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B’nai Israel

Your connection to the Baton Rouge Jewish community.

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  1. Thu 22

    URJ Introduction to Judaism Online

    Thursdays, March 18 – July 29,
    Apr 22 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  2. Fri 23

    Hybrid Union Prayer Book Shabbat Service (live and via Zoom)

    You must RSVP. To reserve you
    Apr 23 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  3. Sat 24

    Seeking Shabbat via Zoom

    Apr 24 @ 9:30am - 10:45am
  4. Sat 24

    Havdalah via Zoom

    Hosted by Victor and Esther Sachse
    Apr 24 @ 5:00pm - 5:30pm
  5. Sun 25

    Last Day of Religious School

    Last Day of Religious School Confirmation
    Apr 25 @ 9:30am - 11:30am
  6. Sun 25

    Jewish Cooking Club via Zoom – hosted by Beth Shalom Synagogue

    Gail Sherman will lead us in
    Apr 25 @ 11:00am - 1:00pm
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Join for Shabbat!

Fridays @6:00pm
Shabbat Service (live and via zoom)

Saturdays @9:30am
Seeking Shabbat & Torah Study (via Zoom) – Reflecting  our efforts to seek and create that special time for ourselves in order to encounter the holy.


Visit our calendar for dates and details – all are welcome!

We are connected…

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by our Traditions

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to our Community

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with our Youth

👋 Shalom, I’m Rabbi Appel.

“We have opportunities to experience the sweetness of learning for all ages. We support and sustain each other through celebrations and challenges. We are working to help the next generation develop into mensches, the amazing people we know they can be.”

Batsheva Appel Rabbi

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