoming Events

Summer Learning: Connecting Text and TV

July 24-14, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Rabbi's Corner

Water Solutions

Posted on May 23, 2019

During this period of the Omer just after celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut let’s focus our learning and tzedakah action on our homeland. Today, work on water solutions in Israel is funded through the Jewish National Fund. For the good of the… Read More »

Prepare for Passover

Posted on April 9, 2019

Help Needy Jews to Prepare for Passover Please give generously to the Ma’ot Hittim fund, as many will benefit from your kindness. Make your check payable to Congregation Or Zarua and write Ma’ot Hittim Fund on the memo line. You… Read More »