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Worship Overview

Every Shabbat our Congregation gathers to worship God in the beauty of the Reform Jewish tradition. It's a time for personal and collective reflection and renewal. Beth Israel offers a variety of ways to worship Shabbat. We invite you to discover worship that is meaningful to you. Services are open to all.

Friday Erev Shabbat Services

Fall through Spring Services

1st Fridays:

6:00 p.m. Tot Shabbat Service
A short Shabbat service with singing, simple prayers and stories designed for families with young children RSVP for the family-friendly dinner which follows in most months.

6:00 p.m. Shabbat Simcha Service
Shabbat service for families with young children (K-3) who have "graduated" from our Tot Shabbat filled with singing, stories and prayer. After the service, please join us for dinner with the Tot Shabbat families. RSVP for Tot Shabbat by the Monday before.

8:00 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service
Welcome Shabbat with this service geared toward adults and featuring Beth Israel's Shabbat and Festival Choir.

2nd Fridays:

6:15 p.m. Family Shabbat Service
A family-friendly service open to all and featuring music by the Teen and Youth Choir and Chai Band.

8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service
This intimate, informal, musical service in the Foster Family Chapel is food for the soul.

3rd Fridays:

6:00 p.m. Teen Shabbat Experience
This service is open to all post B'nai Mitzvah teens.

6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service

Last Friday of each Month:

6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service
featuring Beth Israel's Chai Band

All Other Fridays:

6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service

Summer Services

Join us for Erev Shabbat services every Friday from late June through the end of August outdoors in our beautiful Price Family Courtyard. Services begin at 6:15 p.m. and are preceded by an Oneg. All are welcome.

Saturday Shabbat Services

Shabbat Morning Torah Study Saturdays, 8:30 - 9:45 a.m.
Start your Shabbat morning with a lively Torah discussion led by one of our rabbis. Bagels and coffee served. Feuerstein Family Activity Center

Shabbat Morning and Afternoon Services Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
A celebratory service led by clergy and bar/bat mitzvah and open to all. Glickman Galinson Sanctuary

Lay-Led Morning Service Saturdays, 10:00 a.m.
A relaxed, informal service filled with enthusiasm and inspiration and welcoming to all. Foster Family Chapel