Congregation Beth Israel is a Modern Orthodox synagogue. We are proud of our multi-generational heritage and over one hundred year presence in the Greater New Orleans Area. Our mission is to create an accessible spiritual home, where all Jews, … [Read More...]
Our synagogue flashed on the world scene in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, as a ZAKA volunteer was captured on film carrying Torah scrolls out of our flooded sanctuary. Unfortunately, those scrolls could not be salvaged, and all seven of … [Read More...]
Two quotes adorn our new synagogue. Engraved upon the Ark are the words, "Mighty Waters Cannot Extinguish Our Love." This verse from Shir HaShirim 8:6 is written in Hebrew … [Read More...]
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Mincha / Kabbalat Shabbat / Maariv starts at 7:00PM
Exciting community-wide Tot Shabbat event at Beth Israel, 5:30 pm on July 18th.
Come meet Rabbi Gabe, Abby, and Adra! Activities, songs, candle lighting, kiddish, hamotzi, a kosher fleishig kid-friendly dinner, kid appropriate services, and more. Open to everyone, not just Beth Israel members. Checkout the Facebook event and the link to the Evite.
Please read below to learn about our current rabbinic family, as well as information about past leaders of our congregation.
4004 West Esplanade Ave
Metairie, LA 70002
Phone: 504 454 5080
Fax: 504 883 8010
Kabbalat Shabbat Services 6:30 PM
The Eruv is up.
Updated July 18, 2014