About the Shul

Elkins Park, PA is a wonderfully affordable and strikingly beautiful suburban Orthodox Jewish community just north of Philadelphia, the fifth largest city in the United States. Nestled among oak, maple, and cherry trees, Elkins Park is home to a growing, warm, Torah-focused community with Jews from diverse backgrounds. With affordable and spacious homes, a close-knit community, and plenty of family-friendly activities, living in Elkins Park offers the serenity and friendliness of an out-of-town community without sacrificing the conveniences of being in the heart of the Northeast.

The Young Israel of Elkins Park is privileged to be led by Rabbi Dov Aaron Brisman, an internationally recognized Rav, who is always available to answer questions and provide guidance.

Please tour our website and learn for yourself the many reasons why Elkins Park is the perfect place for you to call home.