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Shacharit Services:  Mondays & Thursdays at 8 am
Friday Shabbat Services:  Fridays at 5:30 pm                                
Saturday Shabbat Services:  Saturdays at 10:00 am
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If you know of anyone who is homebound or in a home or hospital and would like a clergy visit,  please call the office at (508) 674-3529 or e-mail
Rabbi Mark Elber
Cantor Shoshana Brown

Temple Beth El  *  385 High St, Fall River, MA  02720  *  (508) 674-3529

Temple Beth El
An Independent Conservative Synagogue in Fall River, Massachusetts
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If you would like to come to a service at Temple Beth El
but are not currently a member, please call the office
at least two days in advance at (508) 674-3529.
            April 2024:
     Adar II/Nisan  5784

Friday, April 5 (26 Adar II)
Shabbat Service           5:30 pm
Candle Lighting            6:58 pm

Saturday, April 6 (27 Adar II)
Shabbat HaChodesh
Weekly Portion:          10:00 am

Tuesday, April 9 (1 Nisan)
Rosh Chodesh Nisan

Friday, April 12 (4 Nisan)
Shabbat Service           5:30 pm
Candle Lighting             7:05 pm

Saturday, April 13 (5 Nisan)
Weekly Portion: Tazria  10:00 am

Friday, April 19 (11 Nisan)
Shabbat Service           5:30 pm
Candle Lighting            7:13 pm

Saturday, April 20 (12 Nisan)
Shabbat HaGadol
Weekly Portion:          10:00 am

Monday, April 22 (14 Nisan)
Erev Passover
Fast of the First Born
Morning Service (siyyum for first born)                           8:00 am
Candle Lighting             7:16 pm
First Seder (evening)

Tuesday, April 23 (15 Nisan)
Passover – First Day    10:00 am
Candle Lighting    after  8:18 pm
Second Seder (evening)

Wednesday, April 24 (16 Nisan)
Passover – Second Day 10:00 am

Friday, April 26 (18 Nisan)
Shabbat/Chol Hamo’ed Svc  5:30
Candle Lighting               7:21 pm

Saturday, April 27 (19 Nisan)
Chol Hamo’ed Service   10:00 am

Sunday, April 28 (20 Nisan)
Candle Lighting              7:23 pm

Monday, April 29 (21 Nisan)
Passover – Seventh Day 10:00 am
Candle Lighting       after 8:25 pm

Tuesday, April 30 (22 Nisan)
Passover – Eighth Day   10:00 am
Click here to view Rabbi Mark's selections from his new poetry book, 'Headstone."  You will be sent to a site on YouTube.
Click here to read a statement about changes regarding
the recent sale of the Fall River Jewish Home

Click here for an original poem by Cantor Shoshana Brown, written for parashat Vayetzei, December 16, 2022

"Man of Ups and Downs:"
Click here to view the performance of the a capella group, "Honorable Menschen" at the 95th Anniversary Celebration on June 11, 2023 at Temple Beth El.
Click here to watch the complete 95th Anniversary Celebration of two institutions:  Temple Beth El and BIll Chebot.  Enjoy!

Book of Remembrance

“Make a Minyan” Shabbat Service

Please join us on Saturday, April 13th at 10:00 am
in the chapel or on Zoom. 
It has been wonderful to hear Torah chanted
at these special services, and we can’t do it
without you! Nice Kiddush-luncheon to follow!  

Please mark your calendars and be sure to arrive
(in person or on Zoom) before 11 am!

Letter to Congregation Temple Beth EL - December 2023

Herald News Article:  "'Resilient' Beth-El Congregation downsizing from iconic synagogue  but will 'continue on." 
Story by Dan Medeiros, pictures by Colin Furze
Herald News Article:  Ken Littman's Obituary
by Dan Medeiros

Please welcome our newly elected
Temple President,

Richard “Rick” Schwartz

     Rick has been a member of our Board of Directors for many years and has worked  closely with Steve Silverman, our outgoing president, particularly with regard to building maintenance issues.  We look forward to his leadership in the years ahead, and thank him for taking on this vital role at this critical time for our Temple community.
April 2024 Bulletin