Name: Or Shalom Jewish Community
Address: 625 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA 94132
Denominational affiliation: Reconstructionist
Member units (households): 100-200
What percentage of members are older than 50? 32%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? Friday nights, 25-30; Saturday mornings, 25-30.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 2 hours
Shabbat dress code: Casual
Daily services? No
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? We share space with another synagogue.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes
Language of service: Prayers in Hebrew, readings in English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? Hebrew and English only.
Children’s programming: On High Holy Days only.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes
Are services streamed online? No
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Uncertain
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Yes, the rabbi will officiate and attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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