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THE REFORM CONGREGATION OF JERSEY CITY

Welcome to Temple Beth-El

New to the area, new to Judaism, or seeking to reconnect – welcome to Temple Beth-El, a vibrant congregation committed to diversity, education, celebration, and bettering the world. Interfaith, multi-ethnic, single parent, gay, lesbian, and transgender individuals and families are warmly welcomed. Come visit; there is a place for you in this welcoming community.

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Services

Kabbalat Shabbat, Tot Shabbat, holidays, and special services

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Religious School

The next generation of mensches

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Membership

Be a Beth-El member on your own terms.

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Social Action

Heal the world: Food Pantry, Family Promise and more, make the difference!

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Leadership

Our clergy, officers, staff, board, committees

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Upcoming Events

Embracing the Rainbow: A talk on the Jewish values through the lens of LGBTQ Experiences

Please join Rabbi Leana Moritt and cohost, Beth Achenbach for a talk on the Jewish values and perspectives that steer us towards embracing all individuals, including our LGBTQ communities.

August 5, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

TBE Book Club

This month’s book, Odessa Stories by Isaac Babel

August 5, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tot Shabbat

Live, In-person Tot Shabbat returns! Calling All Children 0-5 and Their Grownups! We can’t wait to see you again at Tot Shabbat!

August 14, 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Slichot

Pre-High Holy Day Preparation: Havdalah, documentary film and discussion, followed by Slichot prayers and the installation ceremony for our High Holy Day Torah Mantles

August 28, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

On the Calendar

August 6, 2021
  • LIVE- Outdoors! Family Shabbat Service
    6:30 pm ( Add to Calendar)

    Weather permitting. 
    Join us for in-person Kabbalat Shabbat service! 
    Outdoors on our lawn. 
    All are welcome!
    This service will not be Zoomed or live-streamed. 
    In case of rain, this service will be Zoomed at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/775213809

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