Our mission is to provide a place, rooted in Jewish tradition, where all people feel welcome, supported and enriched. We strive to foster connections to our past, to our future and to the divine in an intimate, accepting community.
What's Happening at CBJ
Wednesdays at 7PM.
(If you are saying the Mourners Kaddish on any other weekday, please call the office to arrange.)
Friday Night Shabbat Service, 7:30 PM
(No Fridays until September)
Saturday Morning Service, 9:30 AM
Sunday Morning Service (when Religious School is in session), 9 AM.
An Easy and Secure Way to Make a Payment and/or Donation to CBJ!
Congregation B'nai Jacob is now accepting online payments via a secure credit card payment processor. No credit card information will be stored at any time. If you would like to make an online payment, click on the Make a Payment Button or Make a Donation which will always be below the Calendar. Use your Smart Phone, Tablet, Lap Top or Desk Top Computer and Support CBJ, anytime anywhere. All credit cards are accepted.
At Reeves park (CBJ if rain)
On Wednesday evening, August 7th, the Kehillah of Chester County in partnership with the Chester County religious schools is excited to be presenting a Tzofim Concert and Family Fun Night. In addition to providing this event as a community-wide get together for existing synagogue members and their families, we are promoting this as an outreach program in hopes of attracting unaffiliated families to enjoy the music and dancing of the talented troupe of teens from Israel, and to learn about the diverse Chester County congregations and what you have to offer.
Click HERE for more information.
PLEASE JOIN US For…
Meet and Greet
Ice Cream Sundae Shabbat
Friday, September 6, 2019
Eat a (small) early dinner, come to a
Family Shabbat Service, then make your own
ice cream sundae, visit with your CBJ family,
meet and greet prospective new members!
Sign up in the office or RSVP to Valerie
Something Shabbat Every Friday – September
6th Meet & Greet Shabbat with Ice Cream Sundae Oneg 6:30 PM
13th Guest Speaker: Benjamin Yeiser shares about his summer Perki-Bay Canoeing Expedition 7:30 PM
20th Birthday/Anniversary Shabbat with Ice Cream Sundae Oneg 7:30 PM
27th Preparing for Yamim Nora’im (Days of Awe) 7:30 PM
Saturday, November 16th, 2019
Doors Open at 5:45 PM, $25/person
CBJ Social Hall, Starr & Manavon Streets Phoenixville
● Trophies for Top Teams ●Door Prizes ●Laughter
● Fun ● Raffle Baskets ● 50/50 Raffle
● BYO Beverage of Choice
● Delicious Light Snacks and Desserts Provided
● Teams of 8 work best but the More the Merrier
● Help us raise money for CBJ and the Cemetery!
Have you heard about Community Portrait? It’s a population study, commissioned by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia once every 10 years, that will help us to most effectively evaluate and support the needs of our local Jewish communities. Your answers will help us to direct our resources to where they're most needed so our entire Jewish community can continue to grow and thrive! Keep an eye out for the survey in the mail to see if you've been selected to take part in the survey. Learn more at the link below!
Are you on Facebook?
Did you know that the ladies at CBJ are starting a Majong Group on Monday nights? Everyone needs to join both the official CBJ page and the CBJ private group (search for Congregation B'nai Jacob Group to join) on Facebook. Here you can find out many things that are going on and make suggestions to what you would like to see happen.
Food Distribution Program
CBJ has partnered with the Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) to create a network for delivering groceries to housebound people in Phoenixville one Sunday a month.
We are now delivering to 30 households in the area each month and we will be expanding to 36 households. In order to make this program as successful as possible, we need your help packing and delivering boxes! It's a small commitment with a big impact!
Sunday, 8/11/19 at 9:30AM
All congregants are welcome
UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS
Wed 7 Tzofim Concert and Family Fun Night in Reeves Park
Sun 11 Tikkun Olam/Social Action JRA Food Distribution 9:30AM