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Congregation Tikvah Chadashah
1122 E. Pike Street, PMB 734
Seattle, Washington  98122


Seattle's GLBT Synagogue since 1980. Congregation Tikvah Chadashah is a chavurah-style congregation, and a member of the World Congress of Gay Lesbian and Bisexual Jewish Organizations.  We hold egalitarian chavurah services for Shabbat and holidays. All are welcome to our events, regardless of observance, religious background, ethnicity or sexual orientation.


Shabbat Services & Events

Held on the second Friday of the month at a members home.
Start at 7 PM. Those who would like to attend share a vegetarian/Dairy potluck item.

Upcoming Shabbat Services





Upcoming Events


CTC Book Club
Join the lively dicussion of books with GLBT and Jewish themes.
Partake of vegetarian foods provided potluck style.


We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves


Karen Joy Fowler


Sunday June 5, 2016


5:00 PM


Merle's home

RSVP by June 2, 2016 CALL: 206.365.3956

RSVP for home Shabbat and events is required.
Please email for complete information


CTC is a PROUD to Co-Sponsor Pride Shabbat 2016.

In 2016 Pride Shabbat will be held at Kol HaNeshamah in West Seattle. Celebrating their 10th Anniversary Kol HaNeshamah ia a progressive community.
Pride Shabbat is open to the entire Jewish community, we celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Jews. With friends, allies, and families by our side. Pride Shabbat is an opportunity for our community to come together and share joyous and meaningful prayer in an inclusive environment that welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning Jews and their friends and families. Last year more than 200 participants joined us for the Pride Shabbat service followed by an oneg Shabbat. A week later we celebrated the Supreme court decision that made marriage equity the law of the land!!!


Friday June 17, 2016


6:15 PM Pre-Neg Pride Shabbat service 7:00 PM. After the service stay for Shabbat dinner. An ASL interpreter will be available for the evening.


Kol HaNeshamah
6115 SW Hinds Street, Seattle, 98116
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Please register CLICK here By JUNE 14th.

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Of Interest

Seattle Jewish Film Festival
CTC is a proud sponsor!

Seattle Jewish Film Festival April 2 to 10, 2016
Come see the our sponsored film Oriented
Sunday April 3, 7:20 PM at the AMC Pacific Place

Three gay Palestinian friends in Tel Aviv explore their
national and sexual identities, and relationships with Israeli
friends and boyfriends, and their families.lust.

Seattle Jewish Chorale

Click above for details.

Look for Information about 17th Season; 2014 - 2015

Jewish Studies at University of Washington
Annual Samuel and Althea Stroum Lecture Series and Shephardic Lectures

Click logo for information about Nextbook. A gateway to Jewish literature, culture, and ideas.

The Jewish Americans
PBS Series Aired Jan 2008

Twice Blessed Links

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The World Congress of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Jews

Local Links - Gay and Jewish

Bashert the LGBT initiative of
the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle

Seattle Lesbian

Seattle Gay News

The Pacific Northwest Lesbian Archives

National Council of Jewish Women

WSJHS Washington State Jewish Historical Society

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