Welcome to Beth Jacob Synagogue

Welcome to Beth Jacob Synagogue

An independent congregation in Vermont's capital city.

Learn

Deepen knowledge of Jewish heritage, culture and language in adult, youth and family programs.

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Engage

Gather for social activities and participate in community service and social action.

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Pray

Come to Shabbat and holiday services that offer opportunities for worship in a variety of styles.

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Community

Community

Beth Jacob Synagogue is an inclusive, community-led congregation fulfilling the spiritual, educational and social needs of its members by nurturing a range of religious practices and traditions, Jewish values, and Tikkun Olam.

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July 20, 2018 at 6:00pm
Join us for a friendly shabbat meal. Please bring a dairy or vegetarian dish to share. We'll bless the candles, wine, and challah, then socialize and eat.
July 31, 2018 at 4:30pm
For meditators and those curious about meditation. The sanctuary and yard are both sweet places for silence in the company of chaverot/chaverim.
August 16, 2018 at 5:30pm
Come discuss the book with the Beth Jacob Contemporary Jewish Reading Group. Light pot-luck supper is served.
August 21, 2018 at 4:30pm
For meditators and those curious about meditation. The sanctuary and yard are both sweet places for silence in the company of chaverot/chaverim.
July 28, 2018 at 9:45am
August 3, 2018 at 7:00pm
Phyllis Rubenstein will lead a traditional, egalitarian service.
August 11, 2018 at 9:45am
Rabbi Shana Margolin leads services from the Reconstructionist Siddur Kol HaNeshama, often weaving topical themes into the service.
August 17, 2018 at 7:00pm
Eve Jacobs-Carnahan will lead a conservative style service from the Kabbalat Shabbat prayerbook with some English readings.
July 20, 2018 at 6:00pm
Join us for a friendly shabbat meal. Please bring a dairy or vegetarian dish to share. We'll bless the candles, wine, and challah, then socialize and eat.
July 28, 2018 at 9:45am
August 24, 2018 at 6:00pm
Join us for a friendly shabbat meal. Please bring a dairy or vegetarian dish to share. We'll bless the candles, wine, and challah, then socialize and eat.
May 2, 2020 at 9:45am
Join us as we celebrate with Russell as he is called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah.

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Since 1913, our diverse Jewish community has gathered to worship, celebrate, learn, and share life’s joys and sorrows. We invite you to become part of this community.

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