Welcome to Lab/Shul, an artist-driven, everybody-friendly, God-optional, pop up, experimental community for sacred Jewish gatherings based in NYC and reaching the world.

Our Programs

Join the Journey: Lab/Shul in 5778


Lab/Shul is committed to co-creating a nurturing community centered on human flourishing and our shared work towards the common good. Inspired by Jewish tradition, our vision focuses on the fusing of three core areas for better human being:

WISDOM: Lifelong Learning
Learning programs for all ages, deepening Jewish literacy and exploring life’s big questions.
NEW: Alef Bet Jew 101 learning course with Rabbi Amichai

SOUL: Ritual & Spiritual Practice
Spiritual practice, lifecycle milestones and ritual events, connecting us to self and to each other, within and beyond.

TOGETHER: Communal Care
Community organizing and partnerships, nourishing our neighbor’s needs and rising for justice.

Visit our calendar for upcoming events.







5778 Partners


14 St. Y/LABA
Asylum Arts
Auburn Theological Seminary
Bend the Arc
Center for Faith and Community Partnerships at the Office of NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio
Church Center of the United Nations
City of Refuge Coalition
Downtown Jewish Life
Faith in New York
Imagine Brooklyn
Intersections International
JCC Harlem
Jewish Climate Action Network
Jewish Emergent Network
Judson Memorial Church
Muslim Community Network
Muslim-Jewish Solidarity Committee of NYC
PJ Library
Project ORE
Repair the World
Synagogue Coalition of the Refugee and Immigration Crisis
The New Jewish Home
The Zen Center for Contemplative Care