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Welcome To Jewish Life in the Desert

Welcome To Jewish Life in the Desert

Come pray and worship with us. Here we are reading the Megillah during Purim.

Our Tent is Your Tent

Our Tent is Your Tent

A place you can call home. A place you can make friends. A place full of life.

Partying Like a Jew

Partying Like a Jew

Finding joy and make a home in the desert. Celebrate the high holidays and fellowship with our mishpacha.


100-Year Centennial Celebration

Save these dates for our exciting 100th Anniversary events.

Dec 27 -- Sparks of Compassion
Dec 28 -- Dr Weinkle Lecture & Concert
Dec 29 -- 100 Yr Anniversary Launch Party
Jan 19 -- Voices of the Tribe Concert
Feb 9 -- Big Event: Roaring 20's Casino Night
Mar 8 -- Purim Event of the Century
Aug 2 -- Hike, חי & Chai
Nov 15 -- Heart & Sol Gala of a Lifetime
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(UPDATE 3/18/2020) Due to recent policy changes regarding the spread of coronavirus into New Mexico, Congregation B’nai Israel will be CLOSED starting March 13, 2020 at 3:30p  through the end of April 2020 as our leadership explores options to address this issue and the building will be sanitized for public safety.

Limited services and virtual services are being planned. Please feel free to contact us at 505-266-0155 during normal business hours, one of our staff can give you more details. You can also subscribe to our weekly email to get the latest updates. You can find that on our contact page.

If you would like to read the recent closure announcement, please refer to this link. Thank you for your understanding. We will be back with you shortly. Shalom.

Welcome to Congregation B'nai Israel

This Week at B'nai Israel

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Adult Learning

Rabbi Dov is excited to spark deep thoughts and lively discussions by way of new topics for adult classes and evening kaffeeklatcshes. Send him ideas and bring your friends for new horizons in Jewish learning.

Have an idea? Bring it on.

We want to offer you a chance to learn and be social. If you find a fascinating topic that could sustain a 60-90 minute discussion, send it to Rabbi: [email protected]
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Donating is Easy

We are a 501(c)(3), which means donations to us are tax-deductible. You can also select us as your charitable beneficiary when shopping on www.Smile.Amazon.Com.

Make a Donation

There are many ways for you to support B'nai. Please think of us the next time you are making a charitable giving decision. Thank you for your generosity.
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Judaica Gift Shop

Need a tallis? A new havdalah candle? A young child's picture book? How about Bar/Bat Mitzvah gift? Visit our shop for your ritual items and Jewish gift needs. Open daily from 11AM to 2pm, and by appointment.

Visit Our Shop

Stop by and browse our lovely Judaica store. Don't see what you need? Special orders can be arranged for: you can find the exact, perfect gift.
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Men's Club

Brewing kosher beer, running our Passover BBQ, these are just some ways they lend a hand, wherever and whenever. They'll event show you how to lay your tefillin at the annual World-Wide-Wrap.

Join The Men's Club

Take a moment to learn about the Men's Club and join them for fun and fellowship.
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B'nai's Booster Queens bring in guest speakers, make blankets for the ailing, collect toiletries, sundries, and clothing for the needy. Find the Jewish perfect gift at their Judaica shop.

Join the Sisterhood

Join the ladies for fun activities, friendship, and sisterhood. Literally.
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Religious School

Registration is open for the 2019-2020 School year. Enroll your children to learn Hebrew reading and writing, become familiar with our prayers, and grow confident in holding Jewish values and having a Jewish identity.

Youth Education

Educating our children is a priority here. Our religious school focuses on helping students connect academically and spiritually.
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