Welcome to Temple Israel

Join us for Shabbat evening services Friday at 6:15 p.m.
and Saturday morning Torah Study at 9 a.m.
followed by Services

 

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Temple-Shin-trans We are builders of Jewish faith – our focus as a sacred place of worship is central.
We are builders of Jewish learning – education for adults and children is essential to our mission.
We are builders of Jewish community – we hope to engage people of all ages and stages in sacred living.
We are builders of hope – over the years, we have elevated Temple Israel as the voice to the non-Jewish community.

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A Word From Rabbi Brown


A Time of Dedication…

The Temple was destroyed. The menorah was extinguished. But sitting there on the floor of the rubble was one little jar of oil with the stamp of the great priest. One jar of oil symbolic of what once was, but nowhere near strong enough to maintain light for more than a day. Then the miracle happened. The wick was lit and the oil just kept burning. I imagine the faces of our ancestors growing in amazement. Each night of light building with excitement. Will it last two nights or three? A week . . . more!!! Continued…,