a Jewish presence in the City of St. Louis


Whether you are a member or a friend, you are welcome at CRC. Please join us at our upcoming services, programs or events.

Upcoming May Holidays:


Lag B'Omer Community Celebration

Wednesday, May 25, 7:00 pm
at Bais Abraham Congregation
This event is in cooperation with the Melton Program, all are welcome)

Join us at Bais Abe for a celebration of Lag B'Omer with a bonfire and s'mores!

Community Shavuot Torah Study

Saturday, June 11, 10:30 pm - 4:30 am (all night long)
at Bais Abraham Congregation
Join our rabbis and other community rabbis in thought-provoking classes throughout the night.

Food and drink will be provided during the study. To join us for dinner ($12 for adults, $6 for children),
RSVP at www.baisabe.com or contact their office at 314-721-3030 or office@baisabe.com.

Mincha - 8:00 pm
Maariv - 9:00 pm
Candle Lighting and Dinner - 9:15 (RSVP required)
Tikkun/ All Night Study - 10:30 pm - 4:30 am
Special Kids' Study Session from 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Shacharit - 4:30 am

This program is sponsored by Bais Abraham Congregation, Central Reform Congregation, Congregation
Kol Rinah, Shir Hadash Reconstructionist Community, and Congregation Neve Shalom.



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Live-Streaming Kabbalat Shabbat Services

We are now live-streaming our Friday night services. Click the "U" button (USTREAM) on the bottom of the left panel. In the search window (top, center), enter central reform congregation Shabbat, and click on LIVE. We will archive the services and these will be available for later viewing on the site.

In the same panel, you can connect to our Facebook page, our Twitter page, and directly e-mail CRC.

Connecting at CRC...

Our recent CRC Engagement event brought out many CRC members and potential members who explored how they could become involved in the life and work of CRC. Didn't make it or are curious? Click here to read the details of our opportunities. Click here to let us know your interests.

Your Library: Our Sifriat Shalom

CRC Library Catalogue

Looks like every other link? Yes, but this one is the key to our on-line catalog of books. You can check by author, title or subject matter to see what books we own and which of them are available for check-out, i.e. “IN.”  The option to reserve items on-line is  not yet available. Try it. See what we have and visit the library when you are here.

May University Series

Tuesdays in May, 7:00 pm

Counting the 50 Steps That Bring Us Closer to Freedom for All - The Inner and Outer Journey
Please join Rabbi James Stone Goodman and Rabbi Susan for four Tuesdays in May as we explore the 50 steps through the Omer where we hope that our inner work will guide us to take the steps in our outer work that bring us all closer to the Promised Land.
May 10, 17, 24, 31 (May 3 ist he film screening Armor of Light, a challenging theological approach to what it means to be pro-life and pro-gun reform pushing us to consider coalitions with those we may normally not be able to stand with.)



May Social Responsibility Shabbat is Confirmation Shabbat

Friday, May 13, 7:30 pm

The Confirmation Class of 5776 invites you to join them on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 7:30 pm, as they share personal teachings and become Confirmands. A celebratory oneg will follow.
Confirmands: Isabel Alter, Erica Berman, Hannah Cohen, Rachel Forrest, Sophia Fox, Koby Hartman, Cole Johnson, Olivia Joseph, Jess Kagan, Ben Krasnoff, Max Maier, Josie Shifrin, Rachel Stone, Gordon Stuvland, David Tamsky, Catherine Walsh, and Samantha Zeld.



CRC is proud to be an active member of Missouri Health Care for All

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Shabbat Services

Kabbalat Shabbat 
All Fridays at 7:30 pm

Family Shabbat Service
All Saturdays at 9:30 am (except in July)

Shacharit Service
All Saturdays at 10:00 am

B'nai Mitzvah

Ravi Cohen
May 7, 10:00 am

Aviva Kiernan
May 14, 10:00 am

Abigail Mann
May 14, 5:00 pm

Lydia Cohen
May 28, 10:00 am