Rodef Shalom Seder

Post-Gazette "People of many faiths, nations see themselves in the tale of liberation"

April 17, 2014

Benedict Killang recalled being evicted from his home in South Sudan at age 13, fleeing with other youths in a deadly, desperate dash to a refugee camp where he waited for years before getting a chance to come to the United States.

Passover Schedule

April 8, 2014

Congregational 1st Night Seder

Monday, April 14 * 6:30 p.m. * Freehof Hall

The Story of the Jews

March 21, 2014

Rodef Shalom is proud to locally sponsor "The Story of the Jews." Prize winning author and Emmy-Award winner Simon Schama brings to life Jewish history and experience in this new five-part documentary series, premiering Tuesdays March 25th 8-10 p.m. ET (episodes 1 and 2) and April 1st, 8-11 p.m. ET (episodes 3, 4 and 5) on PBS.

2 Week to RSVP for Israel

March 17, 2014

Summer Israel Trip
July 6-17, 2014
Rodef Shalom and Temple Emanuel of the South Hills

6 Million Pennies, Rodef Shalom Congregation

6 Million Pennies

March 11, 2014

Bring us your pennies! We are helping the Holocaust Center collect 6 Million Pennies to be displayed at the Warhol Museum.We've already filled our container & had the first round of pennies picked up, which means we have room for even more!


Rabbi Rick Jacobs on Thursday, February 27

February 20, 2014

Our Rabbis and Board of Trustees invite you to join in conversation with Rabbi Rick Jacobs (President, Union for Reform Judaism). Need a ride? Please contact Helene at or 412-621-6566 x130.

Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m.

We're Going to Israel!

January 8, 2014

Spend 12 days with Rabbi Aaron Bisno, Rabbi Mark Mahler, and friends exploring the ancient biblical sites and modern cultural hubs that Israel has to offer.
Reserve Your Spot:
Deposit ($300) Due by April 1st.
Air & Land Travel Price: $5205

Order Your Sisterhood Cookbook

December 5, 2013

Twenty-four years ago Rodef Shalom Sisterhood members published “The Best of the Best!” – a cookbook that celebrated the very best of their kitchens. With many of the original committeewomen back in place, along with new additions from our members, we’re proud to present “The Best of the Best AND MORE!”

URJ Biennial Streaming Schedule

December 3, 2013

Want to join in on the Biennial from right where you are? Several presentations will be streaming live from San Diego. All broadcasts can be viewed at


Chanukah Media

November 27, 2013

Media resources from Rodef Shalom Congregation for your Chanukah season: