A Vibrant Reform Jewish Synagogue in Bergen County.

Temple Avodat Shalom

Serving northern New Jersey since 1952.

Upcoming Events

September 20, 2019 at 8:00pm
September 21, 2019 at 10:30am
September 21, 2019 at 8:00pm
September 21, 2019 at 9:30pm

Justice Central


“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.”

Tikkun Olam – Repairing the World. Members of our community work individually and together to advocate for better laws, policies, and programs that can make the world in which we all live healthier, kinder, stronger and fairer. 

Climate – Environment – Mental Health – LGBTQIA+ – Immigration – Racism 
How can TAS make a difference?

Sunday, October 27, 2019 @ 12:30 pm

Please join members and Rabbi Jim for a Social Justice brainstorming meeting to decide our next projects.  The meeting will be held at TAS in a room to be determined.  If you have ideas but can’t join us, please contact or call Nilene Evans Chase.

See our Gender Identity and Expression Initiative subpage for information about the work our Social Justice Committee is doing in the area of LGBTQIA rights both at TAS and in our broader community.

See Additional Social Justice Opportunities for additional ways to engage in tikkun olam.