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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

Special Shabbat program with Rabbi Annie Lewis

Friday, November 18
6 p.m.
Family Shabbat Celebration
6:30 p.m.
Community Shabbat Dinner
7:30 p.m.
Shabbat Friday Night Service

Saturday, November 19
10 a.m.
Shabbat Morning: Jewish Learning

Recent Newsletters

This newsletter features words from congregation president Brad Kessie, along with Rabbi Annie. And, there is a special note from our High Holiday cantor, Linda Shivers.
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Messages from the President

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 […]

October Message from the President

Shalom Friends, The High Holidays are here. The year 5777 is upon us. Wow! Where did the time go? We have so much going on. I hope you’ll take advantage of the programs and be an active participant at Congregation Beth Israel. Cantor Linda Shivers arrives this weekend. She’s staying at the shul with her […]