Name: Congregation Edmond Safra
Address: 11 East 63rd Street New York, NY 10065
Denominational affiliation: Orthodox
Member units (households): 500-700
What percentage of members are older than 50? 20%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 400
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2:30
Shabbat dress code: Formal.
Daily services? Yes.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes, hot kiddush lunch served afterwards.
Language of service: Hebrew.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English.
Children’s programming: Yes.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No, but a weekly Torah message can be found online here.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? None.
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? No.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? Yes, we are a traditional Orthodox synagogue. Women sit on the balcony.
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