All services and classes are online  Click here for information and how to log in. Shabbat services are Friday nights at 7:30 pm

Songs for Friday night services can also be found on the Friday link page

You are also welcome to join us in-person


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A Temple for All

Congregation Emanu-El Israel (CEI) strives to meet the Jewish needs of our community.  We have religious services, educational programs and social activities. Whether you live in a big city, a remote urban area or have some physical issue, CEI can fulfill your religious wishes – regardless of where you live in the country.  

Click here for the CEI policy on opening doors: 

Door Policy


Rabbi Lenny

Rabbi Lenny Sarko

Our rabbi at CEI.

Click the link to see pictures of a Hebrew Braille Sefer Torah Scroll that was created by the rabbi:

Braille Torah Pics

If you would like more information about the braille scrolls please click on the link for Devarim Institute

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Weekly News at CEI

and Monthly Newsletter



Upcoming Events

  • Talmud Class – Feb. 2 – no class, we return on Thursday Feb. 9 at 7:30 pm and will begin in the Shabbat Book, Pg. 70
  • Friday Feb. 3  Tubishvat Shabbat Service at 7:30 pm, with new chumash book dedication and special oneg
  • Wednesday Feb. 15 Board Meeting 7 pm
  • Friday March. 3  Purim Shabbat Service at 7:30 pm 
  • Friday March. 17  Sisterhood Shabbat Service at 7:30 pm, special oneg to follow 
  • Sunday April 16 Yom HaShoah Program at Seton Hill