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


08.26.2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


08.28.2016 9:00 am - 12:15 pm


08.28.2016 11:00 am - 12:30 pm


08.30.2016 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


09.02.2016 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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School for Jewish Living

Register now for the 2016-2017 school year. Any registration submitted prior to August 15 will be discounted $25/child. Registration form and details can be found HERE!!!

9th Annual Poker Tournament

Join us for our 9th Annual Poker Tournament on Saturday, August 20th! First place price is a large Green Egg and second place winner will receive a large flatscreen television. Prizes will be awarded to the top nine players. Free food and cash bar. Doors open at 4:15PM - play starts at 5:00PM. For further details, click HERE.


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

August 2016
July 2016
June 2016

May 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