Congregation Rodeph Sholom Bridgeport, Connecticut

Tradition Through Open Doors! A Conservative synagogue affiliated with USCJ

Welcome to Congregation Rodeph Sholom

  • Friday Night Shabbat LIVE!

    Rabbi Barnett and Hazzan Hirsch will lead an uplifting and engaging Friday night musical Shabbat on May 11 that will easily have you singing along. Refreshments at 5:00 p.m. and services at 6:00 p.m. No RSVP needed!

  • Spring Luncheon and Program

    Join us for lunch on Wednesday, May 16 at 12:00 noon followed by a Relaxation Program led by Allison Spitzer who will share and participate with you in stress busters and relaxation games. Cost is $7 per person by check or at the door. Reservations required. RSVP to the synagogue office by Friday, May 11. 

  • 2018 Annual Meeting

    The Congregation’s 2018 Annual Meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. The coming fiscal year budget will be presented and the officers and trustees for the coming term will be elected. A quorum of 31 members is required. Please make every effort to attend this short meeting.

  • Soulift

    Join Cantor Hirsch on Shabbat morning, May 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for SOULIFT: A Relaxing Meditative, Musical Shabbat Experience. You will find yourself immersed in a relaxing, authentic and dynamic, spiritual morning.

  • Chag Shavuot Sameach 5778!

    The holiday begins at sundown on Saturday, May 19 with services, refreshments, Torah celebration study and song. See the website for information.

  • Chair-Yoga Classes

    Join us for a weekly one-hour Chair-Yoga and meditation session led by Cantor Neima Hirsch on Thursday's from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

  • Hebrew Roots

    Explore with Cantor Hirsch the meaning of words frequently used in our prayer books and Bible on Thursday's from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

  • The Bulletin

    Check out the latest Rodeph Sholom synagogue bulletin filled with articles, programs, pictures and more!

  • Join Us!

    We want to say "Chai"! New families or individuals who join receive our “Chai” Membership offer of first-year membership for $180.


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Featured Events

Regularly featured events inside and outside the synagogue include dynamic educational, spiritual, social and thought-provoking programs, activities and services. Rodeph Sholom is ideally situated in Fairfield County with easy and open access to a wide range of cultural, social and educational programs and activities from New York City to Boston.



Our connections with Rodeph Sholom and each other are enhanced by our donors. Your financial support helps the synagogue be a focal point where Judaism is brought to life. Numerous charitable giving options enable you to strengthen our future, including the L'Dor V'Dor Annual Fund, planned giving, memorial and simcha donations and more. 



Join Us

We are a welcoming Egalitarian Conservative congregation located at the crossroads of Fairfield and Trumbull in Connecticut's Eastern Fairfield County. Our Congregation is a dynamic mix of generations. Your Rodeph Sholom family includes a dedicated staff; and volunteer lay leaders worknig together to create a sacred community.


Get Involved

Rodeph Sholom is a sacred kehilla (community), offering a wide range of opportunities to be involved at any stage of life. From weekday worship and holiday celebration to stimulating adult and family Jewish education offerings to social action opportunities and more, you will find yourself welcome like no other as part of our community.



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