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B’nai Jacob is a warm and welcoming Jewish community in Jersey City. A place where friends and family connect with each other, engage in meaningful prayer, and discover new ways to celebrate our traditions and culture.

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About Us

B’nai Jacob is a warm and welcoming Jewish community in Jersey City. A place where friends and family connect with each other, engage in meaningful prayer, and discover new ways to celebrate our traditions and culture. We celebrate Judaism in a creative, warm and life-affirming manner and welcome all with warmth and hospitality. We support the State of Israel and acknowledge its vital importance to our congregation and the Jewish people. We embrace the diversity of our community and strive to be inclusive and cohesive, caring and welcoming.

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Latest Events

Tashlich Service

Tashlich Service Thursday, September 21 at 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Korean War Veterans Memorial at Washington Street B’NAI JACOB 176 West Side Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07305 201.435.5725 rabbiaaron1@gmail.com

Yom Kippur Service

Yom Kippur Service Saturday, September 30, 9:45 am – 7:30 pm Our Day of Atonement is created for you! You will find your place in your spiritual time…meaningful and spiritually… …

Kol Nidrei Service

Kol Nidrei Service Friday, September 29 at 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Our Kol Nidrei service is full of emotions, meaningful readings and traditional liturgy. B’NAI JACOB 176 West Side …

Open House with the Rabbi

Open House with the Rabbi Sunday, September 24, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Come and celebrate with friends our New Year! Kevin and the Rabbi are inviting all of you …

Rosh Ha Shana II

Rosh Ha Shana II Friday, September 22 at 9:45 am – 12:15 pm Our second day Rosh Ha Shana is a traditional egalitarian service… no music, but Inspirational and inclusive! …

Rosh Ha Shana I

Rosh Ha Shana I Thursday, September 21, 9:45 am – 12:30 pm A meaningful Rosh Ha Shana service…linking our traditions in a innovative way with music, spirituality and friendship! B’NAI …

Selichot Service

Selichot Service Saturday, September 16, 6:30 – 7:30 pm The oficial beginning and spiritual introduction to our High Holidays service. B’NAI JACOB 176 West Side Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07305 …

Honey from the Heart

Honey from the Heart Monday, September 18, 12:00 – 1:30 pm Topic: Honey from the Heart • Lunch: $10 B’NAI JACOB 176 West Side Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07305 201.435.5725 …

Hebrew Classes!

Hebrew Classes! Tuesday, September 19, 7:00 – 8:15 pm Hebrew for Adults: An innovative Ulpan style teaching method using associative learning to teach Hebrew in Hebrew. We will use basic …

Ruach Shabbat: A Family Shabbat Service

Ruach Shabbat: A Family Shabbat Service Saturday, September 9, 10:15 – 11:30 am. Family Shabbat is a kid-friendly oriented and encourage children’s participation. All are welcome and this service is …