Congregation B'nai Jacob is located five miles from Yale University, in Woodbridge, Connecticut. Our synagogue members come from all over the Greater New Haven community: Woodbridge, Bethany, Orange, West Haven, East Haven, Branford, Shelton, Derby, Ansonia and New Haven. We would like to welcome you!
If you have any questions about joining our warm and welcoming synagogue, or you just want to hear more about B'nai Jacob, please call us at (203) 389-2111. We are located at 75 Rimmon Road, Woodbridge, Connecticut, 06525.
We are a warm and energetic community:
- Twice-daily minyanim at 7:45 am and 6:00 pm.
- Participatory Shabbat services at 7:45 am and 9:45 am.
- Family and Musical Shabbat Services
- Religious School (2 day-a-week for grades 3-7, 1 day a week for preschool-grade 2)
- Shabbat programs for children
- Family Programming and Education
- Adult Education - classes, lectures, guest speakers
- BJ Players Musical Theater
- Men's Club
- Outreach to intermarried families & couples
- Classes for conversion
- Social Action projects
Some of the Benefits of Membership at B'nai Jacob:
- You can be in a BJ Players show
- You are part of a warm and active community
- Your children will have superb Bar/Bat Mitzvah training
- You will get to know our warm and knowledgeable clergy
- You support the present and future of the Jewish community
- Your children can attend our award-winning Religious School
- You make a difference in the life of every member of B'nai Jacob
- You can take advantage of our excellent Adult Education programs
- You can receive an honor or an Aliyah l'Torah on the High Holidays
- You can serve on a synagogue Committee and/or the Board of Directors
- You can have a funeral at the synagogue and purchase a plot in our cemetery
- You can have weddings, baby namings & B'nai Mitzvah in our beautiful sanctuary