Featured Stories & Updates


Rabbi's Reflection: Vows

May 15, 2019

By: Rabbi Steven Schwartz

He fed her tenderly, a soft smile on his lips, and a gentle glow in his eyes.  They had a table for two, at the back of the restaurant, just at the edge of the candlelight.  She was dressed elegantly; her eyes sparkled, she smiled, they talked and laughed together, their conversation a product of years and years of a shared journey.


Bearing Witness: How Beth El Families Preserve Holocaust History on Yom Hashoah

May 03, 2019

By: Brandon Chiat, Digital Media Strategist 

“The Jewish people have all too often faced terrible persecution and tragedy,” Rabbi Steve Schwartz said. “The Jewish people survive because we maintain faith in the possibility of a better future. There is something very Jewish about maintaining hope even in the darkest times.“


4 "Can't Miss" Vendors at Unique Boutique

May 01, 2019

The Beth El Sisterhood proudly presents the premier shopping event of Beth El’s social calendar: Unique Boutique! 

The 15th annual spring shopping spree begins on Sunday, May 5 and runs through Tuesday, May 7th. Many crowd-favorite vendors will return for this year’s event, as well as first-time vendors selling new products! 

Here are four vendors to check out at this year’s Unique Boutique: