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April 02, 2015   13 Nisan 5775
Welcome from Rabbi Bruce D. Greenbaum  

Rabbi Bruce D. GreenbaumShalom and welcome to Congregation Beth Israel.  We are the largest and oldest Synagogue on the Monterey Peninsula.  There is a strong sense of community here.  We want all our members and visitors to feel comfortable at CBI.

We are a Reform Congregation, a member of the Union For Reform Judaism, in the mainstream of liberal Judaism.  As liberal Jews we look to our heritage as a repository of wisdom, insight and numerous possibilities for religious expression.

We welcome you to join us at one of our Friday evening or Saturday morning Shabbat services. To learn more about the Temple through personal contact, please contact our Temple office at (831) 624-2015 or E-mail shalomcbi@aol.com. We would be delighted to go over membership possibilities for you and to answer any questions you might have.

Peace and blessings,

Rabbi Bruce D. Greenbaum

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Annual Community Passover Seder 5775  

We welcome you to celebrate Passover in the great company of friends, family and community! Held on Saturday, April 4, beginning at 6:00 PM. In the social hall at Congregation Beth Israel, our annual Passover Seder features an epicurean meal, includes gefilte fish, chicken soup with matzo balls, chicken breast with tomato-basil compote, roasted fingerling potatoes, seasonal vegetables, tropical fruit, ceremonial wine, grape juice, coffee, tea, matzo, macaroons, traditional Seder plate and dessert. A vegetarian and kids meal option will be available upon request. English-Hebrew Haggadas will be available, along with beautiful insights into our timeless Festival of Freedom co-led by Congregation Beth Israel's Rabbi Bruce Greenbaum and Cantorial Soloist Alisa Fineman.

Cost: CBI Members $41., Non-Members $46.
Children 12 and under $21. Each
Children 3 and under are free
Military & their families, College Students $18. Each (Must show valid I.D.)

To make your reservation or for additional information, contact the Temple office, 831.624.2015. Members and friends of Congregation Beth Israel will participate in a warm, authentic, and inspiring Passover experience. We invite you to join us.

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Worship Schedule  
April 2015
04/04 -  Morning Shabbat Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
04/10 -  Erev Shabbat Service (7:30 PM to 9:00 PM)
04/11 -  Morning Shabbat Service & Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
04/17 -  Erev Shabbat Service (7:30 PM to 9:00 PM)
04/18 -  Morning Shabbat Service & Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
04/25 -  Morning Shabbat Service & Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
May 2015
05/02 -  Morning Shabbat Service & Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
05/08 -  Erev Shabbat Service (7:30 PM to 9:00 PM)
05/09 -  Morning Shabbat Service & Study (10:30 AM to 12:00 PM)
Upcoming Events  

04/01 - 4:30 PM Hebrew School

6:00 PM Confirmation Class

04/02 - 2:00 PM Best Years Film


No Shabbat Evening Service

04/04 - 10:30 AM Shabbat Study with Rabbi Bruce Greenbaum

6:00 PM Annual Community Passover Seder at CBI

04/05 - No Religious School

5:00 PM I-Help Sponsored by CBI Board of Trustees

For more information about our weekly activities and other CBI events, visit our website:www.carmelbethisrael.org

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