Congregation Beth Israel

Firmly rooted in the past,reaching toward the future

The largest Reform congregation in the area, Beth Israel is a warm and welcoming home to generations of families who play a vital and integral part in synagogue life. Accommodating to all types of modern Jewish families, Beth Israel welcomes members wherever they may be found on their personal Jewish journey.

Congregation Beth Israel

Body and Spirit: Yoga & Torah

Please join Rabbi Weis and Dr. Robyn Tiger for a two week adult education series. There will be text study on Jewish Spirituality accompanied by yoga postures and breathing exercises. This program is geared for all levels of study and yoga participants. Class will meet Wed., Nov. 12th and 19th from 6:30-8 pm. If you have a yoga mat, please bring it. We will have extra mats available.

Nursery School Open House Dec. 1st

Join us for pizza and art activities, and find out why Beth Israel Nursery School is a great place to be! We are holding an Open House on Monday, Dec. 1, from 4:30 pm to 6 pm. The Nursery School will open Monday, January 5, 2015 with programs for children ages 2 to 5, including kindergarten enrichment classes and before/after care as needed. Register today by calling the synagogue office, 609-641-3600.

MANNA Banquet Dec. 7th

Join us for a fabulous culinary evening to benefit MANNA at the Shore, providing nourishing meals to those in need. The evening is 6-9 pm and features dance music by Melanie Rice Orchestra. $100 per person - your check is your reservation!

College Students

We want to be able to keep in touch with our students away at college. Please send their contact information, including email address to

Shop Rite Made Easy!!

Every time your purchase Shop Rite Gift Cards from Beth Israel we make 5%. To make this easier, we can set up an ACH automatic check withdrawal from your checking account and send you the Gift Cards each month. FREE MONEY TO BETH ISRAEL. WHAT COULD BE BETTER? LET US MAKE IT EASIER FOR YOU. Just call the Temple office and we will get the ball rolling. This is a great New Year's resolution!

Sim Shalom (Chassidic Festival),
Arr. by I. R. Meisels, performed by Heather Shields and Cantor Larisa Averbakh with Liliya Khobotkova, piano.


This Week

  • Fri., Nov 21

    Wine & Cheese Shabbat

Upcoming events

  • Wine & Cheese Shabbat
  • Sun., Nov 23

    Trip to Don Quixote Ballet
  • Sun., Dec 7

    MANNA Benefit
  • Sun., Dec 14

    Beginnings: Parents & Preschoolers
  • Fri., Dec 19

    Chanukah Dinner