An independent synagogue in Northern Manhattan

As an unaffiliated congregation that has long been an anchor of the Jewish community in Washington Heights and Inwood, we have thrived by evolving with our neighborhood and our membership. Today, the congregation is a diverse mix of families and individuals from many backgrounds. Our egalitarian services and our traditional ritual — spiritual, tuneful and participatory — attract people of all levels of observance.

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Rimonim Family Social in Bennett Park: Saturday, 9/16, 4-6 pm

Come join Rimonim, FTJC's youth and family program, for a welcome back dessert social! There will be a variety of delicious pareve desserts to choose from, plus a great opportunity for kids and parents to get to know each other. The kids will play, the parents will schmooze, and everyone gets yummy dessert!

High Holidays at FTJC

High holidays at FTJC are energetic, deep and the best way to begin your year. Click here to learn about the happenings, children's programming, and all service times.

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Shavuot 5777 at FTJC: Kehillah Kedoshah - Sacred Community

FTJC's Tikkun Leil Shavuot (all-night Torah study) is on the theme of Sacred Community. See here for topics and teachers, plus service times, Yizkor, and the Day 2 Community Potluck Picnic.

Spring Learning Seriesspring learning series

Leading up to Shavuot, we are delighted to offer four learning sessions on a wide range of topics. These sessions are sponsored by our member Sara Farber-Smigel in loving memory of her uncle Donald Farber z"l and her grandmother Concetta Milardo z"l who both passed away in 5776. Click for class topics and teachers!

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Community Torah Learning Project

We are thrilled to be starting a new, community-wide learning               campaign that will take us from Simchat Torah to Shavuot!.

Yesodot - Foundations Galayesodot - foundations gala invitation

The theme of Yesodot Gala emphasizes the strong foundations of the FTJC community and how this event will serve to strengthen those foundations and position us for continued growth in the future.. Join us for this event on May 17th at 7PM. Click for more information and to register!

Mon, August 21 2017 29 Av 5777