Mitzvah Day 2016!

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This Passover, the Congregation Beth Israel clergy and staff raised—and answered—an essential FIFTH question... Watch below to learn what it is.

Upcoming Events

Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support Group

Thursday, May 5, 6:30 PM
Amy R. Goldsmith/Spear Research Library

Open to the whole community, the support group will provide emotional and educational support for caregivers and care partners of people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.For questions or any additional information, please contact fellow congregant Maurrie Salenger.

CBI Annual Meeting

Friday, May 6, 5:00 PM,
Goodman Hall

The Clergy, Officers, and Board of Trustees of Congregation Beth Israel cordially invite you to attend CBI's 158th Annual Meeting. Click here for details.

Yom Ha’aztzmaut Early Childhood Engagement Program

Wednesday, May 11, 5:30-7:00PM

Celebrate Israel’s 68th Independence Day at our community-wide annual party! Join us as we celebrate with the broader Jewish community for a Passport to Israel program at the MJCC! Take a “trip” to Israel with activities for young children such as Israeli music, dance, crafts, food for the whole family.

“Inclusion is no Illusion”: A Conversation with Rabbi Rose

Wednesday, May 11, 7:00 PM ,
Pollin Chapel

Rabbi Emanuel Rose follows his presentation last fall on major improvements in Jewish-Catholic relations with a conversation on the inclusion and success of Jews in America today.

The W Connection

Thursday, May 12, 1:00 PM
Shemanski Chapel

Widows helping widows rebuild their lives. The W Connection provides peer-to-peer emotional support from women of all ages who understand what it means to lose a spouse. We provide counsel and support based on personal experience.

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Beneath our dome is a spiritual home, a place of community and friendship, a place to be inspired through prayer, a place for lifelong learning, and a place where every person makes a difference.

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From committees to book groups, from events for those over 50 to those under 40, there are many ways to get involved at CBI and become acquainted with other congregants. Explore our website, call our office at 503-222-1069, or just show up to a service or event. Here at CBI, you will find a warm and inviting atmosphere in which to expand and explore your Jewish life.

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Watch the video above for a special message from Cantor Ida Rae Cahana

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Congregation Beth Israel’s group
for 20/30-somethings

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