Mekor Habracha/Center City Synagogue!
We are located at 1500 Walnut St. (entrance on SW side of 15th St.)
Suite 206 (2nd floor)
Rabbi Hirsch's Passover books
Use this link to purchase Softcover and Kindle editions.
~ Pesach Without the Pain: A Practical Guide to the Laws and Practices of Passover,
based on his popular annual class
~ New! Bringing Order to the Seder: A Modern Guide to the Traditional Passover Haggadah,
a companion book to the Haggadah
**Coming Up at Mekor**
**Highlights from Recent Events**
~ Mekor Purim Party 2019
~ Mekor Habracha's 4th Annual Gala
~ The 1st Shabbaton in our new home, with Scholar-in-Residence Rabbi Dr. Ari Bergmann
~ The Hachanasat Sefer Torah for our 2nd Torah!
Mekor Habracha is a vibrant and inclusive congregation located in Center City, Philadelphia. We have a diverse membership from all across the city, and visitors, whether local residents or out-of-towners, are always welcome.
Since it was founded in 2007, the Shul has attracted, and continues to attract a diverse group of people including students, young professionals, newlyweds, families and empty nesters. We offer a range of religious, educational and social activities, as well as plenty of opportunities for community members to get involved. Continue Reading
Rabbi Eliezer Hirsch
Rabbi Eliezer Hirsch has led the remarkable growth of our community since its inception. In his sermons and classes, he connects the lessons of the Torah portion and Jewish holidays with insights for everyday life, emphasizing the Torah’s eternal relevance for Jews of all backgrounds. Continue Reading
Rabbi Hirsch's Drashot (recorded after Shabbat)
Mekor Habracha is a vibrant, warm, welcoming synagogue, which celebrates the richness of Torah and Jewish tradition, and the joy of friendship and community. Mekor Habracha is an extraordinary shul experience; please visit us and see for yourself!