Our doors are open to all
Our diversity is our strength
Jewish learning for every generation
Come to Study
Modern Approaches to Ancient Ritual
Come to Celebrate
This community is a dwelling place for progressive Judaism that is welcoming to all who wish to worship, study, celebrate and grow within the Jewish tradition.
Newcomer to the area? Seeking to reconnect to your Judaism? We are a vibrant inter-generational Reform congregation that brings together Jews from many backgrounds. Diversity is one of our strengths. Our members come from Hudson County and beyond, seeking Jewish community, learning, celebration and opportunities to better the world. Interfaith, multi-ethnic, single parent, gay, lesbian and transgender individuals and families are warmly welcomed. Come visit, and see how perfectly you will fit into this community.
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And it was evening and it was morning, the first day…
A Jew’s day begins at Sunset
God gave the seventh day God’s blessing and hallowed it, for on it God ceased from all the work, that, by creating, God had made.
And on Shabbat, we stop for blessing…
Friday, November 9, 8:00 pm. Kabbalat Shabbat
Saturday, November 10
9:00 am – Introduction to Judaism (last week to join the class)
10:30 am, Shabbat Morning services, followed by Torah Study and Beginning Hebrew.
Introduction to Judaism Begins
10/27/2018 at 9:00 am
New enrollment accepted through first three weeks of class.
We will meet weekly at Temple Beth-El on Shabbat morning at 9am. We will supplement our class sessions with Shabbat celebrations at Beth-El and class Shabbat dinners. An optional “learners service” will follow most classes.
Rabbi Moritt would like to meet with each student before registering. Please be in touch her at RabbiMoritt@betheljc.org if you are interested in joining the class or to set up a meeting.