Founded in 1972 as the world’s first lesbian and gay synagogue, today BCC is an inclusive community of progressive lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and heterosexual Jews, our families and friends.

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Service Times

Beth Chayim Chadashim Fridays 8-9:15pm
Early Service meets 6:30-7:30pm every third Friday of the month
Ohr Chayim - each Saturday at 10 am, starting again in Fall

News & Announcements

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Upcoming Events

2 September 2014
Men's Havurah Film Night

from 6.30pm until 9.00pm
Sundance Cinemas West Hollywood, Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, United States (map)
On the first Tuesday of every month meet Gordon and the Men's Havurah 6:45pm in fron of at the Sundance Sunset Cinema (8000 West Sunset, corner of Sunset & Crescent Heights--previously the Sunset 5 theater) . All films are $5 and includes 3-hours of free validated parking.

Torah Study

from 7.00pm until 8.30pm
Beth Chayim Chadashim, West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, United States (map)
Join Rabbi Edwards for weekly Parashat study. No experience necessary. All materials provided.

4 September 2014
Telephone Torah Study

from 4.00pm until 5.00pm
From Your Home to BCC via telephone (map)
From your bed or home, study Torah. For more information, click the "Worship" link in the top menu and choose "Telephone Minyan".

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Beth Chayim Chadashim
6090 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90035
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