Welcome to Congregation Beth El

Congregation Beth El is a Conservative synagogue whose mission is to create a home for every soul by offering a variety of Jewish experiences to nourish the mind, heart, and spirit, while being a caring Jewish community.


      Schedule of Synagogue Services                      Hanukkah: History, Holiday, & Jewish Identity

Friday November 24
Kabbalat Shabbat - 6:15 p.m. Stone Family Sanctuary
Candle Lighting - 4:25 p.m.
Saturday November 25 - Parashat Vayetzei
Torah Study - 9:00a.m. Jacobs Family Community Hall
Shabbat Morning Service - 9:30 a.m. Stone Family Sanctuary
Havdallah - 5:28 p.m.
Daily Minyan in the Beit Midrash
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Mornings 7:30 a.m.
Monday and Thursday Mornings 7:20 a.m.
Sunday Mornings 9:00 a.m.
Wednesdays November 29 & December 6  7:30 p.m.
Before enjoying Hanukkah this year, take this opportunity to discover with Rabbi Ron Shulman that there’s much more to our Festival of Lights than a legend about oil. We’ll explore the history and significance of Hanukkah in order to discover insights for who we are and how we live as Jews today.

Israel at 70
Israel-Jordan Relations: A Look Across the Border
Saturday, December 9
Following Shabbat Services
Join us for lunch after Shabbat Services to hear
from Dr. Tamar Arieli, visiting Israeli scholar.
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Hanukkah - Celebrate the Festival of Lights at Congregation Beth El

We've got something for everyone! Celebrate Hanukkah with us at Congregation Beth El. Hanukkah begins on Tuesday evening December 12.
Hag Urim Sameach! Happy Festival of LIghts!

Celebrate the Fourth Night of Hanukkah at our Shabbat B'Yachad Musical Service, followed by a Holiday Dinner, and Fun-Filled Game Night for all ages. Please RSVP here to join us.

 Here are other ways to celebrate the Festival of Lights with your Congregation Beth El family.

                                            Calendar Listings of Upcoming Events

Shabbat Programs, Adult Education Classes,
Israel Programs, and Synagogue Events
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Youth Groups, Family Programs, Viterbi Torah School, Chai 20s/30s, Women's Connection, and Men's Club



If you are new to San Diego, we invite you to join us for Shabbat services, and our other programs.

Please call or email our synagogue office for information.



Thank you for celebrating Congregation Beth El’s 60 years, 1957-2017.

Donate to the Capital Campaign here.        

Growing & Fostering Our Jewish World

CBE Adult Education 2015-2016  

Life Long Learning

Educational programming at Beth El offers opportunities for congregants to engage in a journey of learning and spiritual growth. 
 Viterbi Torah School and Jewish Journeys: Adult Education at Beth El, people of all ages are
challenged to think, question and contribute creatively to our common journey. 


Tikkun & Hesed Committees

Our community is actively involved with coordinating the efforts of the congregation’s activities, fulfilling the mitzvah of tikkun olam,
repairing the world. Visit our Tikkun Page and Hesed Page


Women's Connection & Men's Club

Our Women's Connection (celebrating its 61st year!) and Men's Club provide a fun and vibrant environment for their members through programming and friendship. They support the congregation, its youth and religious school, and sponsor programs of joint interest with
other Congregation Beth El committees.


Youth & Family

Our Youth & Family groups combines social, educational, religious and social action programs to create opportunities for our synagogue’s families with children to create lasting friendships.


Israel Committee

The mission of Beth El's Israel Committee is to engage CBE members and inspire a connection with Israel through
advocacy and education. Take a look at our page and join us for inspiring programming.


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Fri, November 24 2017 6 Kislev 5778