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

Welcome!

Due to possible thunderstorms, Qabbalat Shabbat will be indoors tonight, Friday, August 17 at 6:00 p.m. Can’t make it? Join us via live stream!

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

Mon 20

Weekday Minyan

August 20 @ 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Tue 21

TI Yeshiva with Rabbi Suzie Jacobson

August 21 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Tue 21

Weekday Minyan

August 21 @ 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm

Our Latest Blog Posts

17 Aug
The Moon
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10 Aug
Blessing and/or Curse
12:00 pm
10 Aug
Shema/Pay Attention
08:28 am
6 Aug
Q&A with Ivy Lawson
12:41 pm
3 Aug
If
12:00 pm
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RT @BostonJCRC: We need our district attorneys to be our partners in ensuring that our criminal justice system is truly just. For the first…
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"When you look outside tonight up at the night sky, there is much you will see as your eyes search the heavens. The… https://t.co/0Na2sf30E4
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RT @mattsoffer: Shema/Pay Attention! A powerful piece from our criminal justice reform chair Kathy Weinman on PAYING ATTENTION TO DISTRICT…
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RT @URJorg: [STATEMENT] Rabbi Josh Weinberg of @ARZAUS on behalf of the Reform Movement: "There is no doubt where the blame sits for the wo…
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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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