Welcome to Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun

KJ is a home for the Jewish Community of the Upper East Side: a home where parents, children, newcomers, singles, young and old find opportunities for social connection, spriritual and intellectual growth, chesed opportunities, and recreational activities.  KJ welcomes people from all walks of Jewish life.


  • Selichot Services This Shabbat September 20

    September 18, 2014

    Selichot begin THIS Saturday night, September 20 at 10:00 p.m. in the Gottesman Center Falk Auditorium, 114 East 85th Street, preceded by a dessert collation at 9:15 p.m. in the Gottesman Center lobby.

  • High Holy Day Reservations

    September 17, 2014

    High Holy Day Reservation Cards have been mailed to the entire congregation.  Please return your RSVP cards as soon as possible or pay by credit card here.

  • September Programs

    September 17, 2014

    KJ has programming throughout the entire month of September, check it out here 

  • Shabbat Announcements Parsha Ki Tavo

    September 17, 2014

    View our Shabbat Announcements for service times and locations, youth department rooms, and upcoming programming. Shabbat Shalom!

  • Youth department: register kids now for fall basketball league and enjoy steep discounts

    September 17, 2014

     KJBL is an incredible value, offering 21 weeks of fun, instruction and healthy exercise for boys and girls in grades 1-7.  For more information, contact KJ Youth Director Aryana Ritholtz at Aryana@CKJ.ORG or 917-658-5402.