Chanukah Special with the Post-Gazette

December 12, 2014

Rodef Shalom welcomed SEEN editor Natalie Bencivenga and style editor Sara Bauknecht to learn a little about Chanukah. We even got a few extra hands in the kitchen along the way to help make latkes for the Family Center sale!

Harris Interfaith Institute, Rodef Shalom Congregation, 50th Anniversary Celebration of Nostra Aetate

Celebrating 50 Years of Christian-Jewish Cooperation

November 24, 2014


Please mark your calendars for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Nostra Aetate. Nostra Aetate marked a new starting point in Catholic Jewish relations.

Rodef Shalom's annual Harris Lecture will feature Rabbi James Rudin and we will partner with the Pittsburgh Area Jewish (PAJC) committee to present a special community conversation with Rabbi Rudin and Dr. Tim Crain.

High Holy Days Sermons

October 7, 2014

If you weren't able to attend services this year, want to reference what the rabbis said one more time, or suffer from the inability to attend BOTH services at the same time (it's ok, we've all been there...) here's your chance to read or listen to 5775 holiday sermons the second time around!


Registration for Holiday Childcare & Youth Programs

August 27, 2014

Childcare During Services
(for children under kindergarten age)

Eulogy for the Honorable Sophie Friedman Masloff, 56th Mayor of Pittsburgh

August 20, 2014

What a tremendous out-pouring of love is this gathering.  And what beautiful words we have heard - and will hear-  as we recall and as we celebrate the love for her family, Linda Sue, Jennifer, Michael and Scarlett and … for extended family and friends outward

Buy a 2014 Congregational Directory

August 1, 2014

Coming Soon: 2014 Congregational Directory!

Rabbi Bisno's Shabbat Message from Israel

July 18, 2014

Dear Friends,

I write to you from Pittsburgh's partnership community Karmiel/Misgav, which is in the north of Israel.  I am here visiting the community's Youth Village with Michelle and our boys Adam and Michael.  

Israel - Day Nine

July 15, 2014

D'var Torah for Mattot 

 written by Rabbi Mark Mahler, Temple Emanuel of the South Hills

Israel - Day Eight

July 15, 2014

Israel - Days Five & Six

July 13, 2014