Due to COVID-19, the shul is currently closed for the foreseeable future.
 We're sad to announce the passing of David Greenberg's mother, Pepi Greenberg - Pnina bat Moshe v'Yenta Riva. She passed away in the early hours on May 15, 2020. Baruch Dayan Emet. Donations in her memory may be made on the shul's website.
Upcoming Events
Monday and Thursday Morning Virtual Davening
  • Dates: Monday mornings and Thursday mornings (recurring)

    Time: 8am (9am on holidays)

    Event link will be emailed to you when you register.

  • Location: Zoom
About Our Congregation
Shaarei Tzedec Congregation is over 118 years old. The shul started in 1902 and today acts as a beacon of Orthodox Yiddishkeit and Spirituality in Downtown Toronto. The shul is commonly referred to as The Markham Street Shul, Downtown Toronto's Jewel of A Shul.
Weekday Services

We have services every Monday & Thursday mornings at 7am.

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Shabbat Services

Each Shabbat you are welcome to join us for Friday night services and all Saturday services. Shacharit services on Saturday morning start at 9am.


We celebrate all the major Holidays including Pesach, Shavuot, Sukkoth, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur and Rosh Chodesh.


We are located at 397 Markham St on the corner of Markham St and Ulster St. This is one block West of Bathurst St and one block North of College St.

We daven according to Nusach Sefard.

Follow us at @shaareitzedec

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May 29, 2020 11:00 AM

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May 28, 2020 11:00 AM

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