FAQs

Do you have a rabbi?
Rabbi Allen Juda, of Congregation Brith Sholom, serves as our rabbi and Jewish chaplain.  He participates in some Hillel events, and is available for questions and counseling.

Do you observe the major holidays on campus?
We hold observances for Rosh Hashanah, we build a Sukkah on campus for Sukkot, we hold events for Hanukkah, a party for Purim, and a community-wide seder for Pesach.

Do you have regular Shabbat services? 
So far, we have not being holding regular Shabbat services on campus, but with enough student interest, we'd love to.  Students are always welcome at any Shabbat and holiday at our partner synagogue, Congregation Brith Sholom without becoming members.

Do you have a kosher kitchen?
We do not at present have a kosher kitchen.

Do you have to be knowledgeable or religion to participate?
Anyone is welcome to participate in any Moravian College Hillel event, regardless of level of observance.