Shaarei Tzedec Congregation - Downtown Toronto's  Jewel of A Shul  ™
Downtown Toronto's Jewel of A Shul ™

Welcome to Shaarei Tzedec Congregation

 Schedule for Shmini Azeret and Simchat Torah : Click here
About Our Congregation
Shaarei Tzedec Congregation is over 100 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.

Latest News & Events
What's Happening At The Shul
Shmini Azeret and Simchat Torah schedule for 2019

Schedule is as follows:...

Thursday, October 17 2019

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Schedule for Shmini Azeret and Simchat Torah :

October 17, 2019 04:31 PM

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October 11, 2019 04:56 PM
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