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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

Friday, December 16
6 p.m.
Family Shabbat Celebration
6:30 p.m.
Community Shabbat Dinner
7:30 p.m.
Shabbat Friday Night Service

Saturday, December 17
10 a.m.
Shabbat Morning: Jewish Learning

Recent Newsletters

Messages from the President

December Letter from the President

Shalom Friends It’s really hard to believe it’s December. Where did the year go? Hanukkah is here. And that means the best party of the year at Congregation Beth Israel. Hope you’ll be at the annual Hanukkah celebration. The latkes will be hot. The menorahs will be bright. What a turnout at Rabbi Annie’s first […]

November from the President

Shalom Friends, The High Holidays provided a wonderful springboard for our congregation. I loved the feeling inside our sanctuary. A special thank you to Michael Goldin for leading the search committee that found Cantor Linda Shivers. She was wonderful. The board is hopeful we can lure Cantor Shivers back to South Mississippi for 5778 High Holidays […]