Welcome to Congregation Kol Ami, the synagogue in Kansas City’s urban core. Small, non-affiliated, progressive, warm, eclectic, and LGBT-friendly, Kol Ami aims to become a hub for Jewish activity in the city’s center. With a focus on music, lively discussion and Social Justice, we welcome people of all levels of Jewish observance and experience. Interfaith families, singles and searchers find Kol Ami a safe and welcoming place to explore their Jewish journeys.
By: Rabbi Susan Talve, Central Reform Congregation-St. Louis Rabbi Doug Alpert, Congregation Kol Ami-Kansas City As rabbis in our respective Missouri cities we see our shared struggles against injustice as central to both living out our Jewish values, and being exemplars of those values for our congregants and Jewish communities. Amongst those Jewish values we hold as being paramount is the mitzvah/commandment prohibiting oppression of the stranger which evolves into the positive commandment to love the stranger. Standing up with and for immigrants, asylum seekers, DACA recipients and migrants is all about love for the stranger. We were proud to stand with over forty rabbis,Read More →