Downtown Jewish Life January 2017 Newsletter

Lab/Shul is proud to be a founding member of Downtown Jews – a network of organizations who partner together to engage with and provide Downtown Manhattan with experiences that foster an inclusive Jewish community. Check out the newsletter below or download it.  

McQueen and King, This Weekend

Hey Lab/Shul! Meet Rev. Dr. Derrick McQueen. Professor, LGBTQ Activist, Associate Director at Columbia University’s CARSS, Pastor of the oldest African American Presbyterian Church in NYC… and our special guest co-leader this weekend! In honor of Martin Luther King Day, we’re joining our communities together with two opportunities to gather, worship, share, learn, connect – and grow….

3 Ways to Show Up in 2017

Wow 2017, you’ve just started and we are feeling so many emotions already. What next? What can we each do to be part of the global move for change while finding ways to find inspiration and have more impact closer to home? We can show up for one another. Our people have known this secret for…

January: Activate Justice, Cultivate Joy

2016 ended with a crash. Literally. Our website crashed possibly due to an unsuccessful hack (Russia?), right on time for your generous year end giving. 2017 is starting with a ton of good reasons to come together and build a stronger community. Click to read more!

Cyber Attacked! Help Us Build a Strong New Website?

It appears that during the last days of Hanukkah and just as your generous year end giving was at its peak, experienced some issues that caused the site to go down at three different times.

LighTogether Highlight Vid!

1 shamash, 2 candles. Check out these beautiful highlights from Lab/Shul and Judson Memorial Church’s first ever LighTogether Hanukkah x Christmas Eve interfaith ritual and celebration for all ages and all faiths. We joined our communities to light together the first night of Hanukkah and the last night of Advent, learning and sharing songs, secrets and stories.




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