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Our Community


Families with children will appreciate our educational offerings which range from Foundation School (ages 2-5) to ALIYAH (our K-12 Jewish learning program), to our USY teen-based programs. Because learning does not stop once adolescence ends, we offer many adult programs, too. We truly are egalitarian and welcoming. Think of us as your congregational family. 


We are located in the heart of Southwest Portland, easily accessible from all points in the metropolitan area in a beautiful facility that was totally modernized and updated in 2008 featuring the largest Jewish library in the Northwest, three chapels, a boutique-style gift shop, and plenty of parking.

Coming Events

Sunday, September 21
Habitat for Humanity volunteer day

September 24 - 26
Rosh Hashanah

Sunday, September 28
Sunday Parkways in SW
Portland Mizrach Tashlich Bike Ride
Hike and Tashlich in Oxbow Park
10:00am Kver Avot service at our cemeteries
October 3 - 4
Kol Nidre/Yom Kippur

Sunday, October 5
Congregational Sukkah building and decorating
10:45am Book Talk @Neveh - The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak

October 8 - 17
Sukkot and Simchat Torah

Wednesday, October 8
 6:00pm ALIYAH K-6 Family Dinner in the Sukkah

Thursday, October 9
5:30pm - Happy Hour Sukkah: Bringing the Bar Outside! 

Sunday, October 12
9:40am Sisterhood and Men's Club brunch and discussion with Rabbi Posen.

Tuesday, October 14
 9:00am Sukkot themed Boker Tov Bunch.
Foundation School Back to School night in the Sukkah

Thursday, October 16
6:30pm Simchat Torah Blow Out

Shabbat Times

isaakParshat haShavua:  Netavim - Vayelekh, Deuteronomy 29:9-31:30

Moses declares that everyone is included in the Covenant that the people are entering from the tribal heads and elders to those with the most menial tasks. He also specifically includes women and claims that even those not there are included. That is traditionally understood to include generations to come as well as Jews by choice. Moses reminds the people of their past history as slaves and their wandering to get to this point. He warns against individuals who want to go their own way thinking themselves immune from sanctions. Devastation will be brought to the land if the people collectively fail to follow God.                 


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Eikev             Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25
Congregation Neveh Shalom | 2900 SW Peaceful Lane | Portland, OR 97239 | Tel: 503.246.8831 | Fax: 503.246.7553