Beth Israel Synagogue Vancouver

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Beth Israel Service Updates

Sunday- Friday morning services are currently only on zoom.

Sunday-Thursday evening services are in-person and on zoom.

Snack & Yak, Kabbalat Shabbat, and Saturday morning services are in-person and on zoom.

** Masks are recommended outside but required indoors. For more information click here for our COVID-19 Updates.

Shabbat Services: 

Friday at 5:30/6pm (Snack n Yak and Kabbalat Shabbat)

Saturday at 9:30am and 9:50pm (Ma’ariv & Havdalah)

The Saturday night service will be at 9:50pm.

Click here for all Shabbat Services.

We are delighted to welcome you back for in-person Shabbat Services!


Our Beth Israel Daily and Weekly Online Schedule (clicking/tapping on the titles takes you straight to the video conference):

  1. 8am Daily Minyan (9:30 on Sundays and Statutory Holidays) Meeting ID: 917-188-318 (Morning Siddur)
  2. 6pm Daily Minyan 676-047-740 (Afternoon Siddur, Evening Siddur) (Also held in-person at Beth Israel)
  3. Daily Text Study (Musar) – Monday to Friday at 9:30am.  251-508-039
  4. SHABBAT SERVICES (Friday Evening and Saturday Morning and Evening) 572-534-893 (Friday Night Siddur, Shabbat Morning Siddur)
  5. Weekly World Affairs Discussion Group – Tuesdays at 1:30pm 701-608-375
  6. Weekly Zoom & Talmud – Thursday at 7:45pm 682-138-098
  7. Weekly Atid & Kadima (Gr. 4-7) Zoom Night – Wednesdays at 7pm 878-347-878
  8. Weekly USY (Gr. 8-12) Zoom Night – Thursdays at 8pm  147-136-367 (Next session: August 5th)
  9. Weekly Prime Time with BI- 917-6313-7414 (Next Session August 17th @7:30 pm) 

Phone numbers to call and listen/talk from your phone instead of using Zoom:

778-907-2071 from Canada or 253-215-8782 if you’re currently in the US (you’ll be prompted to enter the meeting ID, which is the number next to each program above)

Shabbat B’Yachad

July 23rd & August 20th @ 5 pm

A Picnic Shabbat Dinner for families of all ages!

Click here to register

Shabbat with a Difference 2021

July 30th & August 27th

5:30pm Snack & Yak

6pm Services

Click here to join

Prime Time BI with Marion Rom

Gender and sexuality; the Halachah, the humanity, and the mitzvah of welcoming

Wednesday, August 17th, at 7:30 pm

Click here to join

Five Rabbis, Two Educational Programs, One Platform
Messianic Idea 

Thursday, August 19th @7:30pm

Selichot Program

Saturday, August 28th @9:00pm

Shabbat Sing-A-Long

Fridays from 12-12:30pm

@ Braemar Park 

Family Foodies with Lissa Weinberger 

Every Saturday Morning @ 11 in BI 

Starting July 10th!

If you are interested or would like more information (or know of someone), please contact Rabbi Bluman.

Please send resumes to Rabbi Bluman.

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BI Services Online

Monday-Friday

Morning Minyan: 8:00am
Evening Minyan: 6:00pm

Click/tap on either of the above lines to immediately join the service.

Sundays & Statutory Holidays

Morning Minyan: 9:30am
Evening Minyan: 6:00pm

Click/tap on either of the above lines to immediately join the service.

Shabbat: 

Fridays:

5:30pm “Snack n Yak” for schmoozing

6pm Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma’ariv services


Saturdays:

9:30am morning services

This Saturday Night Service will be at 9:50pm

Ma’ariv & Havdalah a few minutes after Shabbat ends 

CLICK HERE  to enter any of the three services above on Zoom.

Our Facility

Looking for a venue to host your next event? Look no further! Beth Israel has flexible indoor and outdoor event spaces for intimate parties, seated receptions and large events.

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Our Story

The history of Beth Israel Congregation begins in the 1920s, a time when young Jewish families were moving into the area around Fairview slopes, in the Oak Street area.

Beth Israel itself was born in 1932, a year of anxiety over the Depression. Thus it was a courageous act to contemplate forming a new congregation. That’s chutzpah!
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