Most know Temple Beth-El as an iconic landmark. To many, it is much more than an edifice. It is the heart of Reform Jewish life and community in San Antonio.
Vibrant. Empowering. Uplifting.
Dedicated to enhancing the lives of those it touches. Passing on traditions and teachings to future generations.
Caring. Active. Involved.
Taking steps to aid those in need from every walk of life. Nurturing personal growth. Sharing in times of joy. Comforting in times of despair. Thank you for being a valued member of Temple Beth-El.
Because of your support and involvement, our Ner Tamid will continue to burn bright.
A quick look at the joyous occasions that are an essential part of belonging to Temple Beth-El.
Here are a few examples of the congregation’s simchas from the past year:
Events including the Women’s Seder, Purim Carnival, and our 140th Congregational Picnic
Life events including Bris/Baby Namings, B’nei Mitzva, Weddings, and Celebrations of a Life
Conversions to Judaism
Acts of Tikkun Olam
Creating a better world around us, which is a fundamental part of belonging to Temple Beth-El.
Here are a few examples of the congregation’s acts of tikkun olam from the past year:
Scholarships to camp and Israel
Clergy counseling and pastoral sessions
Meals served to low-income children at Beth-El Food and Fun Summer Camp
Demonstrating the good deeds that are an integral part of belonging to Temple Beth-El.
Here are a few examples of the congregation’s mitzvot from the past year:
Volunteers helping the community
Nursing home and long-term facility visits and calls
Meals on Wheels Delivered
Hear what some of our members say about Temple Beth-El and what it means to them.