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Welcome to the TBI website!  We strive with our site to provide a dynamic, accessible and user-friendly experience for TBI members and visitors. For instructions on joining and using the site, please click here.

We’re organizing a tour of community sukkot on October 23rd from 11:30am-2:30pm.  A list of sukkot will be available at TBI on Friday or stop by TBI to start your tour and pick up a list. 

Lunchtime Learn with the Rabbi - Greatest Hits from Jewish Sources

Thursdays, November 3rd & December 8th  12:00pm-1:00pm  at TBI

FREE; Donations gratefully accepted

Join Rabbi Ruhi Sophia for a close reading and discussion of a story from the Talmud and other traditional Jewish sources.Set aside an hour of your day to learn with Rabbi Ruhi Sophia at TBI. Please feel free to bring a lunch. Please no meat or shellfish.

Chanting for Peace & Wholeness Tuesday, November 8th   7:30pm-8:30pm 

If you’re feeling exhausted and troubled by incoming election results, free yourself with an hour of chanting with Rabbi Ruhi Sophia. Gather in community and spread hopeful intention together. Please leave electronic devices aside. 


Enjoy sharing Shabbat@Home on Friday, November 11th with new friends. A short, family friendly service with Rabbi Ruhi Sophia will be at TBI from 5:30pm-6:30pm followed by hosted Shabbat dinners in people’s homes. Come together in community for an intimate gathering to meet each other and celebrate Shabbat with a potluck meal. Participate as a guest or host by signing up herePlease register by Sunday, November 6th so that we can organize groupings. We will have an electronic Shabbat ritual kit available soon for download with blessings and songs.  


Now enrolling for  2016 - 17 Register HERE

More information HERE.

Visit the Community Education Page for details on upcoming events including:  Transgender Panel, High Holiday Preparations, Reading with the Rabbi, lectures, films, and more.

Temple Beth Israel is evaluating our membership policies using a Values Based decision making

process. To learn more about this very important process, including how to get involved. Please visit the Membership Policy web page. The task force is also looking for some feedback from the community. All can take a short survey here.

Check out our Archive of divrei Torah here. Rabbi Ruhi Sophia's most recent offering on Mattot-Masei and Black Lives Matter is now available.

Sign up for the Temple Beth Israel weekly E-Newsletter here.

You may view past issues of the weekly email here.

Check us out on YouTube! You can find the High Holiday services, The Purim Shpiel, This American Jewish Life talks by TBI members, and more. Full HD videos and live streaming where available. https://www.youtube.com/user/tbieugene

TBI is pleased to partner with Learn Hebrew Pod to offer FREE Online Hebrew Learning.  Through this special partnership you can receive a FREE trial, and special pricing on additional courses. More information, here.


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Welcome to TBI!

Temple Beth Israel is the Center for Jewish Life in Eugene, embracing traditional wisdom with contemporary insight.

We promote the spiritual, educational, and social well-being of our members, the Jewish people of Lane County, and the larger community.  TBI is a member of the Jewish Reconstructionist Communities and of the Community of Welcoming Congregations (CWC).

We welcome people of all Jewish backgrounds, interfaith families and people exploring Judaism.  Whether you are religious, cultural, atheist, agnostic or searching, there is a place for you at TBI!

Temple Beth Israel
1175 E. 29th Ave.
Eugene, OR 97403


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