Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

  1. Fri 29

    Shabbat Service

    Jan 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Fri 05

    Shabbat Service

    Feb 05 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Thu 11

    Board Mtg

    Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Fri 12

    Shabbat at Home

    Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  5. Tue 16

    Tikkun Olam

    Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  6. Wed 17

    Emeth Reads

    Here All Along by Sarah Hurwitz –
    Feb 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  7. Sat 20

    Shabbat Morning Service

    Feb 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

See More Events

Go to the Emeth Calendar for a complete list of upcoming events.

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Come Home to Congregation Emeth

building2-webWe are a warm and inclusive Reform congregation located in Morgan Hill and serving southern Santa Clara County, California.

We engage in lifelong learning, worship, social action, and community, while celebrating Judaic spiritual and cultural traditions.

We are dedicated to nurturing the spiritual, intellectual, and social needs of all individuals and families seeking a meaningful Jewish connection in Gilroy, Morgan Hill, south San Jose and the surrounding communities. Join us as we grow together, creating and maintaining a vibrant Jewish presence in the South Valley.

Let Torah be a way of life, and welcome every person as a friend.

–Pirke Avot (The Ethics of the Fathers), 1:15


Rabbi Dantowitz

RABBI’S WEEKLY MESSAGE

Read Rabbi Dantowitz’s messages. This message is usually based on the week’s Torah portion.   Go to Rabbi’s Message


Join us for Jewbilee 2021:
A Jewish Day of Learning

Sunday, Jan 31, from 1:30-6:00 pm on Zoom. This year’s theme is Social Justice and Social Action.

For tickets, schedule, session descriptions and speaker bios, visit apjcc.org/jewbilee.


Quick Links

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Latest News

Stay informed about upcoming events, including Shabbat services, education, and special programming. Join our email list for weekly updates, browse our monthly flyers, and/or enjoy our Kol Emeth newsletter (published three times a year).

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Membership

Congregation Emeth is dedicated to creating a warm, meaningful environment for our members. Please explore our site, read about our membership benefits, or contact us.

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 Youth Education

Congregation Emeth provides a comprehensive program of Jewish education, Beit Sefer (House of Books), for students from K through B’nai Mitzvah. Our teens are also active in Emet Dor Kef (The Fun Generation). Contact our Education Committee for more information.

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Volunteer

Volunteering is a satisfying way to engage in our community, to establish a meaningful connection with Emeth and with fellow members, and to meet a vital need. Tell our volunteer coordinator how you would like to help.

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Blessings

We provide resources from the URJ that will enable you to deepen your observance of Shabbat and other Jewish rituals at home.

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Tikkun Olam (Social Action & Social Justice)

We prepare a meal to feed the needy at the Lord’s Table in Gilroy on the third Thursday of every month. We also take a leadership role with the Interfaith CommUNITY of South County. If your are interested in these or other projects, please contact our committee chair.

Donate

Support and enrich Emeth’s programs by making a donation. 

From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

On Tu BiShvat, Celebrate a Season of Promise for Environmental Action

On Tu BiShvat, Celebrate a Season of Promise for Environmental Action mbendell January 21, 2021

With a shrinking window of opportunity to prevent the worst effects of climate change, Tu BiShvat is an important occasion to make our voices heard and defend the future of the planet.

Jewish Disability Advocacy Month: Creating an Accessible World for All People

Jewish Disability Advocacy Month: Creating an Accessible World for All People kbkaput January 20, 2021

Join us to learn new advocacy strategies and take action to put the needs and rights of people with disabilities squarely on the policy agenda of the administration and the 117th Congress.

Keep Calm and Bake Challah: My New Pandemic Practice

Keep Calm and Bake Challah: My New Pandemic Practice kbkaput January 20, 2021

I've made challot each Friday while sheltering in place, kneading in prayers not only family and friends but also for our country and our world during these trying times.

Nationalism Unhinged: Jewish Insight and Wisdom

Nationalism Unhinged: Jewish Insight and Wisdom kbkaput January 19, 2021

In Hebrew, two terms describe two different aspects of nationalism. Leumiut directly translates to “nationalism"; leumanut carries a jingoistic, chauvinistic, supremacist, and extremist brand of nationalism.