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Temple School starts September 8—register 
 online, or download the forms.

Click here to see pictures from TBE events.

Learn about some of the many social justice actions  in which TBE has participated.

New Machzors!
(High Holiday Prayer Books)
 Available for purchase—at cost—for our membership and community.

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for more highlighted events.

Temple Beth El Jewish Community Center

Reform Judaism Santa Cruz Style

Temple Beth El is a warm, welcoming,
inclusive, egalitarian community.

Join us for a single service or for a lifetime.
There is a place for everyone at Temple Beth El.
Welcome home.

Click here to learn more about Temple Beth El Aptos

Click here for information about renting our facility
for your next meeting or special event.

Support Temple Beth El

Temple Beth El is a sacred community—a Kehillah Kedoshah—and we rely on the generosity of our congregants and members of the broader Santa Cruz area community. Your contribution ensures that we can continue to offer inspirational worship, stimulating educational programs and meaningful activities to build connections amongst our temple families. Thank you.

Our Rabbis

Senior Rabbi Rabbi Paula Marcus

Associate Rabbi Rabbi Shifra Weiss Penzias

Rabbi Emeritus Rabbi Richard Litvak

Wed, August 21 2019 20 Av 5779