Jewish Sabbath Observance at Cedars-Sinai

Welcome to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. In order to make your Shabbat stay here as comfortable as possible, we are happy to provide the following services.

  • Campus Map for Sabbath Observance
  • Electric Sabbath candles: 310-423-5550 or after hours 310-423-4444
  • Chapel open 24 hours: Plaza Level
    Prayer books, Bibles, Psalms, Prayer shawls, skullcaps
    Pamphlets - Plaza Level--Lobby
  • Shabbat services 
    Kabbalat Shabbat, Fridays, from 3:00 - 3:30pm in the Chapel
    Shabbat Services, Saturdays, once a month, from 9:30-11:30 am in the Chapel
  • Candle lighting time and status of the local Eruv: 1-877-ERUVINFO
  • Guest cot for an overnight stay in a patient's room
    Hospitality Department 310-423-4444
  • Refrigerator for a patient's room
    Hospitality Department 310-423-4444
  • Sabbath and holiday elevator stops at every floor:
    Elevator no. 13 in the main hospital building
    Elevator no. 38 in the Saperstein building
  • Guest kosher meal trays: Galley - every patient floor
    (Hospital kashrut information-Kosher Kitchen, 310-423-4797)
  • Pre-Sabbath taped television program: Channel 50
    Friday, 1:45 p.m.
  • Post-Sabbath (Havdalah) taped program: Channel 50
    Saturday, 9:00 p.m.
  • Click here for a list of Kosher restaurants and markets in the area

Area Synagogues and Temples (a partial listing)
Cedars-Sinai does not endorse any place of worship
Area Synagogues and Temples Map