Pride Shabbat 2018

Join Bet Alef Meditative Synagogue as we host this special community-wide Shabbat service in partnership with the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle.

Pride Shabbat is open to all as it is a celebration of LGBTQ Jews, friends, families and allies.

Guests will be welcomed at 6:30pm with pre-neg appetizers followed by a 7:30pm service and concluding with a dessert oneg to celebrate the evening.

Event is free, registration is needed for catering numbers.

Click HERE to register.

Streaming Shabbat

Watch as Rabbi Olivier BenHaim delivers a D'var Torah about the first pronouncement "I am."

Who We Are

Bet Alef Meditative Synagogue is an inclusive spiritual community practicing an evolving Judaism as a path to awakening. We foster a Jewish spirituality for all ages that supports each individual, is realized in community, and manifests itself in our world... Read More

Upcoming Events

Interfaith Climate Action Committee 7:00 PM


Interfaith Climate Action Committee 7:00 PM


Healing My Ancestral Wounds - Reading & Discussion - 1PM


Bet Alef Annual Picnic


Interfaith Climate Action Committee 7:00 PM


Building Accessibility

Whether you come for every Shabbat and workshop or just once a year, our community is happy to provide accessibility to all. Follow the link below for details on how to navigate Seattle First Baptist Church. If you have questions or think you might need assistance please email

Accessibility and Buildings

See Our Brochure

Phonathon 2018!

It’s not too late to invest in Bet Alef as part of our annual Phonathon Spring Fund Drive…

With your support, you are a critical part of creating and sustaining our vibrant, thriving community along with classes, holiday celebrations and programs that we all love and depend on.

We have already raised over 80% of our $18,000 goal for our annual fundraising Phonathon!

You can contact our office or to donate online, simply click the button below!

Experience Our Community

Join Us for Shabbat!

Our next services are: 

May 18 at 7:30 PM

Shabbat at Bet Alef is for any seeker wanting a deeper connection to Universal Spirit—a regular oasis from our busy, over-stimulated, clock-driven lives. Free and open to everyone. Meditative Shabbat Services are held on the first and third Fridays of each month @ 7:30 pm.