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.


Temple Beth Israel, along with Agudith Achim Congregation, maintains a Jewish cemetery on the outskirts of Altoona, PA. Mt. Sinai Cemetery has been used by the Jews of Altoona since 1873. The cemetery is divided into two sections: Temple Beth Israel maintains one half, Agudith Achim maintains the other.

For burial questions regarding the Reform section of Mt. Sinai Cemetery, please contact the Temple Office.

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