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.

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Resist, Persist, Restore THIS WEEKEND!

After an amazing weekend of worship sharing, preacher swapping, teen learning, and community volunteering, we’re more inspired than ever to walk (aka march) MLK’s sacred call for justice right here, right now, for all. Join us!

MLK WKND @ LAB/SHUL

Lab/Shul honored MLK’s legacy this with a full weekend of preacher swapping, teen educating, volunteering, and beloved community building. To build on Dr. King’s call for justice from all and for all, Rev. Derrick McQueen from St. James Presbyterian Church spoke at Sabbath KING on Friday and Lab/Shul’s own Rabbi Amichai Lau-Lavie preached from the…

Kings & Queens & In-Betweens

Hey Lab/Shul! “The aftermath of nonviolence is the Beloved Community. The aftermath of nonviolence is Redemption. The aftermath of nonviolence is Reconciliation.” – Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   This MLK Wknd recharge, connect, and make a difference. Three inspiring days of meaningful sharing with our “Beloved Communities” across the city: Recharge // Friday…

Blues Be Gone : January @ Lab/Shul

Hey Lab/Shul, We get it: short days, cold nights, and a new year can stir up all sorts of feelings, highs and lows (and not just the temp outside). Winter blues, meet your match: MLK WKND: Honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy at… 1/12 – a special Sabbath KING in Chinatown (+ Potluck…

2017 Year End Wrap-up

Dear Lab/Shul Family, Sure, I’ll say it: 2017. Has been. A helluva year. It was a year of hurricanes, gun violence, Harvey Weinstein (& “friends”), disastrous healthcare and tax reform, immigration bans, continuing police brutality, and ultimately the year we all woke to the fragility of democracy. It was also the year that provided the…