Congregation Shaarie Torah: Conservative

920 NW 25th Avenue
Portland, OR 97210

P: 503-226-6131
F: 503-226-0241
cst@shaarietorah.org
http://shaarietorah.org/

Shaarie Torah is an inclusive, multi-generational Conservative synagogue, nestled in the heart of Northwest Portland. Our warm and welcoming Jewish community has a 108-year history, which looks to the future by balancing contemporary and traditional Judaism. We strive to ensure that every voice is heard and that every member is counted. At Shaarie Torah, we offer extensive programming and activities that work to foster Jewish values of social justice through: Torah / Learning, Avodah / Service, and Loving Kindness.

Values of Shaarie Torah

As a Conservative Synagogue, Congregation Shaarie Torah holds the following values:

  • To worship in accordance with traditional and contemporary Judaism
  • To celebrate Jewish events,  holidays and life cycle traditions as a community
  • To foster our Jewish community, history, culture, and Torah
  • To apply Jewish ethics to national affairs in the US and Israel

To look upon and treat the Synagogue as:

  • A center of Jewish community, values and learning
  • An institution for the enrichment of Jewish life
  • A place of spiritual reflection and social action