LDS Jews, Family and Mormon Friends
Seattle/Northwest Gathering of B'nai Shalom
We have gatherings every April and
October. Until further notice, The Pacific Northwest gathering is at 4001 Island Crest Way,
Mercer Island WA 98040 just off I90 between Bellevue and Seattle. (Picture, Map / Location, etc.)
B'nai Shalom uniting Joseph and Judah in Understanding and Love in Utah since 1967. "...there are no people in the world
who understand the Jews like the Mormons."
- David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first PM
Members and friends sharing a common Jewish heritage, and anyone interested in Jewish people/culture, regardless of ancestry
There are generally three main phases of the evening:
on Jewish/American variety 6:00pm to 7:30 pm:
A pot luck dinner of Ashkenazic and Sephardic dishes. Great food while
greeting and kibbitzing with new and old friends. (Bring food or not, and Jewish or not, just come!!)
stories or keynote speech/fireside 7:45pm to 8:30 pm:
Conversion stories or an interesting keynote speech/fireside on
subjects relevant to Jewish-Mormon connections, culture or history.
and entertainment 8:30pm to 9:30 pm:
Generally includes Jewish music and/or instruction on Hebrew dances.
Through gatherings, this site, and social media, we promote:
Learning Hebraic foundations of the restored Church
Enjoyment of Jewish culture - music, dance, etc; culture of your heritage.
Understanding of heritage, traditions and connections: Judaic - Mormon
With understanding and adhering to our LDS faith
Assist in unique genealogical research and understanding of unique family historical events.