Tifereth Israel Synagogue, A Conservative Congregation

This Week and More 

A fully egalitarian congregation, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, representing both tradition and innovation in the Jewish community. Diverse, warm and personal, Tifereth Israel Synagogue creates a foundation for an authentic Jewish experience.

This Shabbat  torah-reading.jpg
Candle lighting: 7:02 p.m. 
August 25, Kabbalat Shabbat Services begin at 6:15 p.m.

August 26, Shabbat services begin at 9:30 a.m.  

This week's Torah portion is  Parashat Shoftim.

Havdalah: 8:09 p.m.
Need a ride to services? Email On the Go or phone their office at (877) 634-6537.
Rosh Chodesh Women's Group
August 23, 7:00 p.m
Celebrating Our Potential will be the focus of our learning.  Join us for an interactive text study, featuring Dr. Ilana De Laney, and explore a new beginning just as we approach Rosh Hashana.

Pepe Kahn will host our group this month. Click here for more details and RSVP information.
Be Part of Our Next Chapter
TIS Member Appreciation 
and Open House
August 27, 1:00 p.m.  
In order to plan appropriately, we do need  your reservation.  Reserve your space online  or call 619 697-6001.

This complimentary event is our way of saying,"Thank You!" for choosing to be part of the TIS family. More details are on our website.

A Special Invitation
Do you know someone who is looking for a congregational family? Invite them along to find out more about all we have to offer. 
Speed Schmoozing
August 26, following Shabbat Services
Enjoy getting to know each other in a fun and engaging manner. The more people you know, the more like a family Tifereth Israel and the San Diego Jewish community become. 

Click here to learn more. 
Shofar Squad
September 3, 10,  and 17, 9:00 a.m.
No experience is necessary. This  is an opportunity to learn and participate in this ancient ritual. Both children and adults are encouraged to learn how to blow a shofar properly. 

To register,  email Linda  at or call 619 697-6001, ext. 103.
Learn to Read Torah
September 10, 17, 24 and October 8, 11:00 a.m.
Here's your chance to discover this unique yet simple system of "trope" which has lasted hundreds of years. Norm Katz will teach the basics in four one hour lessons.  Learn more now.

Email your RSVP or call  619 697-6001 and let the office know you'll be joining.
 Abraham Ratner Torah School
TIS Youth Groups        
Grades 2-12  
Sisterhood          Sisterhood Logo   
Men's Club           
Mark Your Calendar
Upcoming at Tifereth Israel Synagogue
Midrash Shabbat September 9
Shir Chadash Shabbat September 15
A Wilder Selichot September 16

And Around Our Community  
Center for Jewish Culture Adult Education Classes  Various dates and locations
Jewish Bereavement Support Groups  Various dates and locations 
Join our Email List
Keep up with all that is going on in our congregation, schools, special interests, and auxiliaries. You choose the news   you'll use.  
Learn More about
Whether you're looking to join a congregational family or just wish to visit  email Beth Klareich   or phone 
her at (619) 697-6001 ext. 108. She'll share more information with you and invite you to join us for services or any of our events and programs.
August 23, 2017
In This Issue
Traditions Gift Shop
Through August 27
Our entire stock (excluding candles, books and parchments) will be discounted by 50%! A special selection of items will be discounted even further.
Visit our website for more details and to see our summer shopping hours. 
This Week

on TIS Facebook 
Stef, Rabbi Josh and Nadav took in a game at Jewish Community Day at Petco Park. TIS and San Diego continue to welcome the Dorsch family.

Keep up to date with us through our Facebook page. Our weekly enews, human interest stories, program announcements and more can all be found on our Facebook page.

Like me on Facebook 
TIS Stay Healthy 
 Classes at TIS
Did you know that TIS offers a variety of classes for sound mind and body? 
  • Feeling Fit
  • Silver Sneakers Yoga with Jackie Gadd 
  • Line Dancing 
  • Caregiver Support Group 
Take a look and take advantage.

Donate While You Shop

Gift Cards

Donate While You Shop Gift Cards 

A complete list of all of our gift cards is available on our website. Place your order online now or phone the Synagogue office at (619) 697-6001. Your purchases help support TIS.  

Other Opportunities

Click the icons below to support our congregation in other ways.