• Feel embraced

    “How goodly are your tents, O Jacob, your dwelling places, O Israel.” Numbers 24:5
  • Be inspired

    “The world rests on three things: Torah, prayer and acts of loving kindness.” Pirkei Avot 1:2
  • Link past to future

    “Know from where you have come to know what your legacy will be.” Pirkei Avot 3:1
  • Share life’s journey

    “To every thing there is a season and a time to every purpose under the heaven.” Kohelet 3:1
  • Homeless Shelter

    Make a difference

    “If I am only for myself, what am I? If not now, when?” Rabbi Hillel

Featured Events

Sisterhood Shabbat & Kiddush Luncheon

07 May 2016 | 09:30 am
Join us for a lovely service conducted by Sisterhood members followed by a delicious luncheon. All members of the congregation and community
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Cyberbullying: A Conversation with Sarah Darer

10 May 2016 | 07:30 pm
As an author and columnist, Sarah Darer gets an interesting combination of fan mail and hate mail. But the trend she’s seen in hate mail,
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Mediterranean Shabbat

13 May 2016 | 07:30 pm
Avram Pengas, Zvi Klein, Seido Salifoski and Nick Mandoukas will once again join Rabbi Hammerman and Cantor Fishman for a totally different
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Kabbalat Shabbat with Nava Tehila

20 May 2016 | 07:30 pm
Join us for a special Kabbalat Shabbat with Cantor Fishman and the Nava Tehila Ensemble from Jerusalem. The ensemble is part of the Nava Tehila
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Annual Cantor’s Concert — Soul to Soul

02 Jun 2016 | 07:00 pm
Following last year’s sold-out performance of From Rosenfeld to Robeson, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) returns to Temple Beth El
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TBE News

Join the TBE Team for Hope in Motion Walk & Run

Temple Beth El will once again participate in the Hope in Motion Walk & Run. Hope in Motion is Stamford Hospital’s year-round fundraising...
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TBE Forms Keruv Committee

We live in a world, according to the Pew Research Center, where the overall intermarriage rate of Jews in the United States stands at 58 percent....
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Calendar of Activities

May
6
Fri
2016
Kabbalat Shabbat
May 6 @ 7:30 pm
May
7
Sat
2016
Sisterhood Shabbat & Kiddush Luncheon
May 7 @ 9:30 am

For more information, click here

May
9
Mon
2016
Women’s Rosh Chodesh Discussion Group
May 9 @ 7:30 pm

rosh-chodeshShare a warm and cozy evening of Sisterhood and education at the home of Rosalea Fisher. Marcia Lane will lead a discussion with historical topics relating to the new month.

Join us for ushering in the month of Iyar.

Please RSVP to Rosalea.

May
10
Tue
2016
Cyberbullying: A Conversation with Sarah Darer
May 10 @ 7:30 pm

For more information, click here.

May
11
Wed
2016
Yom Hazikaron
May 11 all-day
May
12
Thu
2016
Yom Ha’atzmaut
May 12 all-day
May
13
Fri
2016
Mediterranean Shabbat
May 13 @ 7:30 pm

avram-pengas

Avram Pengas, Zvi Klein, Seido Salifoski and Nick Mandoukas will once again join Rabbi Hammerman and Cantor Fishman for a totally different Friday night musical service and Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) celebration and sing-a-long — all cabaret style in our social hall.

Listen to a rich musical palette of the entire Mediterranean region and beyond created by the breathtaking and exquisite playing of bouzouki (a stringed Greek instrument), guitar, oud, clarinet, and percussion.

RSVP is requested.

May
14
Sat
2016
Shabbat Services
May 14 @ 9:30 am
May
18
Wed
2016
Executive Committee Meeting
May 18 @ 7:30 pm
May
20
Fri
2016
Kabbalat Shabbat with Nava Tehila
May 20 @ 7:30 pm

nava-tehila

Join Cantor Fishman and the Nava Tehila Ensemble.

The ensemble is part of the Nava Tehila (Hebrew for “beautiful praise”) Jewish Renewal Congregation, which was founded in a Jerusalem living room on Shabbat Shirah 2005 and has become one of the world’s most innovative musical prayer communities. Its original melodies are now heard and sung in synagogues across Israel and around the globe.