• Carmel Jewish Film Festival

    Carmel Jewish Film Festival

  • Carmel Jewish Film Festival

    Carmel Jewish Film Festival

  • High Holy Days

    High Holy Days

  • High Holy Days

    High Holy Days

  • High Holy Days

    High Holy Days

  • Roast & Toast

    Roast & Toast

  • Rabbi Bruce & Susan Greenbaum

    Rabbi Bruce & Susan Greenbaum

  • March for Martin Luther King

    March for Martin Luther King

  • Purim CARnival

    Purim CARnival

  • Erev Shavuot Concert

    Erev Shavuot Concert

  • 2020-21 Last Day of Religious School

    2020-21 Last Day of Religious School

  • 2021 Last Day of Religious School T’filah

    2021 Last Day of Religious School T’filah

  • Hebrew School

    Hebrew School

  • Jewish Food Festival

    Jewish Food Festival

  • Jewish Food Festival

    Jewish Food Festival

  • Mitzvah Day

    Mitzvah Day

  • Mitzvah Day

    Mitzvah Day

  • You In The Pew

    You In The Pew

Updated Covid Protocol – 5.1.22
• Beginning today, all are welcome to join us for worship and programs in the building, regardless of vaccination status.
• For those who are fully vaccinated, masks are optional but encouraged.
• ​​​​​​​For those who are unvaccinated or ineligible for vaccination, masks are required.
We thank you for your understanding as we navigate our changing world, and work to open our building, worship, and services to the full community while still prioritizing and caring for the vulnerable among us.


What’s Happening at CBI

Welcome to Congregation Beth Israel

Congregation Beth Israel’s mission is to be a welcoming and inclusive center for Jewish life in the Monterey Peninsula area.

Congregation Beth Israel is the dynamic, vibrant center for Jewish life in the Monterey Peninsula and surrounding area.

Our members celebrate and nurture relationships with God and with each other while respecting and wrestling with our Jewish tradition. Our doors are open to all who seek the guidance of our Jewish faith. We strive to make a positive impact on our community, the environment, and on the human condition through Tikkun Olam.

 

June is Membership Month

June is Membership Month

June 2022

CBI is not possible without you, our members. In order to take on the challenges of 2022-23 and beyond, we need you. Your pledges are our largest source of support. These funds make possible the programming and services we provide all year long. With such a strong community, we will certainly meet the special challenges of helping and caring for each other. We are grateful that you are joining us on this journey.
With this link you can submit your commitment electronically or print and mail your response to CBI:

Community Shabbat Dinner is Back!

Community Shabbat Dinner is Back!

June 24, 2022

We are so excited to resume our monthly tradition of Shabbat dinners, prepared by Malina Breaux and her fabulous kitchen crew. Savor a sense of community and food worthy of celebration at 6:15 PM on Friday, June 24. Join us as we offer blessings for the bread and wine and sing traditional music to begin our gatherings. For now, dinner will be limited to 40 guests, all fully vaccinated. Evening services follow, if you wish to attend. Call or email the CBI office for reservations.

CBI Security Update & Training

CBI Security Update & Training

June 26, 2022

Please join us at CBI on Sunday, June 26, at 11:00 AM for an update on all our security improvements and training designed specifically for our community. The program will include the latest thinking on situational awareness, active shooter/intruder “RUN, HIDE, FIGHT” training, specific procedures for sheltering in place, and a review of CBI exits. There will be lunch for the group following the program and the opportunity to interact with the instructors. Please call or email the office to reserve a spot.