This listing shows Rabbi Shefa’s scheduled events.

See the Workshop Descriptions page for information about various workshops that Rabbi Shefa offers. To schedule an engagement, please contact Rabbi Shefa Gold through the Contact Us page.


March 24 – 25
Shabbaton in Oregon
Friday, March 24 at 7 PM: Kabbalat Shabbat service at Temple Beth Sholom in Salem, OR.
Saturday, March 25 at 10 AM: Shabbat morning service at Beit Am Jewish Community in Corvallis, OR. See the website for information or call the office at 541/753-0067.
Saturday, March 25 from 7-9 PM: Building the Holy Place class and Havdallah service at Temple Beth Israel in Eugene, OR.

March 26 – 29
RRA Convention
Portland, OR
See Reconstructionist Rabbinical Association site for more information.

March 29
7:30 PM
Workshop: Healing Pharaoh’s Heart
P’nai Or
Portland, OR
See the P’nai Or site for information.

March 31 – April 1
People of God: A Sacred Prism, an Interfaith Retreat
Omaha, Nebraska
A two-day experiential (reading of sacred texts, music, prayer methods, and storytelling) prayer retreat given with Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat and The Rev. Masud Ibn Syedullah, TSSF. Activities at Temple Israel and Countryside Community Church.
Details: For information and to register, see the retreat page online.

April 19
7:30 PM
EnCHANTed Circle
Nahalat Shalom
Albuquerque, NM

April 24 – 30
Kol Zimra Alumni retreat (KZ Alumni only)
Santa Fe, NM
See the KZ Alumni page for information. Contact Nadya at to register.

May 10
7:30 PM
EnCHANTed Circle
Nahalat Shalom
Albuquerque, NM

May 15 – 21
Ecstatic Meditation Retreat: A week of Hebrew Chant and Deep Silence
Fitzgerald Center in Jemez Springs, New Mexico
For information or to register online, visit the Aleph site .

June 14
7:30 PM
EnCHANTed Circle
Nahalat Shalom
Albuquerque, NM

July 10 – 16
Ruach Ha’Aretz 2017: L’takken Olam
Stony Point Center, Stony Point, NY
A week-long retreat featuring classes with Jewish Renewal teachers, musicians and artists, and teachers from other faith traditions.
For information and to register, visit the Ruach Ha’Aretz page at the Aleph site.

July 24 – 30
Kol Zimra 9.3
Santa Fe, NM
Visit for details.

September 8 – 10
Bend, Oregon
For information, contact