Welcome to Beth Israel Congregation. A place for you, a place for your family. A place to increase your Jewish knowledge, to grow spiritually, and nourish your Jewish soul. A place for children preschool through college-age to flourish and to grow into vital Jewish adults. A place for parents and other family members to share Jewish holiday and life-cycle events. A place for all to grow, learn and explore. Be a part of a of a dynamic community.
Beth Israel is a place to come home to, again and again.
Please join us in welcoming Rabbi Rachel Blatt Director of Lifelong Learning to our Beth Israel Community!
Read about Rabbi Blatt in the Jewish Times.
As Director of Lifelong Learning, Rabbi Blatt will:
- Develop educational programs for adults, families and children of all ages
- Develop meaningful Shabbat experiences for families and children
- Oversee our award-winning Youth Programs
- Work closely with our Religious School and assume responsibility for the school in the 2015-2016 school year
- Serve as a resource to our Beth Israel community
Rabbi Blatt has expertise in formal and informal Jewish education, and has served as the Assistant Director of a Religious School, a Judaics educator for adults, children and families, as well as the head of Judaics for Camp Ramah. She holds a Masters in Rabbinic Studies and a Masters of Arts in Jewish Education as well as ordination from the Zeigler School of Rabbinic Studies, American Jewish University.
Rabbi Blatt is in the process of relocating to Owings Mills with her husband, Rabbi Marc Blatt and their twin 4 year old daughters.
HOLD THE DATE!
Celebrate Shabbat with Rabbi Blatt on September 5-6, 2014. More details to follow.
Friday Night Kabbalat Shabbat