Welcome to B'nai Jeshurun Congregation
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B'NAI JESHURUN CONGREGATION
We are pleased to welcome you to our website and look forward to meeting you at our synagogue. B'nai Jeshurun is a Conservative synagogue and has been the spiritual home to Jews in Cleveland for 149 years. We provide spiritual, educational, cultural, and social activities, programs, and services to nearly 1,000 families. Come and join our family and you will see for yourself how warm and welcoming we are.
Cantor's concert-a musical celebration
Sunday, June 5 at 7 PM
Celebrate our 150th year with a family-friendly musical experience! Featuring International artists representing various genres of music. Free and open to the community.
Learn more here.
BJC 150th CANINE OLYMPICs SHABBAT
Friday, June 10 at 6:00 pm
Celebrate Shabbat with your family dog with a picnic dinner, Kabbalat Shabbat service and our first ever 150th Canine Olympics. Learn more and register.
CELEBRATING 150 at the INDIANS GAME
Sunday, June 19 at noon
We will hold a special ceremony at noon commemorating our first synagogue on Eagle Street and then head into Progressive Field to watch the Indians take on the White Sox.
Learn more and register.
Our Gala Premiere!
Save the date for B'nai Jeshurun's Sesquicentennial Gala Premiere, the culminating event of our anniversary celebration, as we live-out our year's theme-- Honoring the Past, Celebrating the Present, Ensuring the Future with an elegant evening featuring the premiere our 150th anniversary documentary, decadent food and drink, friends & family, and fundraising for the endowment of our beloved congregation. Sponsorship, commorative ads and tickets are now available!
June 11-13, 2016
Join us as we mark the receiving of the Torah at Mt. Sinai with services and our Tikkun Leil Shavuot, which includes extensive choices from diverse presenters on a variety of topics throughout the night and early morning. Free and open to the community. View the full schedule of event.
Next Shabbat Rocks! is Friday, June 17!
Bring your families to this wonderful evening, with a live band playing some of today's most upbeat Jewish music. You will experience toe tapping, hand clapping and dancing to contemporary melodies. Multiple musical genres are woven through the service, highlighting text from each of the Psalms, which creates an energizing and engaging service. A specialized prayer book has been created to offer Hebrew, transliteration, and English to make this service user friendly. Listen to and download tracks from our website. Services will be held in the Linden Family Courtyard, weather permitting.
Future dates: July 15, August 19.
Beth Am Memories
On Saturday, March 26 we had a special Shabbat honoring the history, legacy and warm memories of Congregation Beth Am. Several former members of Beth Am contributed tributes and memories that were compiled into a book for the weekend. Please take a few moments to read their touching remarks. To watching the archived streaming video of the service, including remarks by Rabbi Michael Hecht and several former members, click here.
STREAMING VIDEO NOW AVAILABLE!
With the support of a generous donor, the synagogue is now streaming programs and services from The David J. Moskowitz Sanctuary and Nickman Chapel. If you are sick, out of town, or just unable to attend services, with the click of a button you can now watch our services live, or at your convenience in our archives. Click here to watch live-streaming or explore our video archive.
Whom To Contact
Streaming Video & Archives
150th Anniversary Celebration
Sisterhood Gift Shop
Membership Interest Form
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May Bulletin (Tidings)
June Bulletin (Tidings)
Weekly E-Newsletter (Shul News)
Archived Tidings & Handouts
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