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
Rosh Hashanah is “early” this year – mid-September. Actually the holiday is right on time by the Jewish calendar which has 354 days. The cycle runs differently every year vis a vis the English calendar. The Jewish holidays keep “falling back” because of the difference in days. Read More
Everyone. I am happy to be the new Director of Education of Beth El Hebrew School. We are beginning our new year with two classes and wonderful teachers on September 16 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. Our exciting new year begins with learning the parshah of the week, Jewish history, music, arts and crafts and so much more. Parents will meet the teachers, complete registration and get reacquainted with staff. If you are interested in enrolling your child(ren), please contact the Beth El Office at 609-823-2725.
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.