Entries by Barry


Fall classes start in October! MONDAYS: Noon: The Rest Is Commentary – Now Go and Learn It; with Rabbi Adam Rubin. The weekly Torah portion through the lens of classic interpretation. At Beth Jacob and on Zoom at Beth-Jacob.org/commentary. 7:30 pm: Prepare My Prayer Before You; with Rabbi Adam Rubin. Explore the siddur to find meaning, inspiration, and spiritual sustenance. At […]


Tuesday, November 9,  7-8:30 pm Hear our own Susan Siegfried read from her newest book, The Pomegranate.   In her third novel, S. J. Schwaidelson (that’s Susan) weaves another cinematic story, immersing readers into exotic lands and cultures with surprisingly contemporary conflicts and human passions. “I do not talk to dirty boys. The girl was defiant, […]


The Beth Jacob Climate Change Initiative’s goal is to help the Beth Jacob community reduce our individual and collective contributions to climate change. Learn more at the Climate Action Hub. You are invited to “opt in” to the Climate Change Initiative email list to receive periodic updates and special news from us, along with occasional alerts to […]


There are lots of ways to stay current on what’s happening at Beth Jacob! We send a weekly email, along with other occasional updates, along with birth and death notices; to sign up (or manage your email subscription), go to Beth-Jacob.org/email, or just text BJCMAIL to 22828. Our Facebook group is another place to find […]


Beth Jacob is having most services in person; Read more about reopening in the Services Overview. WEEKDAY SERVICES 7:15 am M-F; 8:30 Sundays; 7 am Rosh Chodesh Morning minyan is currently meeting in person and on Zoom every day, weekdays at 7:15 am and Sundays at 8:30 am. Zoom at Beth-Jacob.org/Minyan; Just click the link when […]


Beth Jacob’s Rabbis are sharing teachings on each day of Chanukah! You can find them on Facebook (like the BJC FB Page, and join the BJC FB Group to be notified), Twitter, Instagram, or update your email preferences to be added to an email list to receive them in your inbox (make sure to check […]


Looking for weekday morning minyan? It’s at Beth-Jacob.org/Minyan Looking for the YouTube Livestream of Shabbat Services? It’s at Beth-Jacob.org/YouTube. To increase clarity and reduce the likelihood of errors in switching where the link Beth-Jacob.org/Live points, we have phased out the use of that link. Starting now, weekday services and the YouTube livestream will have their own […]

Link Coming

The link you just clicked is a shortcut (e.g. to a Zoom meeting, sign-up form, or the weekly Service Sheet); when the time for the meeting arrives, the link you clicked will take you to the Zoom. If you’re looking for a sign-up form, it’s coming soon. The weekly Service Sheet will be posted by […]

Spring Kallah Info

1) I (Barry) will be going. If you need to contact me in case of emergency, my cell number has been sent by e-mail to SK attendees. 2) Packing: The region’s list is available here: beth-jacob.org/skpacking. Don’t forget tallis & tefillin, water bottles and fluorescent clothes! Weather: 3) Bus info: Thursday, April 4th be at Beth […]