nafshenu : our souls
bold. courageous. transformative.
We are a vibrant community of knowledge-seekers, connected through engaging & experiential Jewish practice, learning, and the pursuit of social justice.
Become a Nefesh
Learn more about Nafshenu and fill out our Brit Kehillah (Community Contract)
Who are We?
Learn more about our mission to reconstruct Jewish traditions, values, and teachings with a modern lens.
Worship & Holidays
Learn more about Nafshenu's Shabbat services and holiday programming.
Passover 5758 (2022) is in the books. However, it did not pass without Nafshenu’s celebration of the Jewish People and their exodus from Egypt. Led by Noah Levine and Rabbi...
Click here read the article on the Jewish Community Voice Website. On Passover Eve 1906, the SS Merion docked in Philadelphia, 13 days after steaming away from Liv-erpool, England. The...
Earlier this year, the board of Reconstructing Judaism approved Nafshenu’s application to join the worldwide network of progressive, dynamic congregations. This is exciting news for our community, and it opens...
Latest Past Events
Join Nafshenu for a Friday evening of Shabbat Songs, blessings, and a Potluck Dinner! Register:
Join Nafshenu's Rabbi David Goodman as we explore this weeks Torah portion!
Join Nafshenu for a spiritual Shabbat complete with Torah Study of this week's Torah Portion: Parashat Balak, and Special Kids' Program! Register: