Name: Mishkan Chicago
Address: 4001 N Ravenswood Ave #101, Chicago, IL 60613
Denominational affiliation: Renewal
Member units (households): 700+
What percentage of members are older than 50? 30%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 125
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? Until prayers are complete.
Shabbat dress code: Casual
Daily services? No.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Wherever space is available.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes
Language of service: Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? Hebrew/English
Children’s programming: Yes
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Yes, available on Soundcloud here.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 40%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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