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Office Hours:

Mon & Tues: 10am-2pm, Wed & Thurs: 2pm- 5pm,     Fri: 10am - 12pm

Hours subject to change without notice. 
We encourage you to call first without an appointment.

Our Rabbi

Rabbi Betsy Torop

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Rabbi Betsy Torop was ordained at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati, OH in 1990. Following her ordination, Rabbi Torop served as a rabbi in Melbourne, Australia for 8 years, first as an assistant rabbi at Temple Beth Israel and then with her husband, Rabbi Michael Torop, at the Leo Baeck Centre. Upon returning to the United States, Rabbi Torop served as the Director of Jewish Life and Learning at the Sid Jacobson Jewish Community Center in Roslyn, NY and as rabbi at Congregation Shir Shalom in Bradenton, FL before becoming the Rabbi at Congregation Beth Shalom in 2003. She is married to Rabbi Michael Torop and is the mother of three children.

Rabbi Torop has contributed a study guide on Pirke Avot to the UAHC Significant Jewish Books Initiative and a commentary on Exodus, Chapter 1 to Beginning the Journey: Toward a Women's Commentary on Torah. She has a particular interest in programs for Jewish families and has taught on a wide variety of subjects including Jewish law and ethics and women and Judaism.

Contact The Rabbi:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or feel free to call (813) 541-3751

Click HERE to read Rabbi's sermon from November 11, 2016, the Shabbat service following the 2016 Presdiential Election.

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Selichot Service, Sept. 16th, 7:00pm

Page Turners, Sept. 18th, 6:00pm

Erev Rosh Hashanah Service, Sept. 20th, 8:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Service, Sept. 21, 10:00am

Rosh Hashanah Family Service, Sept. 21st, 4:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Service, Sept. 22, 10:00am

Pancake Brunch, Sept. 22nd, 12:00pm

Parents Night Out, Sept. 23rd, 5:00pm

Contact the Temple Office for further detail on any of these opportunities!