Qabbalat Shabbat: Friday, 6:00 p.m. Torah Study: Saturday, 9:00-11:00 a.m. Weekday Minyan: 6:15 p.m.

Welcome!

Temple Israel of Boston has been an integral part of Boston Jewish life for over 160 years. We are a warm, urban congregation where all are welcome to live Judaism together through discovery, dynamic spirituality, and righteous impact.

Upcoming Events

Thu 13

Religious School

December 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Fri 14

Soul Food Friday

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun 16

Religious School

December 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Our Latest Blog Posts

7 Dec
My Spirit
12:00 pm
30 Nov
Miracle
12:00 pm
23 Nov
The Power of Conversation (Hear and Respond)
10:52 am
23 Nov
The Day After
10:09 am
16 Nov
Alone
12:00 pm
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Mark your calendar! We are looking forward to welcoming Congresswoman-Elect @AyannaPressley as our speaker for Shab… https://t.co/qaavTxFBFn
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We've celebrated 8 nights of light, hope, and heroes. On this last night of Chanukah, we hope that you'll spread th… https://t.co/hiJUU47tTL
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#trickcandles #thestruggleisreal Tonight is the 7th night of Chanukah...light your candles along with the Temple Is… https://t.co/muKdYH7UXX
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Meet Our Rabbis and Cantor

Rabbi Elaine Zecher

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Cantor Roy Einhorn

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Rabbi Matthew Soffer

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Rabbi Suzie Jacobson

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Rabbi Jen Gubitz

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Do you, or someone you know, need some extra support? The clergy at Temple Israel of Boston and our congregation are here to help in times of sorrow and to offer congratulations in times of joy.

Our Values

RELATIONSHIPS

We build community and encounter the sacred through relationships.

TORAH

We embrace Torah in all its dimensions as our enduring source for inquiry, discovery, and inspiration.

SPIRITUALITY

We explore spirituality and innovate our traditions of ritual and prayer.

JUSTICE

We pursue justice, in partnership with others, to realize our vision of what the world ought to be.

ISRAEL

We are Ohavei Yisrael, Lovers of Israel, committed to the vitality, peace, and well-being of the Jewish people in Israel and throughout the world.

DIVERSITY

We draw strength from our diversity, and wisdom from all who walk through our open doors.

Explore Our Community

Interfaith Initiatives

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Temple 101

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Riverway Project (20’s & 30’s)

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TIkkun Central

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Shabbat and Holidays

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Religious School

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TILLI Peer-Led Learning

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Families with Young Children

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