Beth Israel Congregation

2nd Friday of most months  
 Next Shabbat Yeledim: Friday Nov. 9, 6:30PM

This is a fun Shabbat celebration for the little ones (up to 2nd grade) let by Rabbi Jon.  We'll discuss the week's Torah portion, have a story, Shabbat Blessings, songs and an oneg of challah, snakes and drinks.  

CLICK HERE for dates and information.

For information and to R.S.V.P. to attend, please contact Amy Levin or Rachel Schmerling

Shabbat Shalom!!   

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Learning through personal connection, experience, and community. Contact Beth Israel's office at 610-458-8550 for more information. To download our registration forms, please go to the Education menu item and select the Religious School page.

OH MY!!  Kosher soul music to inspire!!  Back by popular demand!! 
Nov 3, 6:30PM at Congregation Temple Beth El

You may have experienced last year's joint concert at Beth Israel with the Temple Beth El Kosher Soul and Beth Israel Choirs last year.  Or you may have gone to hear the choir at Beth El in Philadelphia.  Well you have a chance to experience the music and inspiration again!  

Beth Israel Choir will perform with the Beth El Kosher Soul Choir and others.  

Where:  Congregation Temple Beth El, 7350 Lowber Ave., Philadelphia

When:  Nov. 3, 6:30PM.  

RSVP:  We'll try to arrange carpool or van pool from Beth Israel so please call the office at 610-458-8550 before Oct. 28.  

CELEBRATe hanukkah at Beth israel 
Sunday, Dec. 2, 12:30 pM

Lots of activities for kids, bring your favorite menorah to light!  TALENT SHOW!!!  Click here for information and spread the word to your friends!!

Pizza, Latkes, Donuts!!  

Join the fun.  RSVP or Sign up for the talent show by clicking here or call the office at 610-458-8550.

BIC​5​ caring through action

Our Mission: To create a culture of caring, concern, compassion and commitment to social action.

To carry out our mission, we are currently:  

•  Collaborating with the Mitzvah Circle Foundation and the Chester County Food Bank by collecting and providing canned and packaged food, paper goods and toiletries.  

•  Providing transportation, food, support and financial assistance to members of our congregation when needed.  

Check out these happenings 
All are welcome

Nov.3, 9:30AM A Special Unity Shabbat Service 

A call for unity and a space for people to mourn those victims of the Oct. 27 shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue, Pittsburgh.  All are welcome. 

Nov. 16, 6:30PM Community Shabbat Dinner

All are welcome!  Click Here to RSVP

Nov 17, 9:30AM to 11:30AM  Saturday Shabbat School  

Join us for a special Shabbat morning of learning, fun and community.  (No classes will be held on Sunday Nov. 18th) Dairy Luncheon served for all.  Click here for rsvp and information.  

Nov 18, 7PM Interfaith Thanksgiving Prayer Service - Interfaith Action Community with the Lionville/Exton Ministerium.  Everyone Welcome. Click here or call the office for information . 610-458-8550

Click Here for the full Beth Israel Calendar.

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Beth Israel Congregation of Chester County provides for the spiritual, religious, and educational needs of its congregational family and the local Jewish community.

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Building on over a century of rich synagogue history, Beth Israel continues to foster Jewish living and learning, as well as religious observance and a strong sense of Jewish identity, to help ensure and safeguard a Jewish future.

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Our doors are always open! Please feel free to come join us on Friday night or Saturday morning for regular weekly Shabbat Services. We will be happy to talk to you and answer any questions. please feel free to contact us.