• Welcome to Adath Jeshurun!

  • Worship with us.

    The newly renovated bimah in the David and Jonathan Blue Family Sanctuary.


  • Find your place.

    The "Wow Wall" at the synagogue entrance.


  • Build Community.

    The David and Jonathan Blue Family Sanctuary.

  • Learn with us.

    The Yarmuth Family Chapel.

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2017 Music Festival

Sunday, February 19th

7:00 p.m.

Admission: $10 per person

Back by popular demand, come and enjoy fabulous music by two a capella groups!  Our guest performers are uber-talented college students in the groups “Staam” from Washington University and “Hooshir” from Indiana University.  Enjoy an evening of fabulous music, high energy and delicious sweets! Admission costs just $10 per person and can be purchased by clicking here.

*Tax-deductible sponsorships are available.

Supported by you and the Adolf & Sara van der Walde and Israel Rosenbloum Charitable Fund.


Sunday, March 5th
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m

All are welcome to attend a fun-filled family evening featuring a delicious pasta dinner, live entertainment, a magician, a lollipop tree with prizes, raffle drawings and awesome items to bid on in the silent auction. For information, please contact the AJ Preschool at 451-3434 or visit www.ajpreschool.com.


Shabbaton with

Rabbi Susan Silverman

March 17th & 18th

March 17, 2017 at 5:45 p.m. 

Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 2401 Woodbourne Avenue, 40205

Yes, Rabbi Susan Silverman is the sister of comedian, Sarah Silverman! Susan Silverman grew up with parents who were atheists. Yet, as a young adult, she shocked everyone who knew her and became a reform rabbi. She is also an author, activist and adoptive mom. She has recently written a book called “Casting Lots” about her decision to adopt two sons from an Ethiopian orphanage. Additionally, she is on the Board of Directors of “Women of the Wall,” a group working to attain social and legal recognition of women’s rights to wear prayer shawls, pray, and read from the Torah, collectively and aloud, at the Western Wall.

Friday, March 17th 
5:45 p.m. – Kabbalat Shabbat Service
6:45 p.m. – Kiddush Supper (Reservations are required) Adults/$12, Kids under 12 eat free! Reservation deadline is March 10th. Reserve your space at: www.jewishlouisville.org/silverman

7:30 p.m. – Rabbi Silverman will speak on “Women of the Wall”
(Talk made possible by the Jewish Federation of Louisville)

Saturday, March 18th 
9:30 a.m.   – Shabbat Service. Rabbi Silverman will present the D’var Torah on “What it Means to be Jewish.”
11:30 a.m. – Kiddush Luncheon
12:15 p.m. – Rabbi Silverman will serve as Shabbat Scholar, and will speak on her experience with adoption.
(Talks made possible by the Rabbi Simcha Kling Education Fund of Congregation Adath Jeshurun)

Signed copies of “Casting Lots” can be preordered before March 6th for $24.99 at www.jewishlouisville.org/silverman. The books will be available for pickup at Adath Jeshurun on March 17th and 18th.

This event is sponsored by Congregation Adath Jeshurun, Jewish Federation of Louisville and Jewish Family & Career Services.




Beginning Prayerbook Hebrew: 10:30 a.m.

Prophets: 11:30 a.m.


February 19th & 26th


Click here to make reservations for AJ's Festive Purim Celebration! March 11th at 6:15 p.m. & 9:00 p.m.


Click here to make reservations for the AJ/YAD Purim Over-21 Afterparty on March 11th at 9:00 p.m.  


The Louisville Orchestra comes together at Adath Jeshurun for a performance of Sergei Prokofiev’s “Classical Symphony” on March 22 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased by calling the Louisville Orchestra at 587-8681 or online at www.louisvilleorchestra.org.

Looking Ahead:

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:30am
Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 7:30pm
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 10:30am
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 5:45pm

 Louisville Melton

Registration Now Open.

Take a look at this Melton Recruitment Video and see what this amazing program is all about!



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