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75th Anniversary Celebrations!

Beth Shalom is celebrating 75 years as a reform congregation that celebrates tradition. Learn more about how we are honoring our anniversary in 5780.

Visit our 75th Anniversary page.

Logo for 75th Anniversary. It features a menorah topped by a 75. In the menorah is written 1945-2020. Beth Shalom Synagogue is written under the menorah.

Latest News

  • Jan. 10 & 11 | 75th Anniversary Shabbatot
    January 3, 2020
    On Jan. 10 & 11, 2020, Beth Shalom Synagogue will host our first of two celebration Shabbatot as we marvel at our 75 year anniversary, and lay the groundwork for the future. Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism, will join us as our scholar-in-residence over Shabbat as he shares words of Torah
  • Join Us In January!
    January 3, 2020
    We’ve got exciting things happening in January. Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge Annual Meeting – January 12th @ 1:30 pm at Beth Shalom Synagogue. Tickets are now on sale for the 14th Annual Baton Rouge Jewish Film Festival Jan 15-19, 2020 at the Manship Theatre. Israel Bonds Kabbalat Shabbat for the Baton Rouge Jewish Community January 24th at
  • Rabbi’s Blog | WE define who we are
    January 3, 2020
    Chaverim Yekarim, While a season of holiday cheer and rededication, the last couple of weeks have left the global Jewish community anxious and gripped by uncertainty. Near-daily Anti Semitic incidents in New York culminated with the horrific machete attack in Monsey. At a party celebrating Hanukkah, a man seized by hatred tried to inject darkness
  • Rabbi’s Blog | The Jewish ________ (fill in the blank)
    December 13, 2019
    Chaverim Yekarim, This week has been a busy one on the domestic Jewish front. On Wednesday, President Trump signed an executive order that will make Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act also apply to anti-Semitic acts. Specifically, it is meant to protect Jews on college campuses facing the anti-Israel fanaticism of the BDS

Upcoming Events

  1. Wed 15
  2. Sat 18

    Covenant & Conversations

    Jan 18 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  3. Sat 18

    Shacharit Shabbat

    Jan 18 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Thu 23
  5. Fri 24
  6. Fri 24

    Israeli Style dinner at B’nai

    Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Beginners Biblical Hebrew

Adult Education Classes

Check back often to see what Rabbi Natan and our talented members are teaching; you won’t want to miss Beth Shalom’s incredible life-long Jewish learning offerings! 

Celebrations and Simchas

Check out photos from high holidays, Hanukkah and other celebrations!