Harry R. Nemer

Service award dinner

july 21, 5:30 pm
tickets only available by calling our office, (503)226-6131

Who We Are

Read about our history, here.

A Center

A center of Jewish community, values and learning.

An Enriching institution

An institution for the enrichment of Jewish life.

A Spiritual foundation

A place of spiritual reflection and social action.

Warm &
Welcoming

This warm and welcoming Jewish community has been around since 1905, and 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 Chesed/Loving Kindness.

Family Oriented &
Multi-Generational

A member of the Conservative movement, we welcome Jews from across the religious spectrum. As an inclusive, family-oriented synagogue, Shaarie Torah is a great place to grow and learn. We offer Shabbat School & Wednesday Night School, and our social events calendar has something for singles and families at every stage of life.

In the heart of
NW Portland

Our home is always open to the Jewish community, and we welcome you to come and join us for one of our many events. Located in the heart of Northwest Portland, our synagogue is within walking distance of 23rd Ave, the Pearl District, and some of Portland’s most popular stores and restaurants. We look forward to having you join us, and welcome you to call our office at 503.226.6131 to set-up a time to meet with Rabbi Rose.

WHAT WE OFFER

Services & Kiddush

Join us any Saturday starting at 9:15 am. We've been praying together since 1905; its about time you joined us. Each Saturday we host a delicious Kiddush lunch. You can sponsor a Kiddush and celebrate a birthday, anniversary, simcha, or memorialize a yahrzeit!

Young Adult Events

Our young adult community in their 20s-30s hosts Shabbat dinner at a member's home every month! They create mitzvah projects, study sessions at local bars and restaurants, and much more!

Youth Education

Our kids come together to learn, celebrate, sing, make, do and connect through our religious school programs. Programs for Preschool through High School. We’re not just passing on Jewish identity and values to our kids, we are creating a vibrant inter-generational Jewish community!

Adult Education

Join Rabbi Joshua Rose for community teachings and important life lessons based on Torah. Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 12pm, Rabbi opens his office for the community to read and discuss the parshah.

Hamentashen & Tikkun

Have you ever tasted the hamentashen from our Shaarie Torah Sisterhood? They are known throughout the country! Our thriving volunteer communities are ready for you to be a part of them. Join the Sisterhood, Men's Club, Ma'asim Tovim (Social Action), Chesed (Caring Community), Ritual Committee, and more!

Life Cycle & Cemetery

We know life happens. We are here to support you and your family through life's ups and downs. Reserve our synagogue for a bris, bar/bat mitzvah, graduation, memorial service, and more. Our cemetery is located in SE Portland and open to the public.

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"Shaarie Torah is the heart of my community. They have found the magic formula that enables us to embrace our traditions while recognizing that there are people in Portland seeking a little different path."
Long-Time Member

"We were all blown away by the warmth and vibrancy of the community."

Shaarie Torah Member

920 NW 25th Ave

Portland, OR 97210

(503)226-6131

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Mon - Fri: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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