Worship

Praying Together: We offer a wide range of meaningful spiritual experiences.
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Religious School

Reform Jewish Religious School

Jewish learning is fun at TBO!  Find out about our dynamic programs for all ages. 
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Social Justice

Tikkun Olam Repair the World Social Justice Projects

Tikkun Olam (Repairing the World): Help us make a difference in our community and around the world.
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Upcoming Events

  1. Fri 17

    Oneg

    Aug 17 @ 5:30pm - 6:00pm
  2. Fri 17

    Shabbat Evening Service

    Aug 17 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  3. Sat 18

    Summer Torah Study

    Aug 18 @ 10:00am - 11:30am
  4. Tue 21

SPOTLIGHT

MERGER NEWS – NAMING AND DESIGN SURVEY! 

On June 1, 2018 the leadership of Temple Beth El of Northern Valley and Temple Beth Or signed our merger agreement!  On behalf of the merged entity, Temple Beth El is now in the process of purchasing the property at 660 Kinderkamack Road in Oradell. Read more about this exciting news.

EARLY CHILDHOOD CLASS: SUMMER SINGING WITH CANTOR SARAH

Weekly Family Music Class (Kids age 0-5) Tuesday August 7, 14, 21, and 28. 
All classes begin at 10:00 AM.

Join Cantor Sarah for a joyful morning of singing, dancing, playing musical instruments and stories!  All families are welcome as we explore both Jewish and secular music.

SUMMER WORSHIP HOURS

Starting Friday, June 22 Temple Beth Or will be following the summer worship schedule:

Friday evening services will be held at 6:00 pm with an oneg beginning at 5:30 pm.  Beginning in July, Torah Study will be held in volunteer’s homes at 10:00 am. Contact the TBO offfice for locations.  In August, Torah Study will return to TBO. The regular worship schedule will resume on September 7.

SISTERHOOD ROSH HASHANAH GREETING CARD

Send Rosh Hashanah Greetings to everyone in the Temple Beth Or Community using the online form. If you wish to send a check, download the printable form, fill out and mail it to the address listed.

RELIGIOUS SCHOOL REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

We are so excited to continue learning, singing, chanting, blessing, reading, snacking, art and crafting, playing, laughing, connecting, and growing together for the 2018-19 / 5779 school year.

Register for Religious School online.  (If you haven’t set a password yet- a window will prompt you to do so.) Scroll down to the School Enrollment section and click on Enroll Now. Make sure to choose the Religious School 5779. Click here to download the 5779 Religious School Calendar.

JEWISH ETHICS STUDY GROUP

Every Wednesday, 12:00-1:00 pm

Join Rabbi Noah for a weekly exploration of relevant and controversial issues in Jewish ethics.  We will take on ethical questions from current events, as well as classic issues in medical ethics, business ethics, and more  Feel free to bring lunch!

VOLUNTEER TO BRIGHTEN THE DAY OF LOCAL SENIORS! 

Each Tuesdsay and Thursday, Temple Beth Or opens its doors to a local senior citizens program.  TBO is calling on volunteers to donate an hour (11:15 am-12:15 pm) to lead a discussion, make a craft, or give a talk to this lively group of 15-20 engaged and interested seniors. 

All topics and activities are welcome! (Crafts, history, music, current events, or any other interest you’d like to share).  Supplies and audio-visual equipment are available.

If you’re curious, have an idea, or want to sign-up, contact: Ruth Beckman: ruthb@yjcc.org, 201-666-6610 ext. 2, or Linda Kessing: Lkeesing@gmail.com

 

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Israel: There Must Be Another Way

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