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What Draws You to Sha’ar Zahav?

A place where you can unapologetically bring your full self?
The mix of lay leaders and clergy who create stirring spiritual experiences?
Our many social action initiatives working to create a more just world?
How we joyfully hold each other in our sanctuary or across the many Zoom boxes?
Welcoming hands or words of support for you in times of sorrow or celebration?


Whatever draws you — join us in support of our remarkable community!!

Your donation HERE will help ensure we’re here for you!

If you would prefer to donate by check, through a donor advised fund or through your employer,

please contact Susie Idzik, Executive Director

Thank You!

Recent blog posts

What’s Happening at Sha’ar Zahav

Learn to Read High Holy Day Prayers in Hebrew One hour evening class (4) sessions Tuesdays, August 30th through September 20, 7-8pm Welcome in Elul with a mini course of Hebrew and get prepared for High Holy Days! Have you sat in High Holy Day services wishing you had a bit more comfort with the…

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Hybrid Services – In-person and on Zoom 02/2022

  An Update on In-Person Events and Services Dear Sha’ar Zahav Community, We hope that you are healthy and well. We would like to update you on Sha’ar Zahav’s plans regarding meeting in person at 290 Dolores. Our Reopening Task Force met again on Thursday, February 10 and had a spirited conversation about returning to…

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Wingsong: for all the friends who died of AIDS

Wingsong: -Maggid Andrew Ramer      I carry you on my back I carry every one of you who has died on my back        You are not a burden      your weight is exalting      each one of you      is another feather      in my arched wings      You carry me     …

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