Name: Kehilat Rayim Ahuvim
Address: 241 West 72nd St New York, NY
Denominational affiliation: Orthodox
Member units (households): 0-100
What percentage of members are older than 50? 65%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 100
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2 hours
Shabbat dress code: Informal
Daily services? None.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? We rent from the National Council for Jewish Women on West 72nd Street.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes - a sit-down kiddush lunch.
Language of service: Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English
Children’s programming: No - children participate in the main service.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, an elevator.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? None.
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 follow Orthodox practices; women often give the devar Torah.
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