What we're about

Shirat Shalom, which means "Song of Peace" is a family centered, affordable congregation which promotes Jewish and spiritual growth. Established in 1998 as a "congregation without walls" we are able to keep membership minimal and focus on our mission to bring our children and families back to the spiritual roots of Judaism. Whether you are interested in attending services, our meditation/healing circle, Torah study group, holiday celebrations, social get togethers or our innovative Hebrew school and B'nai Mitzvah online tutoring program, we welcome you to our Shirat Shalom family!

So what gave us the idea to originally form 17 years ago? A group of us wanted an affordable way to provide a warm and intimate environment for our children to develop a strong Jewish identity while providing a spiritual community for the adults. Seventeen years later, our model which we call "Judaism of the Heart" is still working!

So how have we managed all these years without a building? We meet in two schools and various other places! Our main services, High Holy Days and Friday evenings are held at the Olympic Heights High School. We follow a Reform format while incorporating traditional, modern and innovative Jewish influences. We believe in "engaging all ages."

Our adult Torah study group, meditation/healing circle and Shabbat morning circle meet at members' homes. For social get togethers, holiday celebrations and other programs it just depends! Havdalah may be at the beach and a "Pet Meet and Greet" where our rabbi give our dogs Hebrew names may be at a park!

Our innovative Hebrew school is held in the Loggers' Run Middle School. We have a saying, "Just ask us why our kids leave smiling!" We also have an online B'nai Mitzvah tutoring program for children who do not attend Hebrew School. For the ceremony we create a sanctuary wherever the parents decide to have the Bar/Bat Mitzvah ceremony.

Many of our families are interfaith and we respect however a family chooses to raise their children, including raising children with both religions. We teach our Hebrew School children that there are many ways to climb a mountain... we all meet at the top!

I am the cantor and education director but I am also the rebbetzin as I am married to the rabbi of Shirat Shalom, Rabbi David Degani! We love being the spiritual leaders of Shirat Shalom! And we so look forward to meeting you!
Lee
www.shiratshalom.org (http://www.shiratshalom.org/)
561-488-8079

Upcoming events (4)

Third Eye Vision for Adults

West Boca Raton

Come join us for the third session of a three session class that incorporates techniques from our blindfold reading program for children, the Infinite Child Institute. http://shiratshalom.org/infinite-child-institute Each session we will go on a guided mediation, practice seeing with our Infinite Light Vision, learn to connect to healing energy and have time for general questions and discussion of spiritual matters. Shifts can include enhanced intuition, increased focus, letting go of behaviors, thoughts and energies that no longer serve us, greater sense of peace and well being, healing physically and emotionally, deeper connection to the spiritual world and our own higher selves. For all faiths and cultures. Cost is a total donation of $54.00 whether attending one, two or three sessions. A mindfold blindfold needs to be purchased for $15.00. Attend in person or virtually. A recording is available if classes missed. Online Payment Information here: https://www.shiratshalom.org/event-3212464 Or by check -Send payment to : Cong. Shirat Shalom PO Box[masked], Boca Raton, FL[masked] Or by credit card Call office at[masked] For more information including physical location or instructions to sign in virtually Call or Text:[masked] or email

Enjoy Shabbat at a Friday Evening Service!

Olympic Heights High School Media Center

Our Friday evening services are informal and engage all ages from young children to seniors! Dress is nice casual. Children especially love our services as we are kid friendly and they have a chance to participate! We do read from the Torah on a Friday evening and one of the children's favorite parts is when Rabbi David calls them all up to help him. You see, he won't read from the Torah unless the children surround him! As we go through the 1 hour and 15 minute service we are uplifted, joyful, filled with Love and Divine Healing Energy and de-stressed from the week! Afterwards we all enjoy being together during the oneg provided by members! We are looking forward to welcoming you to our Friday evening service! Read Rabbi and Cantor's Blog (http://shiratshalom.org/Rabbi-and-Cantors-Messages)

Enjoy a Passover Seder with Rabbi David Degani and Cantor Lee Degani!

Come join your Shirat Shalom family for the first night of Passover and bring your friends! Rabbi David and Cantor Lee will lead a beautiful seder that engages all ages! The traditional menu will be delicious and the company delightful! Prices until March 19th: $55.00 adults $30 children ages 12-18 $20 children ages 11 & under Prices March 20th - April 19th $65.00 adults $35.00 children ages 12-18 $25.00 children 11 & under Reserve your spot now! Limited Seating. Payment may be made online here: https://www.shiratshalom.org/event-2977296 Or by check -Send payment to : Cong. Shirat Shalom PO Box[masked], Boca Raton, FL[masked] Or by credit card Call office at[masked] Read our latest blog posts: http://shiratshalom.org/Rabbi-and-Cantors-Messages

Enjoy Shabbat at a Friday Evening Service!

Olympic Heights High School Media Center

Our Friday evening services are informal and engage all ages from young children to seniors! Dress is nice casual. Children especially love our services as we are kid friendly and they have a chance to participate! We do read from the Torah on a Friday evening and one of the children's favorite parts is when Rabbi David calls them all up to help him. You see, he won't read from the Torah unless the children surround him! As we go through the 1 hour and 15 minute service we are uplifted, joyful, filled with Love and Divine Healing Energy and de-stressed from the week! Afterwards we all enjoy being together during the oneg provided by members! We are looking forward to welcoming you to our Friday evening service! Read Rabbi and Cantor's Blog (http://shiratshalom.org/Rabbi-and-Cantors-Messages)

Past events (92)

Third Eye Vision for Adults

West Boca Raton

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