Pride Month at CBST with Lab/Shul

Lab/Shul is proud to stand and march in solidarity with CBST, and the larger GLBTQ community. Friday Night come and hear Lab/Shul’s own Rachel Tiven, CEO of Lambda Legal, speak at CBST’s PRIDE Shabbat. PRIDE Shabbat at Masonic Hall Doors will open at 6:00pm, tonight. Entrance for all at 71 West 23rd Street. ASL provided;…


Amichai and Naomi at “Standing With Orlando: Interfaith Vigil”

Lab/Shul joined Congregation Bnai Jeshurun (BJ), Saint Paul and Saint Andrew (SPSA), and Romemu for an interfaith vigil honoring the memory of the LGBTQ victims in Orlando’s terror attack. Click the video below to listen to Amichai’s words and Naomi’s music, beautifully filmed by Sandi DuBowski.    Al Eleh Ani Bochiyah | For These Souls…

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Wanted: Event Producer for Lab/Shul’s 5777 High Holy Day Season

Lab/Shul is looking for a stellar producer to supervise and produce this year’s High Holy Day Worship Season in NYC.  Hailed as one of the hottest high holy day tickets in town, with a standing room only crowd last Yom Kippur, Lab/Shul’s worship events are a multi-media, musically focused, spiritually engaging and inclusive event with…


Out of Egypt, Still not Free: In Conversation with Pathfinders Justice Initiative

After scouring the entire JCC gymnasium, little Nuri, daughter of Nat Rahav and Zahra Sherzad, excitedly discovered the hidden “Halfikomen.” Rather than the usual $20 or so she might have won at another Seder, Nuri received almost $1000 collected in a matzah box passed around the room. But it wasn’t for her to keep! Instead…


WANTED: A Few Good Mavens

  Are you a NYC-based Jewish educator, student clergy, performing artist, or B’nai Mitzvah tutor? Become a Maven, joining Lab/Shul’s in-house team of innovative educators that are raising the bar on B Mitzva education. This summer, Storahtelling Lab/Shul invites you to our annual Storahtelling Maven Method™ Seminar in downtown NYC. We’ll train talented recruits with…


Sow Tears Today, Reap Joy Tomorrow.

Al Eleh Ani Bochiyah For These Souls We Weep: Vigil of Hope Wednesday, June 15, 2016 Congregation B’nai Jeshurun – 257 West 88th Street  On Saturday Night we stood together in the East Village to welcome the night of revelation and celebration. Lab/Shul joined with the 14th st Y, Downtown Jews and Congregation Beit Simchat Torah…




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