Welcome to our Community

 

The story of Beth Israel Congregation rests on the energy and dedication of a few Maine Jews and their welcome in Bath by the non-Jewish community in 1886. Today, we are an active congregation serving midcoast Maine and beyond. Please join us; all are welcome!

  • Shabbat services
  • Religious education for youth, teens, and adults
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvah celebrations
  • Social action projects
  • Jewish life cycle events
  • Community interfaith programs
 

 Shabbat Under the Stars

Shabbat Under the Stars

SERVICES

Like Jews of generations past, at Beth Israel we link ourselves to the divinity beyond and within ourselves through worship. 

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 URJ Biennial

URJ Biennial

LEADERSHIP

It takes a committed group of people to help turn the wheel of our community. Learn who they are and explore ways that YOU can help.

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 Founders' Key

Founders' Key

HISTORY

The first Jewish family, who was truly a permanent resident of Bath, was that of Isaac Mikelsky who arrived in Bath in 1886.

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