Augusta, Maine

Yom Shishi, 27 Tammuz 5774
  • A welcoming community
  • A diverse community
  • A learning community
  • A Maine community
  • A welcoming community
  • A diverse community
  • A learning community
  • A Maine community

Upcoming Events


6:00pm Jul.25.2014 - 8:30pm Jul.25.2014
Cancelled - Potluck and Shabbat Service


Jul.26.2014 10:30am - 12:00pm
Cancelled - Torah Study


Jul.26.2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cancelled - Kiddush Lunch


Jul.27.2014 9:00am - 1:00pm
Building workday


Jul.28.2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Choir practice


Jul.29.2014 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Rosh Hodesh Group


Jul.31.2014 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Ritual Committee

The Rabbi's Corner

The long, slow process of transformation

I was recently asked to speak about the topic of “transformation” at a conference. In American culture, we often think of spiritual transformation as a quick process, something like, “God spoke to me and I changed my life!” But in Judaism we have a different model of transformation.  Read more...

What's Happening at TBE

ice-creamJoin Us for Calories & Camaraderie at the 
Second Annual Ice Cream Social— Sunday, July 20th @ 3pm 

July 20th is National Ice Cream Day and TBE is celebrating with our Second Annual Ice Cream Social. Young and old alike are welcome. Please bring a topping to share and RSVP by calling the Temple Office (622-7450) or online with the link in the weekly email. Maine ranks #1 in ice cream consumed per capita, so we know we have some ice cream eaters out there!

Who We Are

Temple Beth El is a diverse, welcoming community that embraces inclusiveness, promotes lifelong Jewish learning, and encourages active participation in Jewish life in Central Maine. We are committed to the progressive ideals of Reform Judaism, and we welcome members and visitors who represent a wide range of Jewish experiences. We seek to deepen our members’ connections to Judaism, foster a spirit of community within our congregation, and engage in social action in the world beyond our synagogue. 


entranceClick below to read about the latest happenings at Temple Beth El. 

• July 2014

• June 2014

• May 2014

• April 2014

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