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Congregation Beth Israel

A warm community for friendship, learning and worship

535 Progress Avenue, Munster, Indiana 46321
Phone: 219-922-0101

Welcome to Congregation Beth Israel

A warm and welcoming community, Congregation Beth Israel is a member of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism. Whether you are looking for a place to pray, a place to learn or just a place to spend time having fun with other Jews, our doors are always open to welcome you. Please join us for services or for any programs that interest you.


CBI invites congregation members—and the community-at-large—to join in on conversations featuring ideas from some of the greatest minds of our generation.

Upcoming Events

    • Sisterhood
      Sisterhood will present a guest speaker on Thursday, August 4
    • Tisha B'Av Services
      Saturday, August 13 and 14
      Tisha B'Av, the ninth of Av, commemorates the destruction of Jerusalem and the loss of Jewish independence in the land of Israel. A day of fasting and national mourning. Tisha B'Av has also become a time to recognize other catastrophic events in the life of the Jewish people.
    • Beginnings of Judaism
      Sunday, August 21
      Professor Isaiah M. Gafni leads a spirited and provocative exploration of how the Jewish faith struggled to continually redefine itself during the first thousand years after the completion of the last books of the Hebrew Bible. We watch his lecture and discuss its subjects.
    • Shabbat service and dinner
      Friday, August 26