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Welcome to Germantown Jewish Centre

Upcoming Events

Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 6:30pm

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GJC's Spring Concert honoring

Josh Goldblum & Debbie Fishman

Sunday, May 31 

Join us at 6:30 PM for Hors d'oeuvres

followed by concert at 7:00 PM

Not My Dogg -- Yellow Moon Cover 









The concert features Josh's favorite local band NOT MY DOGG!

Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door.

There are also many sponsorship opportunities available.






GJC in the News

The Parent Trip with Rabbis Lewis & Goldman

Read the full article in the Inquirer



Who We Are

The Germantown Jewish Centre (GJC) has been the heart of the Jewish community in Northwest Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs for 75 years. We are a vibrant, pluralistic and egalitarian synagogue located in Mount Airy and committed to sustaining and strengthening Jewish life in greater Philadelphia.  Affiliated with the Conservative movement and receptive to the wisdom of many sources in Judaism...read more 

Rabbi's Blog

There is a custom on the night of Shavuot to pull an all-nighter of Torah study, known as a Tikkun Leil Shavuot. The Zohar teaches that our work on this night is not just that of studying, but of "beading," of stringing together pearls of wisdom from the riches of Torah.

Featured Videos

Get a taste of Kol Zimrah, our monthly musical Friday night service featuring beautiful melodies and hand percussion. The service is followed by a festive wine & cheese oneg.

"Haman Goes Down (and the Jews Go Up)" A fresh new look at the story of Purim - Original rap by Kitah Vav (GJC Religious School's 6th grade class), in partnership with Bible Raps