Canceled: Mindful of Rahamim (Compassion)

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Spend Sunday morning with Aviva Chernick as we bring mindfulness and contemplative practice toward the cultivation of compassion. Register now.

Canceled: Songs Nona Taught Me

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join Aviva Chernick and musical companion Yoshie Fruchter as they lead us in havdalah, followed by a participatory concert. Register now.

Hilkhot Tefilah: The Laws of Prayer

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join BJ’s Morning Minyan each Tuesday when, after services, we’ll gather for a 15 minute “Iyun Tefilah”—an investigation into the laws of prayer.

Megillah Reading at Morning Minyan

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Keep the party going and join us at Morning Minyan for an encore reading of the megillah.

Living Healthfully, Living Proactively

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join us for a conversation about reducing cancer risk with Sharsheret, an organization improving the lives of Jewish women and families living with or at increased genetic risk for breast or ovarian cancer. Register now.

Jew Too? Podcast Series

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join BJ and Lab/Shul for a series of live podcast recordings and lively conversations celebrating and exploring the growing diversity of the American Jewish family. Register now.

Rosh Hodesh Melave Malka: Women/GNC Havdalah

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Women and gender non-conforming individuals are invited to join Rabbinic Fellow Deborah Sacks Mintz as we close out the first Shabbat of Adar with song, study, and havdalah. Please bring a dairy/vegetarian snack to share. Register Now

Post-Kiddush Learning: 2020 Census

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Learn about getting involved with volunteer efforts around the 2020 Census and why this Census is so important. We’ll be joined by Joli Golden from the U.S. Census Bureau and Nancy Pasquale from the NYC Census office. Register now.

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The Forgiveness Landscape

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Rabbi Marcelo Bronstein will guide us as we wrestle with questions of forgiveness through a Jewish lens, exploring models of forgiveness and trying to bring them to our own experience. Each class will include text study, discussion, and mindfulness practice.

Israeli Authors: Moriel Rothman-Zecher

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

This month, we will read and discuss Moriel Rothman-Zecher's lyrical and searing debut novel, Sadness is a White Bird. Register now.

Jew Too? “Marry Me?”

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join BJ and Lab/Shul for a live podcast recording with Aamir Wyne, Danielle Durchslag, Rabbi Amichai Lau-Lavie, and Rabbi Roly Matalon, celebrating and exploring the growing diversity of the American Jewish family. Register now. 

Mindful of Tzedek

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join Rabbi Marc Margolius, senior program director of the Institute of Jewish Spirituality, for an exploration of justice in our individual lives, bringing mindfulness and contemplative practice toward the cultivation of righteousness. Register now at www.bj.org/mindfuloftzedek.

6th Grade B’nai Mitzvah Parent Meeting

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Parents of children in 6th grade are invited to join Rabbi Felicia Sol, Hazzan Ari Priven, and the Family Life and Learning and B’nai Mitzvah teams for an informational meeting to review the B’nai Mitzvah process for the upcoming year. Sign up now at www.bj.org/6thgradebmitzvah.

Parent Support Group

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

This parent support group will give you a chance to share your insight and struggles around parenting issues. This group is led by clinical psychologist, Dr. Eilon Shomron-Atar. For more information, and to sign up, visit www.bj.org/parentsupportgroup.

Minyan & Mingle

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

In your 30s or 40s and looking for a way to be more connected at BJ? Join us at the evening service, and then at a nearby bar for a casual get together. Register now.

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Hakhanah laTefillah

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join Rabbi Roly Matalon biweekly to prepare the soul and open the heart for Shabbat morning prayers through the singing of piyutim and reflections on kavannah.

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Hilkhot Tefilah: The Laws of Prayer

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join BJ’s Morning Minyan each Tuesday when, after services, we’ll gather for a 15 minute “Iyun Tefilah”—an investigation into the laws of prayer.

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Shalom Shabbat

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join Rabbi Adina Lewittes and Music Director Dan Nadel for the final hour of Shabbat, and to bid farewell to our sacred day with soothing song, inspiring story, illuminating teaching, and warm fellowship. We’ll conclude with a moving havdalah ceremony.

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Mindfulness Kabbalat Shabbat

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

On the third Friday of every month, join us for an intimate Kabbalat Shabbat, weaving together meditation and music with liturgy and learning. This service offers an uplifting vehicle for moving into the stillness and beauty of Shabbat. Contact Kristen Kersey with any questions. Led by Rabbi Shuli Passow, Cantor David Mintz, Rabbinic Fellow Deborah Sacks Mintz, […]

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Jew Too? Podcast Series

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join BJ and Lab/Shul for a series of live podcast recordings and lively conversations celebrating and exploring the growing diversity of the American Jewish family. Register now.