Chabad Lubavitch of Northwest Philadelphia

Chabad-Lubavitch of Northwest Philadelphia is the local branch of the Worldwide Chabad Movement. We serve the entire Northwest Philadelphia, including Chestnut Hill, Mt. Airy, Roxborough, Manayunk and East Falls.

We are located at 7334 Rural Lane, in West Mt. Airy, Philadelphia.

You can reach Rabbi Yitzchok Gurevitz at, and Mrs. Pessy Gurevitz at You can also call us at 215-438-5327.

Our Mission

Chabad Lubavitch is dedicated to serving Jews of all ages with Ahavat Yisroel, regardless of religious background or affiliation. Through its various programs, Chabad provides the education and means to promote Jewish awareness, knowledge and practice through outreach, education and social services. Chabad encourages positive action on the part of every Jew and facilitates the efforts of every organization or group to increase Jewish knowledge and observance.

Upcoming Events

High-Holiday Services

With G-d’s help, we will be meeting for High Holiday Services on Rosh Hashanah (September 6-September 8) and Yom Kippur (September 15-16).

Rosh Hashanah Schedule:

Opening Service Monday, September 6 
7:30 PM
Morning Services Tuesday, September 7
& Wednesday, September 8
9:30 AM

 (Shofar service both days at 11:30 AM)

Tashlich and Shofar Service

Tuesday, September 7, 5:30 PM 
at Germantown Ave. and Cresheim Valley Rd.

We invite you to join us for this once a year creek-side service. Service will include a discussion of the history and meaning of this special tradition.

Texts will be provided in Hebrew and English

Evening Shofar Service

A fifteen minute (child-friendly) Shofar service will take place both Tuesday and Wednesday at 6:15 PM. We will meet at the Rural Lane Garden at Houston School. All are welcome to attend.

Yom Kippur Schedule

Kol Nidrei Wednesday, September 15 6:45 PM
Morning Service
Thursday, September 16 9:30 AM
Closing Service
5:30 PM

To join Chabad for the High Holidays is to feel at home. Whether your background in Jewish prayer and practice is extensive or limited, attending services at Chabad -- where the warmth and authenticity of the traditional are blended with the comfort and practicality of the contemporary -- will leave you feeling enriched, connected, uplifted and inspired. With the Days of Awe rapidly approaching, the time is now to reserve your seats at Chabad.

* Free of Charge * No Membership or Affiliation required * Friendly Atmosphere * Announcements and Sermons in English * Hebrew-English Prayer-Books

To RSVP call 215-438-5327 or email


Shabbat Services Update (September 2021)

Services are currently being held outdoors, weather permitting. Masks and recommended social distancing measures are in place.
RSVP a must, please email