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Congregation Tikvah Chadashah
1122 E. Pike Street, PMB 734
Seattle, Washington  98122


Seattle's GLBT Synagogue since 1980. Congregation Tikvah Chadashah is a chavurah-style congregation, and a member of the World Congress of Gay Lesbian and Bisexual Jewish Organizations.  We hold egalitarian chavurah services for Shabbat and holidays. All are welcome to our events, regardless of observance, religious background, ethnicity or sexual orientation.


Shabbat Services & Events

Held on the second Friday of the month at a members home.
Start at 7 PM. Those who would like to attend share a vegetarian/Dairy potluck item.

Upcoming Shabbat Services





August 10, 2018
7:00 PM

Shabbat & Picnic

Hosted by Andy & Peter - Capital Hill Seattle

Please call for directions and RSVP 206-291-5495

Upcoming Events


CTC Book Club
Join the lively dicussion of books with GLBT and Jewish themes.
Partake of vegetarian foods provided potluck style.


The Line of Beauty


Alan Hollinghurst


Sunday July 22, 2018


5:00 PM


Merle's home

RSVP by July 19, 2018 CALL: 206.365.3956

RSVP for home Shabbat and events is required.
Please email for complete information


If you want to attend a CTC Board Meeting
please email for complete information


High Holiday Services 2018
Join us for evening services held at Roy and Stephen's home and day services held at Harley and Nancy's home.

RSVP for High Holiday Services is required. Call CTC at 206-355-1414 or
Email to RSVP or for additional information.



Date & Time




Sunday September 9
7:30 PM

Erev Rosh Hashanah

Roy and Stephen's home.
Oneg provided by the CTC board.

RSVP and call for directions
to their home 206-328-6586
or email


Monday September 10
10 AM

Rosh Hashanah Day Services. Tashlikh led by Harley follows lunch.

Harley and Nancy's home. Dairy pot luck lunch.

RSVP and call for directions
to their home 206-322-7298


Date & Time




Tuesday September 18
8:00 PM

Kol Nidre

Roy and Stephen's

RSVP and call for directions
to their home 206-328-6586

Wednesday September 19
10:30 AM

Yom Kippur Day Services

Harley and Nancy's home.

RSVP and call for directions
to their home 206-322-7298

Wednesday September 19
4:30 and 6:00 PM

Yitzkor and Neilah followed
by a break the fast dairy pot luck dinner.

Roy and Stephen's home.

RSVP and call for directions
to their home 206-328-6586

Please note:
For potlucks, bring serving and eating utensils and plates to reduce waste.
Please do not wear scents.
Bring a chair to insure seats for all.
La Shanah Tovah to all. Thanks to Roy & Stephen and Harley & Nancy for hosting High Holiday Services again this year!!

CTC was a PROUD to Co-Sponsor Pride Shabbat 2018.

In 2018 Pride Shabbat will be held at Bet Alef Meditative Synagogue on Capital Hill in Seattle.
Pride Shabbat is open to the entire Jewish community, we celebrate Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Jews. With friends, allies, and families by our side. Pride Shabbat is an opportunity for our community to come together and share joyous and meaningful prayer in an inclusive environment that welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning Jews and their friends and families.


Friday June 15, 2018


6:30 PM Pre-Neg Pride Shabbat service 7:30 PM. After the service stay for Dessert Oneg. An ASL interpreter will be available for the evening.


Bet Aleph Meditational Synagogue
1111 Harvard Ave Seattle
Click for map of the location


Please register
CLICK here to RSVP

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Of Interest

Seattle Jewish Film Festival
CTC is a proud sponsor!

Seattle Jewish Film Festival
March 10 - 18 & April 14-15, 2018

The film we are sponsoring this year is The Cakemaker
Sunday March 11, 2018. Dinner at Pacific Place at 7:00 PM, movie at 8:40 PM.

Seattle Jewish Chorale

Click above for details.

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Jewish Studies at University of Washington
Annual Samuel and Althea Stroum Lecture Series and Shephardic Lectures

Click logo for information about Nextbook. A gateway to Jewish literature, culture, and ideas.

The Jewish Americans
PBS Series Aired Jan 2008

Twice Blessed Links

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The World Congress of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Jews

Local Links - Gay and Jewish

Bashert the LGBT initiative of
the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle

Seattle Lesbian

Seattle Gay News

The Pacific Northwest Lesbian Archives

National Council of Jewish Women

WSJHS Washington State Jewish Historical Society

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