• Welcome to Congregation Beth Israel

About CBI

Congregation Beth Israel is the Mississippi Gulf Coast's only synagogue. The congregation's building was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, but in May 2009, a new synagogue opened and the congregation once again has a permanent home.

Events / Schedule

General Membership Meeting
Sunday, Aug. 27 - 5:30 p.m.
A light supper will be served.
All members are encouraged to attend.

JFNA Campaign
with Richard Klein & speaker Amos Guiora
Sunday, Aug. 27 - 6:30 p.m.
Dessert reception afterwards & open to the public

Recent Newsletters

Messages from the President

Aug. Message from the President

I am delighted to once again serve as president of Congregation Beth Israel, and appreciate the trust you have placed in me to work on your behalf. We have a great board this year, although the first month started off rocky with the resignation of our treasurer Curtis Halstead (he and his family have moved […]

May Message from the President

We’ve had a lot going on recently. And at the center of just about every event is Milt Grishman. Whether he’s unlocking the door on a Friday night, leading Shabbat services, finding ways to make our ritual services more meaningful, or cheering on the Shuckers with other Congregation Beth Israel members, Milt is always there. […]