Kehilla is searching for a Bookkeeping Assistant!

Part-Time Bookkeeping Assistant – Accounts Receivable (AR) & Accounts Payable (AP) Position We are a politically and spiritually progressive Community Synagogue in Piedmont California, looking for someone to assist our bookkeeper, in handling our multi facetted accounts receivables, and low volume accounts payable. Responsibilities: • Processing and posting of incoming credit card, check and cash […]

TIKKUN HA-NEFESH (REPAIR OF THE SOUL)

TIKKUN HA-NEFESH (REPAIR OF THE SOUL) HEALING RACISM, UNPACKING WHITE PRIVILEGE WHEN: First session Sunday, November 11, 2018 10am – 12pm WHERE: at Kehilla in the Back Classroom – Main Floor FACILITATORS: Rabbi Shifrah Tobacman and Chaplain Laura Fitch The group is part of the community’s larger project of addressing racism and de-centering whiteness within […]

Kehilla’s Annual Report is Out!

Click here to read our 2017-2018 Annual Report.

RACIAL JUSTICE INVOCATION

by Aurora Levins Morales This piece was written for the Kehilla community and shared on Kol Nidre 5779/2018. In the heart of this congregation, we have planted the seeds of racial justice, a handful of grains in the earth of our belief, a place to tell untold stories, a place to draw maps of long journeys, […]

Torah Chanting Opportunities!

Love to chant Torah? We want YOU to leyn! Teens and Adults, let’s do this, one aliyah at a time 🙂 Join us for Shabbat morning services and share your skills and love of leynen with our community. Hazzan Shulamit is eager to support you along the way. Upcoming Opportunities: Saturday, November 17 (Vayetzei):  Contact […]

High Holy Day Services 5779: Sermons and Videos

All of Kehilla’s Main Services were video-streamed, and can be found on our youtube channel here. You can read Rabbi Gray Myrseth’s Rosh Hashanah Sermon, Together at the Gates, here. You can read Josh Bernard-Pearl’s Sermon, Rosh Hashanah Drash On Truth, here. You can read Rabbi Dev Noily’s Kol Nidre Sermon, Chesed + Emet = Teshuva, here.  […]

Kehilla in the News: Immigration

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in News Announcements Home Page | No Comments

The East Bay Express just ran an article about a Kehilla family and the young Trans asylum-seeker they are sponsoring, with the help of Kehilla’s immigration committee.

Want to join an affinity group? We would love to have you!

Dear Kehilla community, We are entering the next phase of the Racial Justice Initiative, now called the “Belonging and Allyship Project: Uncentering Whiteness and Building Racial Justice at Kehilla.” This is a working name, we are still trying to figure out the final form of the name and your suggestions are welcome. This project began […]

Your vision of TRUTH

Calling all artists! We are excited to be putting together this year’s High Holy Days art exhibit reflecting the New Year’s theme of TRUTH. As the spiritual leadership team explains: Behold, you delight in truth in the inward being, and you teach me wisdom in the secret heart. Psalm 51:8 The Days of Awe bring […]

Kehilla Becoming a Sanctuary Synagogue

Learn about Kehilla’s deepening commitment to sanctuary with the following links: Rabbi Dev’s Article in the April Kol Kehilla: Kehilla’s Deepening Sanctuary Work in Our Season of Liberation Kehilla Spiritual Leaders’ Statement on Sanctuary These two articles from the May Kol Kehilla: Expanding Our Social Justice Work Through Sanctuary Q&A on Sanctuary  These two Kehilla Documents: […]