Suri Krieger, Rabbi and Spiritual Leader
To learn more about Rabbi Suri, and other B'nai Or leaders, click HERE.

Our SHABBAT SERVICES, held throughout the year on the average of twice monthly, are creatively filled with prayer, song, storytelling, dance and meditation. Unless otherwise noted, all of our services, will be held in our spiritual home at First Parish in Waltham, 50 Church St. Waltham. Directions to First Parish in Waltham can be found HERE.

Each month is filled with many other opportunities to gather in community. Consult our calendar for other services, programs or events.


March 2018
CANCELLED: Saturday, Mar. 3, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parshat Ki Sisa)

NEW: Saturday, March 3, 7:30 PM. Havdalah led by Linda Scheib and Marc Bloom followed by Purim-like Mishegas & Dance coordinated by Rabbi Suri, Bonnie Power, and Peter Weiler. FPW-Whitcomb.

Saturday, March 17, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parshat Vayikra; Shabbat HaChodesh) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb. Kiddush Oneg sponsored by R. Suri and Teresa Lessin in recognition of their March 17 birthdays.

April 2018
Friday, Apr. 13, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parshat Shmini) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb. Host Tribe: Nonami .

Apr. 27-29. B'nai Or Annual Community Retreat led by Joel Segel. Red Jacket Beach Resort, S. Falmouth, MA. Deposit, 1st and 2nd payments now due. Final payment due by April 5. Click HERE for RETREAT INFORMATION.

May 2018
Friday, May 4, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parshat Emor) co-led by Rabbi Suri and Eshet Hazon Julie Leavitt. Chapel. Community-sponsored Oneg following service.

Saturday, May 19, 6:00 PM. Havdalah (Erev Shavuot, Parshat Bamidbar) led by various rabbis and teachers. Whitcomb.

June 2018
Friday, Jun. 1, 7:30 PM. Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Parshat Beha'aloscha) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb or Nature. Host Tribe: Roots.

Saturday, Jun. 23, 10:00 AM. Shabbat Morning Service (Parshat Chukas) led by Rabbi Suri. Whitcomb.


On-going Programs:
Annual Community Retreat/ Tribes/ Tikkun Olam Upcoming Events/ Chanting