Mission Statement

Ohr Shalom ( “Light of Peace” ) is a Jewish Congregation that is responsive to its members and to the community.  While diverse, we adhere to the religious principles of modern Reform Judaism.  We recognize the Torah as our lifelong process of traditions.  We are a

Bet Tefilah – House of Worship

Bet Ha-Midrash – House of Study

Bet Ha-Knesset – House of Assembly

We exist to provide our members a path to follow on their journey:

to lifelong Jewish education,

to the worship of God through prayer and observance,

to the pursuit of justice, peace, and deeds of lovingkindness, and 

to meeting our responsibilities to our community, to our nation, and to our world.