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B'nai Israel Synagogue
601 Cottonwood Street
Grand Forks, North Dakota Map

Please address all correspondences to:
P.O. Box 14122
Grand Forks, North Dakota, 58208 or

(701) 775-5124

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B'nai Israel Synagogue in Grand Forks, North Dakota is a vibrant Reform Jewish congregation that provides lifelong opportunities for spiratual growth and learning based on Jewish values.

Our members represent a variety of Jewish traditions and backgrounds, and come from from Grand Forks, the Grand Forks Air Base, the University of North Dakota and surrounding communities.

Members of every Jewish denomination are welcome to attend our services, as are non-Jewish visitors. Please introduce yourself so we can answer any questions you may have. If you'd like to arrange a group visit, please contact us in advance at the e-mail address below.
For more information, email B'nai Israel at:

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(Dec 2017 - March 2018)
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The B'nai Israel Synagogue Bulletin is sent free of charge in PDF format via email. If you'd like to receive the bulletin and important Synagogue announcements,
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Please support us with your membership and contributions.

Your financial support helps pay for Rabbinic visits, children's and adult education, community outreach, and the the expenses of maintainingand operating the Synagogue. For membership and dues information, see the Membership Application Form. (pdf)

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B'nai Israel is pleased to host student rabbi Deborah Goldberg for the 2017-2018 school year. Read about Deborah on the Meet the Student Rabbi page.

Would you like to host the student rabbi for Shabbat dinner or provide the oneg after services? You can now sign up online by clicking one of the following links:

I'd like to host the student rabbi for dinner.

I can help by providing the oneg after services.

SCHEDULE CHANGE:Torah study will be Saturdays at 10 AM only on weekends when the Student Rabbi is visiting.
Adult Education follows at 11 AM

The synagogue recently purchased new siddurs for the congregation. You can help defray costs and honor a family member or mark an important event with a donation of $36. Your contribution will be recognized with a commemorative bookplate placed inside a copy of the siddur.

Your membership and donations support our activities, rabbinic visits, and building upkeep. Please consider becoming a member or renewing your membership. You can print and mail the membership form at this link

A reminder that Friday evening services are scheduled to begin at 7:30 PM. The synagogue will be open by 7:00. Your promptness is appreciated.

Activites or services may be held in addition to what's scheduled below. Subscribe to our bulletin to keep up to date on all Synagogue activities.

Schedule of Upcoming Events:

All events are at the Synagogue unless specified elsewhere.
Note time change of evening services.

Interfaith Week Service with Rabbi Jamie Serber. Hopper-Danley Chapel, UND Campus
Friday Feb 16 7:30 PM Lay-led Shabbat service - Oneg following service
Friday Feb 23 7:30 PM Shabbat Service with student rabbi Deborah Goldberg - Oneg following service
Saturday Feb 24 10:00 AM Torah Study
      11:00 AM Adult Education
Purim Party Pot Luck (parve/dairy) Costumes and responsible consumption of adult beverages encouraged.
Passover Seder. Details to be announced
Friday April 13 7:30 PM Shabbat Service with student rabbi Deborah Goldberg
Friday May 11 7:30 PM Shabbat Service with student rabbi Deborah Goldberg - Farewell service
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