Welcome to Temple Israel
Join us for Shabbat evening services Friday at 6:15 p.m.
and Saturday morning services at 9 a.m.
followed by Torah Study
|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.
A Word From Rabbi Bob
THE FOUR CHAPLAINS
We Jews comprise just 2% of our country’s population. Yet, Judaism is counted among the three major American religions, alongside Protestantism and Catholicism. This was not always the case. In the 19th and early 20th centuries, most people would not speak of Protestantism, Catholicism, and Judaism in the same breath. So how did we attain this parity, in spite of our meager numbers?
One answer lies in our participation in World War II: 5% Continued…,