Minyan Ohr Chadash meets for Shabbat and Chagim. We are a Modern Orthodox, Zionist minyan where singing and group participation are integral parts of the services.  Teen participation in Divrei Torah and leading the tefillah is encouraged; youth are welcomed and engaged at all ages, with youth programs meeting weekly.  Ohr Chadash welcomes everyone to help create this new, vibrant and cohesive minyan in Seward Park.

  • Shabbat Chukat, June 26 / 27: 
    • Minha / Kabbalat Shabbat / Maariv: 7:15 PM 
    • Earliest Candles: 7:31 PM
    • Regular Candles: 8:53 PM
  • Saturday, June 27:
    • Shacharit: 9:00 AM
    • Youth Program: 9:30 AM
    • Sof Zman Kriah Shema: 9:13 AM
    • 6:00 PM: Emily Alhadeff speaks on "An Exploration into Hair Covering" - Men and Women are invited
    • Class in Navi Micah w Rivy Poupko Kletenik: Does not meet this week
    • Mincha followed by Seudah Shlishit: 8:45
    • Maariv at Ohr Chadash: 9:51 PM
    • Conclusion of Shabbat: 9:56 PM
  • Sunday, June 28:
    • Morning Minyan: 8:00 AM



Ohr Chadash Invites You! The minyan invites Seattle residents, guests, backpackers, cruise ship passengers and all who like to sing. Minyan motto: Everyone is welcome.

June 27, Parashat Chukat: Emily K Alhadeff speaks on "What we talk about when we talk about Tichels: An exploration of hair covering." Click for flyer.

July 10: Rabbi Black Dinner at Ohr Chadash. Dinner flyer. Full shabbat speaking schedule.

Talmud on Monday Nights. Click for flyer

Ohr Chadash voted 2014 Best Congregation in JT News. "Best Congregation: The upstart Minyan Ohr Chadash in Seward Park takes the torch from many worthy veterans."

Letter from Rabbi Gadalia Dov Schwartz permitting Ohr Chadash to daven in the social hall.

Home Hospitality: Need a place to stay, or a Shabbat or Yom Tov meal? Join us at Minyan Ohr Chadash, Seward Park's newest Minyan! For more information, please contact our Home Hospitality Committee: Adrienne Query-Fiss adrienne.query@icloud.com or Renee Hirsch ReneeHirsch6@gmail.com.  We look forward to meeting you!

Join Ohr Chadash: You can now join here on the web site.

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Funding for Minyan Ohr Chadash is made possible in part by a small agency grant from the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle.