Whether you consider yourself spiritual but not religious or observant but needing inspiration, we understand that it might feel hard to experience a personal connection with your Judaism in a large congregational setting. At Beth El, you’ll discover (or create) spiritual opportunities to make Judaism uniquely yours. From full congregational events to more intimate gatherings, we provide a variety of accessible and creative prayer experiences.

Signature services.

We understand that each person’s Jewish journey is unique. For that reason, we help each other foster a connection with Judaism that is personally meaningful.

Shir Joy: A Friday Night Experience

Friday night services, transformed! Join us “in the round” for an elevated, immersive, and spiritual excursion into Shabbat featuring uplifting prayer, and soul-soothing live music.

Healing Service

In need of healing for yourself or someone you love? Unburden your worries in a safe and supportive environment. No matter what challenge you’re going through, you’ll leave this service feeling lighter, happier, and more hopeful.

Morning Gratitude

Join the Soul Center on weekday mornings at 8:45 for a morning Soul Boost! This 30-minute session will help you start the day with gratitude, reflection, and intention.

Island Shabbat

Get away from it all at our annual Island Shabbat service featuring calypso takes on familiar Shabbat melodies performed by Cantor Thom King, the Beth El Choir, and the Catonsville High School Steel-Drum Band.

Senior Shabbat

Our members don’t slow down or step back as they get older — they do more than ever to help our community grow, learn, and thrive. Our Seniors officiate this exceptional Shabbat service, making it clear that getting older doesn’t mean settling for things as they are but working to make things better for all.

Sisterhood Shabbat

The ladies of Beth El’s Sisterhood facilitate a thoughtful Shabbat service celebrating the timeless ideals of our Jewish matriarchs and preserving the cherished rituals of Jewish tradition.

Kol Echad

Experience a truly inclusive Shabbat. Kol Echad is a sensory-friendly, musical, and pluralistic Shabbat service geared toward families with children of all abilities.

Shabbat Metuka

Taste the sweetness of Shabbat at the religious school’s monthly Saturday morning service! Led by Cantor Melanie Blatt and a different Religious School class every Saturday, this delightful service is a multigenerational opportunity to celebrate Shabbat in a family space.

PRAYground Shabbat

Shabbat should be fun and joyous for Jews of all ages! Beth El families gather in Generations Park to celebrate Shabbat with song, play, and laughter.

Seersucker Shabbat

Every summer on the Saturday closest to July 4th, Beth El’s clergy and members dawn their most dapper seersucker outfits for a stylish Shabbat service.

Schedule of Daily Services

Sunday

Morning

Morning Service @ 9:15 a.m.

Evening

Evening Services @ 5:30 p.m.

Monday

Morning

Morning Services @ 8:00 a.m. (7:45 a.m. on Rosh Chodesh)

Evening

Evening Services @ 6:45 p.m.

Tuesday

Morning

Morning Services @ 8:00 a.m. (7:45 a.m. on Rosh Chodesh)

Evening

Evening Services @ 6:45 p.m.

Wednesday

Morning

Morning Services @ 8:00 a.m. (7:45 a.m. on Rosh Chodesh)

Evening

Evening Services @ 6:45 p.m.

Thursday

Morning

Morning Services @ 8:00 a.m. (7:45 a.m. on Rosh Chodesh)

Evening

Evening Services @ 6:45 p.m.

Friday

Morning

Morning Services @ 8:00 a.m. (7:45 a.m. on Rosh Chodesh)

Evening

Kabbalat Shabbat Services @ 5:45 p.m.

Saturday

Morning

Morning Services @ 10:00 a.m.

Evening

Shabbat Evening Services @ 6:00 p.m.

Evening Services time varies, see calendar for exact time.

Livestream services.

Livestream archive.

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