Welcome to the Website of Temple Beth El

BeachTemple Beth El was founded in Pensacola, Florida, in 1876, making it the the first Jewish congregation in the state. A proud and constructive member of the Union for Reform Judaism, Temple Beth El has a long and illustrious history. We welcome you to explore this website and to share in the spiritual energy it represents.



 Our new home is finally finished! Here are some photographs from our recent open house and views of completed construction

Upcoming Events


12.09.2016 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


12.11.2016 9:00 am - 12:15 pm


12.11.2016 10:30 am - 11:30 am


12.11.2016 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

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Art Sale!

Come to Temple Beth El on December 2nd or December 4th to view the works of some of our local artists. Artists include: Dale Silver, Janet Levin, Mary Brockett, Chuck Lisner, Lynn Cacace, and Zvi Salpeter. Click HERE for further information.


NewsletterRead more about what's going on in our synagogue and community. Read about us... upcoming events and this weeks happenings.

December 2016
November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

To see older editions of our bulletin, please click HERE

Strategic Plan

After many months of interviews with congregants, analysis, and refinements, Temple Beth El has developed a Long Range Strategic Plan. This is a living document that will grow and change as our needs change. Click HERE to see the results of the dedication and efforts of the Long Range Planning Committee.

Our Blog

OurBlog Read about our community, e-learning, and words from our Rabbi. Interactive commentary that lets you read and be part of a discussion.

Rabbi's Blog

Photo Gallery

gallery Take a look at different events, occasions, and ‘happenings’ here at our synagogue. Our Mitzvah Day celebrations, Tikkun Olam, simchas and special occasions!

Photo Gallery