A community of communities

Welcome to Germantown Jewish Centre

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 7:00pm
Friday, August 8, 2014 - 10:30am

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CLICK HERE to learn about our congregational trip to Israel in December 2014!

Join us at our annual SUMMER SAMPLER on

Wednesday, August 6 at 7 PM


GJC in the News

Grandchildren of Survivors Find New Ways to Tell Their Family Holocaust Stories

Read more about how GJC's ECP Director, Jodi Gordon, and her family relate to the Holocaust, in this Jewish Exponent Article.

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

On Pesach, we remember the story of the Israelites going from slaves to free people, but we go further than that: we try to re-experience the transformation from oppression to freedom in our own lives.

Featured Video

Rabbi Zeff and neighbors enjoy the Flea Market - a hit for GJC and the community!