Name: Congregation Tiferet Israel
Address: 10909 Hillcrest Rd., Dallas, TX 75230
Denominational affiliation: “Traditional”
Member units (households): 200-300
What percentage of members are older than 50? Younger than 50? 65% older, 35% younger
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 30-50 on Saturday morning
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 3-3.5 hours
Shabbat dress code: Dressy
Daily services? Yes, two daily minyanim
Language of service: Mostly Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English
Children’s programming: A monthly children’s service, otherwise babysitting
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, ramps and parking
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? Yes.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 1-2%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? No, and probably not.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? Men-only minyan; men lead services. There is no mechitza [divider between men and women] unless requested.
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