• Join the Charlotte Jewish Community in celebrating the Global Day of Jewish Learning

    Hold the date!
    Sunday, November 15, 2015
    8:30 am - 2:00 pm
    Shalom Park
  • Welcome Temple Beth El Families!

    Join us the first Friday of each month for our Family service. 5:15 Preneg. 5:30 Songfest. 6:00 Service. Casual Zone.
  • Meet our Clergy!

    Our clergy care.....
    Rabbi Judy Schindler, Rabbi Jonathan Freirich, Cantor Andrew Bernard, Cantor Mary R. Thomas

Friday, October 9th

5:15 pm Preneg
6:00 pm Community Shabbat Service in the Blumenthal Sanctuary
8:00 pm Kabbalat Shabbat in the Archer Chapel
9:15 pm Oneg

Saturday, October 10th

9:00 am Tot Shabbat Service
9:00 am Congregational Shabbat Workshop: Top Ten Tips for a Healthier Relationship
11:00 am Congregational Shabbat Service
10 Minute Torah

Choppers over Jerusalem

Helicopters are flying over Jerusalem again.

Oct 09, 2015 | Alden Solovy

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