The Independent Jewish Community

An inclusive and egalitarian congregation​​​

You can subscribe to our congregation through this website and if you would like

to join our IJC Shabbat Online program, please email Avi at

Dear IJC members and friends,
I hope you and your family are well and safe. We would love for you to join our next Shabbat service online on Friday, April 2, from 7-8 PM.

This service takes place during the intermediate days of Passover and we will include music, songs and Passover prayers.
To join, click on the link below a few minutes before and I’ll be there to greet you.
Please let me know if you’ll be joining us. We can only accommodate 100 participants for the evening.
Avi Teken  (617-512-7757)
To Join Meeting:
View the Rosh Hashannah and Yom Kippur services via this link:
(ensure you are already logged into your personal google acct.)
Please contact Avi at 
with updated email addresses for yourself,
as well as other family members and friends.

Tashlich service

Please join us IN PERSON, wearing masks, on the second day of Rosh Hashanah  on Sunday, September 20 at 5 p.m, in front of Cafe Landwer, in Cleveland Circle in Brighton / Brookline and then we’ll proceed to the reservoir.

Yom Kippur

Services (including Yizkor) will be held

on Monday, September 28 at 10 a.m. 

Neila service

Neila will be held on Monday,

September 28 at 5:30 p.m. 

Services will be participatory! And as has been tradition, tickets to our services are not required, however donations are welcome. Please click the DONATE tab at the top of this page for details

An inclusive and egalitarian congregation​​​

The Independent Jewish Community invites families and friends to worship together in participatory High Holiday Services led by Avi Teken.