Congregation Beth Abraham
1073 Elmwood Ave
Buffalo NY 14222
Congregation Beth Abraham has been an active shul in the city of Buffalo since 1922. While for much of its history CBA was recognized as Orthodox, it reinvented itself as a fully egalitarian Conservative synagogue in the 90's. To learn more about CBA, its history and who we are today,
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High Holiday Schedule
Erev Rosh Hashanah: Friday Sept. 18, 6:30PM
Rosh Hashanah-Day 1: Saturday Sept. 19, 10:00 AM- Noon
Rosh Hashanah-Day 2: Sunday Sept 20, 10:00 AM- Noon
Tashlich (weather-permitting): Sunday Sept. 20, 5:00PM at Hoyt Lake (bring bread, wear a mask)
Kol Nidre: Sunday Sept 27, 7:00 PM
Yom Kippur morning: Monday Sept 28, 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM
Yom Kippur evening Monday Sept 28, Mincha 5:15 PM,
Neilah 6:45 pm and Shofar blowing 7:40 PM
Click HERE for important information on attending High Holiday services in person at the synagogue or on Zoom
CBA Book Club Meeting (Zoom)
Wednesday, September 30th at 8:00 pm
Vintage Jewish Movie Group (Zoom)
Sunday, September 13th at 5:00 pm
Community Events/Programs Click HERE
Prepare for High Holidays at CBA
You may already be aware we are holding High Holiday services in the synagogue for a limited number of people, while also simultaneously steaming services live via our new online streaming platform!
We have created a High Holiday page to keep you informed of what to expect for in-person and online services and participation, as well as special holiday mitzvah opportunities!
Please visit our HIGH HOLIDAYS page today! Click on the button below!
To Be Announced
To learn melodies/davening for Kabbalat and Shabbat Morning Services, click HERE for our
Shabbat Learning Page.
Wednesday, September 30 at 8:00 pm
The next CBA Book Club meeting will be held via Zoom, Wednesday, September at 8:00 pm. We will be discussing Blood from the Sky by Piotr Rawicz.
Please click HERE for a brief overview and contact information.
If you want to be a part of this discussion, contact Shelly at firstname.lastname@example.org,she will send you a link before the meeting.
Sunday, September 13 at 5:00 pm
Our Vintage Jewish Movie Group will be meeting again September on Zoom. We will be viewing Ida, a 2013 Polish film in beautiful black and white. Please RSVP to Marty if you would like to attend.
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Meeting ID: 841 3767 3674
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CBA appreciates your financial support and we are happy to offer the convenience of secure online donations by clicking on the embedded link above. In addition to our annual appeal to cover our operating costs, we appreciate your help with building renovations, accessibility improvements, special projects and our regular ongoing expenses. If you make a donation of $18 or more, you will automatically be considered a member unless you choose to opt out by informing us accordingly.
If you prefer to donate by mailing a check, our address is 1073 Elmwood Avenue, Buffalo NY 14222. Please download/print our DONOR FORM and include it with your payment and other information so we can recognize your contribution.
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Parking and Building Access
Great news -- we now have a stairlift inside the building providing access to all 3 levels, from the basement up into the sanctuary! We also plan on purchasing a ramp to make it easier to navigate the steps outside the front entrance.
For All Events:
Please note that there are now two handicapped-only parking spaces in front of the Synagogue. Please let us know if you would like assistance with helping you from your car into the building and/or up and down the stairs. Email us at email@example.com or call 716 435-0658
Click HERE for a map with parking information.
We Get By With a Little Help From Our Friends
If you would like to help with Ritual, Programming, or Building improvements, please contact our volunteer coordinators:
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