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Beth Israel
Ann Arbor, Michigan
(734) 665 - 9897


Events on
Yiddish Festival
October 28, 2014 at 12:00 am
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To purchase tickets for the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band concert on Saturday night Nov. 1, visit:
Events on
"The Last Klezmer: The Life and Music of Leopold Kozlowskyi
October 29, 2014 at 12:00 am
With Special Guest Speaker: the Filmmaker, Yale Strom
Yale Strom is a Director, Composer, Musician, Writer and Photographer who has directed eight award-winning documentary films and has composed music for countless others. He was the first documentary filmmaker in history


High Holy Day Sermons

During the High Holy Days, our Rabbis shared inspiring words from the bima. Their sermons from the holidays are available on our website.

Erev Rosh Hashanah

New and Old Songs to bring meaning to our New Year.
Read Rabbi Dobrusin’s Sermon

Rosh Hashanah

After a summer dominated by legitimate concern for our people in Israel and throughout the world, Rabbi Dobrusin offers some thoughts on the meaning of Jewish peoplehood as we look towards the future.
Read Rabbi Dobrusin’s Sermon

Our sacred texts offer a wealth of resources for seeking comfort….But sometimes our encounters with the text offer us not insight or consolation, but rather pain.
Read Rabbi Blumenthal’s Sermon

Kol Nidre

The evening of Kol Nidre inspires us to consider a concept often discouraged in Jewish tradition but one which is critically important for our lives
Read Rabbi Dobrusin’s Sermon

Yom Kippur

Words of prayer have power to move our hearts- if not God. What do we do if we don’t believe the words we are supposed to say?
Read Rabbi Dobrusin’s Sermon


Kabbalat Shabbat Services
Fridays at 6:00 p.m.

Shabbat Services
Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.


5:00 p.m.
Monday – Thursday
7:30 p.m.

*service and minyan times are as listed above unless otherwise specified on the calendar

Rabbi Dobrusin’s Blog

Rabbi Dobrusin write a blog which often includes postings on current events. He has posted several pieces on the situation in Israel and the Middle East. You can find the blog here: rabbirobdobrusinblog.wordpress.com

Forms Now Online

PDF versions of our membership forms, High Holiday forms, and school registration can be found here