Welcome to Congregation Hod VeHadar!

We are the leading Conservative (Masorti) synagogue in Israel’s Central region. Our members enjoy a wide range of activities for all ages, from children and youth to adults. Hod VeHadar offers a comprehensive Bar / Bat Mitzvah program, including for young people with special needs, and a unique adult education program on many subjects.

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Kiddush & Seder Tu Bishvat Shabbat 4.2.23 immediately after services (approx. 11:00). Join us for a communal Tu B‘Shvat Communal Seder. We will sing together...

In honor of Tu BeShvat: Travel the World with Gil Arbel

The Forum for Israeli-Jewish Thought presents: Gil Arbel, nature photographer for the BBC (in Hebrew) will present the amazing animal he has photographed around the...

Shabbaton at the Mitzpeh Ramon Field School

Hod veHadar is celebrating the Shabbat of February 10/11, 2023, at the SPNI Mitzpe Ramon field school Full program of fun, hiking, services, learning, meals...

Forum for Israeli-Jewish Thought

The Forum for Israeli-Jewish Thought presents: Evyatar Lichtman, tour guide and educator presents (in Hebrew) the stories of almost forgotten heroes who fought for Israel’s...


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Special General Meeting


Akeidat Yitzchak: 70 Facets (but who’s counting?)


Kabbalat Shabbat with candle lighting


The Significance of Hilkhot Hannukah in a Post-Modern Age (Heb.)


Forum for Israeli-Jewish Thought: Evyatar Lichtman

Forum for Israeli-Jewish Thought

Hod VeHadar Congregation - Egalitarian, Conservative Jewish Community

For more information about our Bar / Bat Mitzvah Program, including options for children with special needs, please complete the form below. Mazal Tov!
A child-friendly congregation, with children books and games available in the library during services. Monthly regular children’s service. Active participation in our weekly Shabbat service,...
people learning around a table
We are proud to present a rich variety of educational opportunities in an egalitarian, pluralistic setting for contemporary Jewish-Israeli learning from the perspective of the...

Egalitarian, Conservative Services

Participation in all services is in accordance with the public health regulations in force on that day. Currently, the raised section on the left-hand side of the sanctuary (facing the Ark) is reserved for people wearing masks. Click here for streaming of all services and activities in the sanctuary. Shabbat morning services are held every...

Egalitarian, Conservative Community

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