Congregation Beth El

222 Irvington Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079

P: (973) 763-0111

In its seventh decade, Beth El is a warm, welcoming and inclusive egalitarian Conservative community that offers a wide range of religious, educational, social and social action activities for all—from toddlers to seniors, newlyweds to empty nesters and interfaith families to same sex couples.

This synagogue participates in the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest's High Holiday Ticket MetroPass Program

Denominational Affiliation: Conservative Egalitarian

Approximate Number of Member Families: 400

Babysitting (ages 0-4)? Yes

Babysitting fee? None

Junior Congregation (ages 5-13)? Yes

Teen Program? Yes

Family Service? Yes

Physically Accessible Worship Space? Yes

On-site Parking? No

Accommodations for People with Hearing Impairments? Infra-red hearing device

Accommodations for People with Visual Disabilities? Large print prayer books

Description of High Holiday Services:
Beth El runs a full complement of services for all age groups and interests, including our main sanctuary service; Mini-Minyan (to age 5); Youth Services, Program and Lounge (Grades K-5); separate Middle School & High School Teen discussion groups; and a B'yachad Service, a quiet, intimate story and holiday-appropriate craft for families of children with unique needs or learning styles. We also offer a communal Tashlich and Minchah/Neilah/Havdalah, with a children's glow stick parade, at the end of Yom Kippur.