• 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

Wednesday, Sept. 20 @ 7:30 p.m.
Erev Rosh HaShanah

Thursday, Sept. 21 @ 9:30 a.m.
First Day Rosh HaShanah - Shacharit
Child care available

Thursday, Sept. 21 @ 7:30 p.m.
Minchah/Ma-ariv.

Friday, Sept. 22 @ 9:30 a.m.
Second Day Rosh HaShanah

Friday, Sept. 22 @ 7:30 p.m.
Shabbat services

Friday, Sept. 29 @ 6:30 p.m.
Erev Yom Kippur—Kol Nidre

Saturday, Sept. 30 @ 9:30 a.m.
Yom Kippur—Shacharit
Child care available

Saturday, Sept. 30 @ 5 p.m.
Yom Kippur—Minchah/Ne-ilah
Break-the-fast to follow

Recent Newsletters

Messages from the President

Sept. Message from the President

As I write this, there is talk of Irma, a major hurricane (along with one or two more) approaching the United States. These storms follow Hurricane Harvey, which, for so many of us, brought to mind another horrific storm, namely Hurricane Katrina, which hit our Gulf Coast Aug. 29, 2005. Those of us who were […]

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 […]