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High Holy Days in Judaism

Many outside the Jewish tradition remain unfamiliar with the High Holy Days meaning and events. provides a break down of Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and the time in between that constitute the High Holy Days. Although the High Holidays … Continue reading

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Conversion and Hebrew Classes Offered Through CSI

The shul is thrilled to announce the beginning of our conversion and adult Hebrew classes!  Rabbi Robert Green teaches both classes at the synagogue on weekends he is in attendance.  The conversion classes are on Saturdays at 7pm while Adult … Continue reading

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Food Festival a Great Success!

Sunday, September 18, 2016 saw the synagogue open its doors to the community during the third Jewish food festival. A new addition of falafel proved very popular and included another non-synagogue member in the culinary providers. Ronni Cook headed the … Continue reading

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CSoI starts GoFundMe Campaign. Please Contribute!

Our goal is to serve with distinction the needs of our Jewish community in Chambersburg PA, Franklin County, and the surrounding areas, for many years. As you may know, we have weathered several financial challenges recently.  To help guarantee our long-term stability, we started a … Continue reading

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Our new glossy trifold brochure…

If you haven’t seen our new Synagogue glossy brochure yet, we hope you’ll keep an eye out for it around town and when you come to visit.  If you know people who might like to learn more about our congregation … Continue reading

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Welcome to our new website!

Thank you for visiting the new site for Congregation Sons of Israel, in Chambersburg, PA. We’re very proud to unveil this fresh reflection of Jewish Life in Chambersburg, and hope you will find it a valuable resource in maintaining your … Continue reading

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