Congregation Members Serve Holiday Meal at Our Daily Bread

For 18 years, Congregation Ner Tamid has participated in a yearly mitzvah! Every year, our members volunteer to serve a delicious hot holiday meal at Our Daily Bread to many grateful and appreciative people. Our presence allows the regular staff to spend the holiday at home with their own families.

Hanukkah Celebration

We’ll start the evening with a community candle lighting, so don’t forget to bring your menorahs and candles! We’ll sing along with beloved Chanukah songs and other favorite tunes.


On January 13th, Ner Tamid will ring in the New Year with a Sunday morning brunch to celebrate Tu B’Shevat (the Birthday of the Trees) and the Martin Luther King holiday.

Italian Dinner

Every year Congregation Ner Tamid and Rabbi Barbara Aiello are delighted to invite you to our Italian Dinner, with gourmet cuisine prepared by Chef Theresa.

Brunch Discussion: The Sephardi Cultural Experience

Sunday morning brunch with Rabbi Barbara Aiello. “The Sephardi Cultural Experience” – a lively discussion on Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Jewish culture, foods, music and rituals that define this unique Jewish group

Show Up for Shabbat

Dear Friends, Congregation Ner Tamid joins all Jews, all Americans, and all people of conscience in mourning the tragic deaths and bereavement of our Pittsburgh mishpacha. We add our voices to all who pray: Baruch atah Adonai, Eloheinu melech ha’olom, Dayan Ha’emet.

High Holidays 2018

Renew your Jewish connection and observe the High Holidays with Congregation Ner Tamid!

Pizza and a Movie

Saturday, August 4 – 6PM Enjoy this summer get-together with your friends at Ner Tamid.

The Only Jewish Kid in Class

What Kids Want Parents to Know Even though the percentage of Jewish students and teachers in my New York elementary and high schools was small, we were a significant enough presence that our schools were closed for the High Holidays. On winter Friday afternoons, Jewish students were released early so we could make it home…

Raising a Jewish Child in an Interfaith Marriage

  Rena Morano, Rabbinic Associate, Congregation Ner Tamid “How was the wedding?” I asked. “It was a truly joyous event,” my friend replied. “The music was great, and the dancing never stopped! Who could have guessed that even with the women dancing in one part of the reception hall, and the men in the other…