Congregation Or Zarua
127 East 82nd Street, New York, NY 10028
Member units (households):
What percentage of members are older than 50?
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service?
Friday Kabbalat Shabbat about 20 on average; Saturday morning 100
Length of typical Shabbat morning service?
Shabbat dress code:
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?
Saturday morning Kiddush
Language of service:
Is another language offered in the prayer book?
Yes, with skilled leaders in managing and teaching children.
Accessibility for people with disabilities:
Yes, we have two elevators.
Are services streamed online?
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online?
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages?
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one?
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue?
We are an egalitarian synagogue.
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