pRiSm: pRiSm's mission is to serves Philadelphia and the greater Delaware Valley's GLBT Jewish community and welcomes people of all gender and sexual identities. Since 1975, BA has provided a comfortable place for people of all sexual orientations and religious affiliations to experience Judaism. In July 2007 Beth Ahavah affiliated with Congregation Rodeph Shalom. Beth Ahavah retains its congregational status within the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) and its membership in the World Congress of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Jews: Keshet Ga'avah. Beth Ahavah proudly offers its congregation dual membership at both Beth Ahavah and Rodeph Shalom.
Chair: Heshie Zinman ([email protected])
Advocacy: Chair: Henry Patterson ([email protected])
Celebration: Chair: Susan Pultman ([email protected])
Education: Chair: Jocie Block ([email protected])

Article In Jewish Exponent quoting Gloria Becker:"Groups Come Together to Embrace LGBTQ Jews"

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - 11:00am

Come join members of pRiSm, the LGBTQA Connection Group at RS, as we show our pride and march in the Philly Pride Parade. Following the parade, we will be tabling at the Pride Festival at Penn's Landing and sharing information about RS and pRiSm. The day promises to be full of exciting spectacles and entertainment!

We will be meeting at 13th Street and Locust Street at 11:00 am.

Click here to sign up to march or represent RS and pRiSm at the Philly Pride Festival!

Please contact Henry Patterson with any questions.