WELCOME TO UNIVERSITY SYNAGOGUE

Our Center of Innovative & Dynamic Judaism

We are a vibrant, caring community filled with intellectual stimulation and people committed to making the world a better place. We welcome all who are interested in Judaism, including interfaith couples and anyone in search of a modern, rational and joyous approach to Jewish life.

News & Events

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The Election In Review

Prof. Louis DeSipio – “The 2018 Election in Review: What Changes and What Stays the Same?”

Tuesday, Nov 13

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Pre-Thanksgiving Service at IUCC

Our annual interfaith Thanksgiving celebration at Irvine United Congregational Church led by Rabbi Rachlis.

Tuesday, November 20

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Celebrate Hanukkah!

Join us for a Shabbat latke dinner, lighting the Hanukkiah and family Hanukkah services

Friday, November 30

NEW!  – Rabbi Rachlis shares his thoughts about current events, Judaism, our community & University Synagogue..

40 AND UNDER JOIN FOR FREE

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University Synagogue is offering free membership to singles, couples and families who are 40 and under. Come and experience our rational, creative and joyous celebration of Judaism!

OC INT’L JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL

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The OCJFF showcases Jewish-themed films from October – March. Founded by University Synagogue and co-sponsored by 8 partner organizations, we welcome Orange County residents of all faiths and backgrounds.

Upcoming Events
Tue 20

Shabbat – Pre-Thanksgiving Interfaith Service

November 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 23

Shabbat Services – When Jacob Became Israel

November 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri 30

Pre-Hanukkah Shalom Shul and Tot Shabbat Services

November 30 @ 5:45 pm - 6:15 pm
Fri 30
Dec 07

Shabbat Hanukkah Dinner with Friends. RSVP.

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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