Community Corner

Have Your Voice for a Nuclear-Free World be Heard

The United Religions Initiative is a global grassroots interfaith network that cultivates peace and justice by engaging people to bridge religious and cultural differences and work together for the good of their communities and the world. Voices for a World Free of Nuclear Weapons CC is one of 871 member groups and organizations, called Cooperation Circles, that engage in community action such as conflict resolution and reconciliation, environmental sustainability, education, women’s and youth programs, and advocacy for human rights. URI’s networks span over 100 countries.
To fortify you with thought and soul on the issue of Nuclear proliferation, please go to www.thenuclearprayer.org to read URI’s Call to Conscience statement and view their Nuclear Prayer video. On their website, you will be able to learn more about the URI, their mission, and specific steps you can take to have your voice heard.

Relationship Support Group for Women

San Francisco Support Group Forming This Fall for women who feel unsafe in their relationships, past or present. The support group is co-led by Shalom Bayit and Bay Area Jewish Healing Center to create a spiritually healing atmosphere for women who have experienced abuse. It is free and confidential with childcare provided. All women are welcome regardless of age, affiliation, partner’s gender, or current relationship status. We welcome non-Jewish and transgender people who are seeking a Jewish women-centered space. To sign up, call Shalom Bayit at (510) 845-8874.
For more information about Shalom Bayit, visit www.shalom-bayit.org 

What to bring with you in an emergency!

AARP has put together an excellent list of what to put inside your Go Bag in cases of emergency!

 

 

Join Emanu-El on the 2018 Summer Congregation Emanu-El Trip to Israel with Rabbi Ryan Bauer!
SAVE THE DATES! June 26 – July 7, 2018

If you would like to receive future emails regarding this trip, please email Rebecca Reiner at rreiner@emanuelsf.org

Emanu-El Scholar Rabbi Lawrence Kushner is being honored by the Jewish Community Library on Sunday, December 10th @ 1:30 pm

Special Screening
The Rendezvous
with co-producer & author Tricia Gibbs in person
Wednesday, December 13 • 6:00 pm

Space is limited, RSVP by December 12

A Jewish doctor and a Muslim State Department employee unwittingly become involved in a mystery that could change the future of the world in this classic adventure story inspired by Sarah Isaias’ (Tricia Gibbs’ pen name), popular novel A New Song.

Welcome to Congregation Emanu-El

Congregation Emanu-El’s renowned clergy, dedicated board and welcoming staff serve our congregants and provide an open, responsive, nourishing environment in which to personalize discovery of the three pillars of Jewish life: Worship, Learning, and Community.

Congregation Emanu-El
2 Lake Street (at the corner of Lake and Arguello)
San Francisco, CA 94118
Telephone: (415) 751-2535

Explore the Sermon Archive

Revisit the sermons from all of our Rabbis.

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Host an Event at Emanu-El

Our rabbis and cantor are available to officiate at weddings of Jewish couples and interfaith couples. Interfaith couples must agree to meet the Temple’s criteria for interfaith marriages.

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