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About Temple Beth El of Boca Raton

One of our country’s most highly respected Reform congregations, Temple Beth El makes Jewish tradition vibrant and meaningful for the lives we live today.  From a small group of committed pioneers who formed the Boca Raton Hebrew Congregation in 1967, Temple Beth El of Boca Raton has grown to be the largest and most vibrant congregation in our area. Throughout our history we have sought to create a spirit of warmth, intimacy and vitality in all that we are and do, welcoming all people who wish to pursue a meaningful Jewish life. We believe strongly in making a difference in each member’s life, in the larger community, in Israel, and in our world. 

Learn more about our history in the video made for the Temple’s 50th anniversary celebration in 2017, and if you have any questions or are interested in becoming a member, contact us today!

Our Mission

The mission of Temple Beth El is to inspire a passionate commitment to Jewish life, learning, community and spiritual growth.

Our Vision

Temple Beth El of Boca Raton seeks to be a deeply compelling center of Reform Judaism, integrating the wisdom of Torah and tradition with the modern world in which we live.

Our congregation will:

  • Welcome, involve and inspire all who enter, embracing the unique contributions of every individual.
  • Reach out to the larger community to encourage participation in synagogue life.
  • Celebrate, grieve, heal and grow together through all seasons of life.
  • Strive to be a learned community that questions, studies, and honors the gift of Torah and the covenant with God.
  • Engage in inspiring worship and transformative experiences of Jewish spirituality.
  • Share a love and responsibility for each other, our community and country, for Israel, and for the future of the Jewish people.