Join us for our Family Barn Dance!


top-hatThanks to all who joined us for "The Magic is Here" on October 18th. Each and every one of you made the evening magical. From the sponsors to the committee members, from guests to the Mitzvah Moment donors, YOU are the magical ingredient. View list of sponsors and committee members.

Upcoming Events

Annual Sisterhood Open House and Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Thursday, October 30, 6:30 PM
Miller Room

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Join Sisterhood for an educational event about breast cancer as we kick off the Sisterhood year. Learn more.

Sisterhood-Sponsored Tot Shabbat

Saturday, November 1, 9:30 AM
Pollin Chapel

Please join us for a service aimed at our youngest members. Following the service, Sisterhood will have an age-appropriate craft project for little ones and parents and/or grandparents, as well as snacks for everyone.

Gun Control Advocacy in Oregon

Sunday, November 2, 10:30 AM
Pollin Chapel

Please join Social Action and Brotherhood for a talk by Senator Ginny Burdick on gun control advocacy in Oregon. Senator Burdick has championed common-sense gun legislation, enduring smear campaigns from gun rights extremists.

The Longevity Revolution

Wednesday, November 5, 7:00 PM
Pollin Chapel
David Sarasohn, Moderator

Engage in challenging dialogues with fellow congregants and friends about how to both enjoy life to the fullest and plan thoughtfully for the future.
This final program in the series looks at Graceful Aging and Mindful Dying. Patient autonomy; talking to your doctor; conversations with family re. funeral wishes. Understanding terms and process: palliative care, hospice, ending life-sustaining treatments, voluntarily foregoing food and beverage. Panelists Rabbi Abby Cohn, Jason Renaud (Compassion & Choices, Oregon), and Rabbi Michael Cahana. Learn more.

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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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