We Created Holy Ground: Photo Gallery

On March 17, 2019 a group of Kehilla congregants, family, and friends practiced an established ritual that for many Jews does not occur in their lifetime. We consecrated a Jewish […]

Kehilla Has Plot 70 in Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland

Dear Kehilla Community Synagogue congregants, It is with great pleasure that I write this article for the Kol Kehilla.  As many of you already know, we have embarked upon an […]

Kehilla Section in Mountain View Cemetery

WE DID IT!!! Kehilla Community Synagogue has an official final resting place for purchasing members. Known as Plot 70, this section has a total of 49 graves and is bounded […]

The Tree of Life Chevra Kadisha

The Chevra Kadisha of Kehilla wants to honor the Tree of Life Chevra Kadisha for their spiritual strength and dedication. As one of our Chevra Kadisha member said “I had […]

Purchase Graves in Mt. View Cemetery in Oakland

The view of the cemetery, the city, the bay and the Golden Gate from Kehilla’s intended burial site in Mountain View Cemetery is spectacular. It will be a peaceful and […]

RESPONSE TO CEMETERY SURVEY

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in Announcements, Chevra Kadisha | No Comments

by Cathy Steirn and Jane Hoberman It is with gratitude and appreciation to all who participated in Kehilla’s cemetery survey that we write this article to our congregation. We anticipate […]

GREAT OPPORTUNITY

Posted by on Feb 28, 2018 in Announcements, Chevra Kadisha | No Comments

There is presently a chance to purchase graves in Mountain View cemetery so that Kehilla members can be buried together and we can get that area consecrated as Jewish.  We […]

A Final Resting Place for Kehilla (update from prior article in the September Kol Kehilla)

Posted by on Oct 29, 2017 in Announcements, Chevra Kadisha | No Comments

from the Chevra Kadisha Committee (update from prior article in the September Kol Kehilla) Kehilla’s Chevra Kadisha has begun looking at securing a Kehilla (and/or greater Bay Area Jewish) section at […]

Help Us Plan for Kehilla

Posted by on Oct 11, 2017 in Chevra Kadisha | No Comments

Dear Friends,   As you may have read in our last post, Kehilla’s Chevra Kadisha has been looking at securing a section at a nearby cemetery for our congregation. While […]

A Final Resting Place for Kehilla (update from prior article in the Kol Kehilla)

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Chevra Kadisha | No Comments

by Cathy Steirn (update from prior article in the Kol Kehilla) Kehilla’s Chevra Kadisha has begun looking at securing a Kehilla (and/or greater Bay Area Jewish) section at a local […]