Mekom Torah adult programs


offer opportunities for beginning and advanced study in an atmosphere of honest questioning. The methods and content are accessible, challenging, and sustaining to all kinds of Jews, whether or not they are already affiliated with a synagogue or a Jewish movement.

Mekom Torah High School programs

keep young people involved in Jewish learning and in Jewish community after they reach the milestone of bar/bat mitzvah. They provide a doorway for students who have not yet found a home in the organized Jewish world. They nurture a generation of young people for whom Jewishness is a substantial and significant aspect of their identity.

Mekom Torah is a collaborative project of RRC, Reconstructionist Congregation Beth Israel of Media, PA, and Conservative Congregation Ohev Shalom of Wallingford, PA.

Mekom Torah


is funded in part by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia – Kehillah of Delaware County.



Who studies at Mekom Torah?
What does the name “Mekom Torah” mean?
More Questions and Answers


The Mekom Torah teaching philosophy:
1. Never waste people’s time.
2. If the material is really interesting, you don’t need gimmicks to get people to pay attention.
3. Pretty much everybody can learn to ask really good questions.

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