While some members keep kosher and regularly attend temple, others do not.
What they do have in common is a desire to make new friends, form romantic relationships or find their Beshert.
Starting a profile on is free, but a paid subscription is required to communicate with other members.
JDate has been building the Jewish community for more than a decade, so it’s no surprise that it seems like everyone knows someone who fell in love on the site.
To accomplish its mission of strengthening the Jewish community and sustaining Jewish traditions, JDate encourages members to engage both online and off using its fully-featured website and in-person events.
The JDate profile covers all the topics you would expect on an online dating site, with the addition of a few questions about religious background and synagogue attendance.
After answering the first round of questions, new members can provide more detailed personal information and answer a serious of free-response essay questions.
JDate averages over 10,000 subscribers online at any one time from all around the world.