Welcome! Temple House of Israel is a Reform Jewish congregation in Staunton Virginia with members from Staunton and surrounding towns and counties. We also welcome students from the several college campuses in our area.
Learn about us, read about our history and what’s new in our bulletin, see our calendar, meet Rabbi Joe Blair, find interesting links, get directions, or learn how to contact us.
For information on events and the timing of Shabbat or Holiday services, please visit the calendar (linked in the bar above).
We look forward to meeting and greeting you when you come to our community!
The following articles were written by our own Dr. Ruth Chodrow and published in the Augusta County Historical Society Bulletin.
For more information about the Society, please visit www.augustacountyhs.org
Temple History article
Jewish Merchants article
April 3rd – 6:00 PM – Community Passover Seder (Reservations Required – click HERE for downloadable reservation)
April 11th – 10:00 AM – Shabbat services
April 19th – 2:00 PM – Book discussion – Chapters of the Heart
April 24th – 6:00 PM – Potluck dinner
[Note: The following is the sermon I delivered at the invitation of Rev. Shelby Ochs Owen at […]
[Note: The following is the sermon delivered by Rev. Owen at Temple House of Israel as part […]
Our Promised Land
Rosh HaShana 5775/2014
Temple Beth El, Harrisonburg, VA
Temple House of Israel, Staunton, VA
Rabbi Sue Levi Elwell
Find us in downtown Staunton