Do you have a life cycle event coming up?

The Beth El Choir would be honored to participate in all your life cycle events – Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Wedding, any celebration or event, large or small, joyous or solemn. Of course, advance notice is requested. For more information or to schedule a date call Cantor Goren at the Beth El office, 823-2725.

Megillah September/October

Megillah September/October

Read the Megillah in full, here.

Beth El Gift Shop

Many gift items for all occasions, weddings, baby gifts, hostess gifts, tallaisim for men and women, tzedakah boxes and much more.

The operating hours are our normal business hours – 9-5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to noon on Fridays.

From Rabbi Krauss

From Rabbi Krauss

In our Jewish tradition creed is important, primarily because it should lead to proper behavior and kindness. Fasting on Yom Kippur has a crucial purpose to Read More



We often discuss the holiday season as to whether the holidays come early or late so this year they are “late.” Actually, according to the Jewish calendar they are right on time, Read More

In Classes


A SERIES OF SIX Art Classes-

Lessons will be structured around the use of watercolors alone and combined with crayon, ink, collage, etc. However, participants can bring media of their choice, and if they wish, work on ideas of their own. Read More

Jewish Community Expresses Solidarity with Pittsburgh

Jewish Community Expresses Solidarity with Pittsburgh.We are pained and horrified by the horrible attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh last Shabbat. We mourn the 11 holy souls who were so senselessly taken from our midst, and pray to G-d to provide strength and comfort to their shocked and grieving families. We further pray for a complete and speedy healing of the injured, of the survivors, and of all of those around the country and the world who were traumatized by this atrocity. Read More

Friends helping friends @ Boscovs

Beth El Synagogue will once again be participating in Friends helping friends at Boscovs. For a $5.00 donation, which goes towards our Hebrew school and adult programming, the shopping pass is good for $25% off most items, including sale and clearance items. You will also be eligible for amazing door prizes. The date of the event is Tuesday, October 16. The passes can be bought at Beth El Synagogue office between 9 am & 5 pm Mondays thru Thursdays and 9 am until noon on Fridays. To contact the office, the number is 609-823-2725.

Adult Education classes
In Classes

Adult Education classes

SUNDAYS – Jewish history and commentary with
Rabbi Krauss, after 9 a.m. minyan • 9:30-10:30 a.m.

MONDAYS – Weekly Torah portion with Cantor
Goren • 10-11 a.m.

For more info on other ongoing classes, call the Beth El office 609-823-2725.

*Pictured, Leo Lieberman stands with members that attended his class during the High Holidays.  

In Events


Here’s a simple way to help Beth El raise needed funds: Every time you shop online through Amazon, a percentage of your purchase will be sent from Amazon to the shul! That does not change the cost of the item. Follow the simple instructions below next time you’re shopping Amazon: Read More