We convey the values of our tradition

through our support of diversity and inclusion

We foster connections

from toddlers to adulthood through Jewish experiences

We nurture souls

with joyful prayer and song

We value lifelong education

and see it as a primary journey

We care for the sick

through our free medical program and our caring community

We welcome the stranger

 

by serving as a sanctuary for immigrants and those in need

We convey the values of our tradition

through our support of diversity and inclusion

We foster connections

from toddlers to adulthood through Jewish experiences

We nurture souls

with joyful prayer and song

We value lifelong education

and see it as a primary journey

We care for the sick

through our free medical program and our caring community

We welcome the stranger

by serving as a sanctuary for immigrants and those in need

Shabbat Rinah

Shabbat Rinah

Join us on January 19th as we welcome Shabbat with music, dance, prayer, poetry and meditation. A joyous oneg to follow.

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Jan 15, 2018
Metrowest Free Medical Program

Metrowest Free Medical Program

Since 2004 Congregation Beth El has been proud to host the first synagogue-based free medical program in the U.S. The Metrowest Free Medical Program is open most Tuesday evenings. Check calendar for specific dates. The program welcomes financial donations and volunteers to support this work.

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Jan 11, 2018
Join Us – Beth El’s Tzedakah Hevra

Join Us – Beth El’s Tzedakah Hevra

For more than three decades, members of our wonderful Beth El community have committed themselves/ourselves to sharing our energy and personal resources to help needy people around the world and to support organizations in efforts to bring real repair and hope – locally, nationally, and internationally.

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Jan 7, 2018
Monday Morning Talmud with Rabbi Thomas

Monday Morning Talmud with Rabbi Thomas

The text is Kiddushin – the subject is Marriage. What is the nature of the sacred union between two adults who enter into covenant with one another? How does the transformation from single to married take place? In English, Hebrew and Aramaic, this informal group tries to plumb the depths of the rabbinic argument to get at the core values and insights our tradition offers us on marriage
to this very day.
Join us on January 8 from 9:00 – 10:30 AM

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Dec 26, 2017
Sanctuary at Work

Sanctuary at Work

In June, Beth El voted to become a Sanctuary Community to support those who are threatened in the immigrant community. Now, the Tikkun Olam Committee has identified a local Salvadoran immigrant family that has applied for asylum.

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Dec 20, 2017
Donate Children’s Books for Free Medical Program

Donate Children’s Books for Free Medical Program

Did you ever read a book in the waiting room at the doctor’s office as a child? I am Cecelia Murphy, a Wayland High School student and volunteer, and I am collecting books for patients at the MetroWest Free Medical Program so that children visiting the clinic as a patient or with their parents may also have this experience.

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Dec 14, 2017

Upcoming Events

Jan
18
Thu
7:00 am Thursday a.m. minyan
Thursday a.m. minyan
Jan 18 @ 7:00 am – 7:30 am
Our Thursday morning minyan at 7:00am is an intimate and reflective way to start the day.
Jan
19
Fri
7:30 pm Shabbat Rinah
Shabbat Rinah
Jan 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Jan
20
Sat
8:45 am Bagels & Torah Study
Bagels & Torah Study
Jan 20 @ 8:45 am – 10:20 am
 
10:30 am Shabbat Morning Services
Shabbat Morning Services
Jan 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Our Shabbat morning service, beginning at 10:30, is filled with song, prayer, and learning. It is followed by a luncheon open to the entire community.
Jan
24
Wed
11:00 am Torah study @ Library
Torah study @ Library
Jan 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
7:00 pm iEngage @ Sanctuary
iEngage @ Sanctuary
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
7:00 pm Middot Practice Group @ Foyer
Middot Practice Group @ Foyer
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm