Welcome to Or Atid
Whether you're single or partnered, gay or straight, Jewishly involved or seeking Jewish connection, from an interfaith or a Jewish home, join our welcoming community. For more info on Or Atid, go here or call 508-358-9623.
Innovative and Accessible Dues Program at Or Atid
Ask about our flexible, membership program without fixed dues. Email membership for details!
Recommended articles posted by Rabbi Polisson
Be sure to read these articles about relevant topics and contemporary issues suggested by Rabbi Polisson.
Volunteers needed for Or Atid Office
We need volunteers for our office on Tuesdays & Thursdays. Go here to volunteer.
Do a Mitzvah! Read Torah!
Take part in our Shabbat services and volunteer to read Torah this summer. Go here to sign up!
Mitzvah Day 2018!
Rabbi Polisson's Summer Office Hours
Tuesday: July 24, 2-3:30pm
Wednesday: July 25, 4-5pm
Welcome Rabbi Louis Polisson!
Rabbi Polisson has joined Congregation Or Atid as our next Rabbi. Read more here.
Musical Kabbalat Shabbat
Friday, July 27, 6:30pm
Join us for an uplifting, casual service featuring song and prayer with Rabbi Polisson followed by a festive "tisch". All welcome. Bring your friends!!
"Love Gilda" at the West Newton Cinema
Wed., Aug. 8, 7:00pm
Sisterhood and Adult Social event! See Gilda Radner's story in her own words about fame, success, relationships and her battle with ovarian cancer. Tickets $12pp. RSVP here by July 30.
Registration now open!
Pre-K to 7th grade
Synagogue membership or affiliation not required. Free tuition for new families with students grades K to 3. Children receive a hands-on learning experience and explore the richness of Jewish traditions and its relevence today. Go here for more info or call 508-358-9623.
Upcoming dates: TBA Help cook and deliver a meal for Bristol Lodge Women's Shelter, Waltham.
Patient Navigator Service
With JFS of Metrowest, this free service helps Jewish and other frail older adults living in Metrowest get to and navigate their medical appointments.
Upcoming dates: August 5 Help set up, clean up and serve a meal to homeless people at this Waltham soup kitchen. Great opportunity for children ages 8 and up and adults. Choose a Sunday.
In Judaism, learning is a life-long process, and each stage of learning brings with it special blessings and insights. At Congregation Or Atid, we offer a wide variety of courses for adults where we explore our rich heritage in a literary and historical way.