Temple Beth Israel

Temple Beth Israel is Altoona, Pennsylvania's Reform Jewish Congregation. Founded at the turn of the last century, Temple Beth Israel has been an active part of the Altoona and greater Jewish community for nearly 100 years.
Sep 3 2015

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Join the Temple Beth Israel team “The Bubbies” on Sunday, October 4th at 12:30 pm at Peoples Natural Gas field for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.Donate to the team online or pick up registration forms in the Temple office.

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Audrey Korotkin

It’s Double the Mitzvah!

Posted on August 17th, 2015 by Audrey Korotkin

Please come share in the joy as Brett and Alex Thaler are called to the Torah as B’nai Mitzvah on Friday night, September 4th, at 7:00 PM. Together they will lead the entire worship service, and each will read and teach Torah. Their family is sponsoring a celebratory oneg in their honor following services.


For the week of September 4th:

  • Betty Bard
  • Richard Dudley
  • Abraham N. Hoffenberg
  • Beatrice Krier
  • Lee Kusner
  • Doctor Meyer W. Rubenstein
  • Samuel Scheinberg