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Kadima! A Jewish Reform Synagogue Serving Deerfield and Chicagoland!

"At Kadima we encourage our members, adults and children, to think for themselves and to develop ethical values and a commitment to spiritual growth." -Rabbi David Oler, Ph.D.


 High Holiday Schedule 5776 / 2015

Services will be held at the Patty Turner Center in Deerfield
375 Elm Street, Deerfield, Illinois

Rosh Hashanah
Sunday, September 13
Evening Service 7:30 pm
Monday, September 14
Morning Service 10:30am

Yom Kippur
Tuesday, September 22
Evening Service 7:30 pm
Wednesday, September 23
Morning Service 10:30 am
Concluding Service and Memorial Service 4:30 pm

Services are free to Kadima members.

The unaffiliated are always welcome at any of our services throughout the year, Reservations for non-members may be made by email or phone for the High Holidays.
$100 per adult inclusive for all holiday services.
Children and students free.

Make reservations at or call 847-229-9500.

 Shabbat Morning Class

Beginning at 9 AM, Rabbi Oler teaches a class on Jewish ethics for personal spiritual transformation.

The New Reform Congregation Kadima
1020 Milwaukee Avenue, Suite 310
Deerfield, IL 60015

 Announcing New Schedule for Religious School

We are very excited about our new and innovative religious school schedule. Classes for grades k-7 meet for two hours on Saturday Mornings from 9:00-11:30 from September through May, culminating in a school wide service each week, enabling the students to experience Shabbat together. In addition the 6th grade meets...Click to learn more

 Visit Us

There are many ways for you to see the New Reform Congregation Kadima:

Join us for our Monthly Family Dinner
Come to a Shabbat Service
Visit one of our Saturday Adult Learning Groups
Schedule a meeting with our Rabbi
Inquire about our High Holiday schedule for 2014 / 5775

Please email or call 847-229-9500 for more information.

 Our Purpose

Our mission is to provide for our members and their children, regardless of cultural background, opportunities for spiritual growth and character development, through the pursuit of knowledge and understanding, sensitivity in interpersonal relations and pursuing deeds of loving kindness. We draw inspiration primarily from Jewish sources and offer a spiritual home to seekers with doubts regarding conventional religious ideas and practices. We affirm pluralism and respect for diversity and invite all kindred spirits to join us.

Specifically, we undertake the following goals:...Lean more