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

Welcome

Celebrate the 5777 High Holy Days with Temple Israel of Boston

High Holy Day Information

Temple Israel 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 through discovery, dynamic spirituality, and righteous impact.

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.

Upcoming Events

Fri 29

Qabbalat Shabbat Summer!

July 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
Fri 29

Riverway Project- Neighborhood Shabbat

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Save the Date

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? Our clergy and our congregation are here to help in times of sorrow and to offer congratulations in times of joy.

At the Annual Gathering in early June, Temple Israel President Chris Noe shared with us the Annual Report, which recognizes our congregation's accomplishments and highlights what's to come.

Watch: Our Community Shines

Our Latest Tweets

@TI_Boston

- 3 hours ago

Shabbat Awakenings: The Counting Begins https://t.co/mBR9Em0vdz via @TI_Boston @elaineszecher
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@TI_Boston

- 4 days ago

Kol hakavod to TI member Andrew Loewenstein, who’s setting global legal standards from Boston! https://t.co/iaDNHzWIh3
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- 7 days ago

"$2 Bill: the Passion, the Facts" with TI president, Chris Noe: https://t.co/2Dbuq3TRrC via @MIT_alumni
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- 8 days ago

RT @gbenaharon: Fabulous meeting with Elaine Zecher & Suzie Jacobson @TI_Boston about a full year partnership with @IsraeliStage
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@TI_Boston

- 14 days ago

We need to figure out how to act together, bring communities face to face & to lift up compassion and understanding: https://t.co/ZFxBGbtqom
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Our Latest Blog Posts

29 Jul
Shabbat Awakenings: The Counting Begins
12:00 pm
22 Jul
Shabbat Awakenings: From the Outside In
12:00 pm

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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Ohel Tzedek: Advocacy

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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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