Temple B'naii Israel has been the hub of Jewish acivity in central New Hampshire for the past 80 years.
The congregation is affiliated with Reform Judaism, however our members' beliefs and traditions range from traditional conservatism to modern versions of Reform practice.
We are active participants on the Lakes Region Interfaith Council of Religious Groups and play a positive role in the community at large.
December 13, 2013 - Remembering Nelson Mandela
November 22, 2013 - Ethics Rooted in Empathy
October 18, 2013 - Response to the Pew Study on American Jews
Yom Kippur 5773 Morning Service: The Search for a Usable Past
Erev Yom Kippur 5773: Resilience - Our Toolbox for Yom Kippur
Rosh Hashana 5774 Morning Service: Why Be Jewish?
Erev Rosh Hashana 5774: General Anesthesia of the Soul
May 3, 2013 - We Laugh and Cry with the Same Eyes
March 29, 2013 - Jewish Anxiety
December 14, 2012 - The Art of Giving
November 2, 2012 - Opening the Eyes of the Blind
Yom Kippur 5773 Morning Service: A Fresh Start
Erev Yom Kippur 5773: Allowing Our Hearts to Break
Rosh Hashana 5773 Morning Service: Guard My Tongue from Evil
Erev Rosh Hashana 5773: We Have A Choice
August 24, 2012 - Justice, Justice You Shall Pursue
August 10, 2012 - An Attitude of Gratitude
July 27, 2012 - Devarim D’var
May 18, 2012 - Reading to the End
May 4, 2012 - Moving Beyond Hatred
February 10, 2012 - Does God Care Who Wins the Super Bowl?
January 6, 2012 - Blessing Our Children
December 16, 2011 - Hanukkah Message
Erev Yom Kippur 5772: Ayekhah? Where Are You?
Yom Kippur 5772 Morning Service: The Danger of Perfection
Rosh Hashana 5772 Morning Service: Open Up Our Eyes
Erev Rosh Hashana 5772: Commencement
August 5, 2011
July 15, 2011
July 8, 2011
June 3, 2011
May 27, 2011
Erev Rosh Ha Shana 5771: This is the Hour of Change (.doc)
Rosh Ha Shana 5771 Morning Service: Life Lessons (.doc)
Kol Nidre - "Finding Balance" (.doc)
Yom Kippur Morning - "The Unanticipated Future" (.doc)
Interfaith Thanksgiving Sermon (.doc)
TBI Affiliate Program
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Tu B'Shevat 2014!
They Were Not Silent
On October 19, we showed a film called They Were Not Silent, about the work of the Jewish Labor Committee. Those who were unable to attend the viewing can still watch it online for free.
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Laconia, NH 03246
President Marsha Ostroff