Our Vision

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation is a welcoming Egalitarian synagogue that promotes Conservative Judaism and its values through religious, educational and social activities. Our core values reflect a respect for diversity and inclusiveness, righteousness through Tikkun Olam (healing the world), Torah study and Judaic literacy, and Jewish engagement and worship in a meaningful and relevant way. We are a progressive synagogue with traditional roots. We are a vibrant and active synagogue involved in community events whose members lead many community institutions and who are active in and promote social action initiatives.


Senior Rabbi Eytan Kenter

Rabbi Kenter was born and raised in Westchester, New York. As an undergraduate in the Joint Program with Jewish Theological Seminary and Columbia University…

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Associate Rabbi Deborah Zuker

Rabbi Deborah Zuker was born and raised in Ottawa, and is thrilled to return home after many years away. Rabbi Zuker grew up attending Temple Israei…

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Ba’al Koreh Kalman Estrin

Kalman began learning to read Torah in 1988 under the tutelage of Rabbi Hal Klestzick in Calgary and began reading Torah on a weekly basis at the Beth Tzedek Synagogue in Calgary in 1991…

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Kehillat Beth Israel is more than just a place to pray. Synagogue members enjoy an array of services and support when they become part of our community. We offer a welcome environment to all, and are creating new programs and approaches to meet the needs of people’s lives at all ages and stages.