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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





November 9, 2017, 7:00 PM

Shabbat Service

Flora and Bety's home

RSVP by calling 206.547.0391 or e-mail for directions to their home

Friday December 7, 2018
6:00 PM

Hanukkah and Movie night

Barbara and Karen's home

RSVP and call for directions to their home 206-633-1793

Upcoming Events


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


The Heart's Invisible Furies


John Boyne


Sunday December 2, 2018


5:00 PM


Merle's home

RSVP by November 29, 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


Join us to celebrate sukkot!!

Date & Time




Friday September 17, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Shabbat in Sukkah & Bless the Sukkah.

George and Meredith's home 1606 N 53rd St

RSVP and call 206.547.3025 or e-mail for directions to their home

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

In 2018 Pride Shabbat was 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.

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.

Look for Information about 20th Season; 2018 - 2019

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

Side A - 1.6 Mb Keshet Ga'avah:
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

Tikkun Olam

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