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We are the Jewish Community of the Ojai Valley, preserving tradition while encouraging innovation in Judaism. We welcome you, whatever your Jewish background.

 

Meet Our Rabbi

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Rabbi Lisa

We are delighted that Rabbi Lisa Bock is our rabbi here in beautiful Ojai. Rabbi Lisa is our spiritual leader, leading our Shabbat services twice each month and all High Holidays. She is a Mussar leader and facilitator with the Mussar Institute, leads life cycle ceremonies, provides spiritual care to patients in hospice and their families, teaches in various settings, and joined the team of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning Instructors in 2014.

But, most importantly, she is a warm, embracing presence with an open ear for all of our spiritual needs.

Our people

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Young, old, from all walks of life, our community is inspired by our members.

Upcoming Events

  • The Red Tent
    Our intergenerational women's group that meets once a month.
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  • Men's group
    If you want insightful and colorful conversation coupled with activities - come join us for a guys’ night out. Or you can stay at home.
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We would love to get to know you !