Rabbi’s Message

Although we will not be having group meetings at the synagogue for the time being, we are putting many new resources on our website; including videos to Shabbat morning services, Music, Rabbi’s teaching, even some new Hebrew classes. Stay tuned to our website for the latest material and information.  And subscribe to our mailing list for the latest updates

Kehilat Ariel Messianic Synagogue is posting videos of

Shabbat Morning Service

Videos and updates can be viewed at the Kehilat Ariel YouTube Channel.

This is our first attempt at offering a videos, so please be patient with us while we work towards live streaming!

We encourage you to subscribe to our YouTube channel so that you can receive reminders of upcoming events, and easily access past live stream videos.

Baruch Haba! Welcome to Kehilat Ariel!  Our congregation was planted in November 1981, by our Rabbi Barney Kasdan and his wife Liz with 17 people attending the first Shabbat service.  The vision from day-one was to have a synagogue for followers of the Jewish Yeshua/Jesus.  Today we have a membership of over 110 families consisting of Jews from various backgrounds (orthodox to secular) as well as non-Jews and intermarried families.  Kehilat Ariel is a community where Jewish followers of Yeshua can enjoy their faith within their God-given heritage and non-Jews can learn more about the Jewish roots of their own faith in Yeshua.  Together we continue to grow in our personal relationship with God as well as the connection with one another as a vibrant Messianic Jewish community in San Diego, California.

Kehilat Ariel exists to enrich the lives of our congregants by creating meaningful and inspiring Jewish moments that resonate with individuals and families through the generations. For us, the central focus for this is our personal relationship with God through His Mashiach.

Today we have a several weekly services at our beautiful new property in the Clairemont suburb of San Diego.  Everyone is welcome no matter what background you may be from (Jew or Gentile, believer or simply curious).  You are cordially invited to attend one of our events and we look forward to meeting you and your family soon!


Come Visit us This Weekend

Upcoming Events

Due to the current Pandemic the Kehilat Ariel Passover Seder, has been Cancelled.  Please check for updates, as we are exploring alternative options.

Bikkurim Service (Resurrection)

April 11 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Yom Hashoa Service-Holocaust Remembrance

April 25 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

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