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The Six Pillars of Shomrei Torah Synagogue

Shomrei Torah Synagogue is a Kehillah Kedosha, a sacred community, where our programming and values rest on the foundation of six pillars of sacred thought and action. Watch below as Rabbi Richard Camras describes each of our Six Pillars.



Pillar1Knowing Before Whom You Stand

דע לפני מי אתה עומד

Da Lifnei Mi Atah Omed Nurturing and developing a relationship with God enhances our spiritual well being and enriches our existence.

Pillar4Opening Our Hands to Those in Need

פותח את ידך

Poteach Et Yadecha:  Actively engaging in caring for others gives us a sense of belonging, purpose and a feeling of value.




Pillar2Learning and Teaching

ללמד וללמד

Lilmod u'Lelamed:  As learners and teachers, each individual engages in the wisdom of our rich tradition through the study of Torah.

Pillar5Supporting Israel 

בונה ירושלים

Bonei Yerushalayim:  Creating meaningful ways to cultivate connections to Israel, our Jewish homeland.




Pillar3Upholding and Practicing Mitzvot 

לשמור ולעשות

Lishmor v'La'asot:  Practicing mitzvot connects us as a people to God, each other, our community and our world.

Pillar6Celebrating with Community 

לששון ולשמחה

L'sasson u'L'simcha:  Celebrating the joy of Jewish life strengthens our sense of community and creates our congregation's shared memory and history.




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Shomrei Torah Synagogue
7353 Valley Circle Boulevard
West Hills, CA 91304
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(818) 854-7650
Education Center:
(818) 854-7690



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