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Jewish Life

Philadelphia has a thriving Jewish community that offers many options for entertainment, spiritual life, networking and employment.

Jewish Lifestyle Resources
Jewish Media and Culture
Reconstructionist Congregations

Jewish Lifestyle Resources

A number of organizations offer activities or information on Jewish options in the Philadelphia area.

Jewish Media and Culture

Philadelphia is home to the National Museum of American Jewish History , the only museum in the nation dedicated exclusively to collecting, preserving and interpreting artifacts of the American Jewish experience.

The city's largest Jewish newspaper is the Jewish Exponent. The newspaper is a good source for activities and job listings, as well as for news of the community.

Reconstructionist Congregations

The Reconstructionist movement, in part because of the influence of the College, is robust in Philadelphia. You have a number of options to choose from when deciding which congregations to visit. They include: