Congregation Beth El


Beth El Library Book Drop is Closed-- save your library books to return later!

Posted September 22, 2020

The Book Drop outside the Beth El Library is closed for book returns. Please enjoy your Beth El Library books and save them to return to the Book Drop when the library reopens. Note: The library WILL more...

THE CHOICE: EMBRACE THE POSSIBLE A Memoir by Dr. Edith Eva Eger Recommended by Rabbi Werbin

Posted September 9, 2020

Rabbi Werbin, and a couple of congregants, recommend this memoir of the long and rich life of a survivor of Auschwitz, later a friend and mentor of Viktor Frankl who earned worldwide recognition for h more...

Your turn to recommend and review new or old favorite books!

Posted July 12, 2020

Share your favorite Adult, Young People, and Children's books with the Beth El community. Send your book reviews and recommendations to for posting on the Beth El Library website. more...

Book Recommendations from Rabbi Fabian Werbin

Posted June 1, 2020

For these times, Rabbi Werbin recommends two very different old favorites you may have seen in the Beth El Library or MCPL, and have in your own library: MY GLORIOUS BROTHERS by Howard Fast, and AS A more...

Book Recommendations from Hazzan Asa Fradkin

Posted June 1, 2020

Hazzan Fradkin recommends the following books he read from the Beth El Library:1) THE PLOT AGAINST AMERICA by Phillip Roth (2004)I love historical fiction and especially counterfactuals. An intriguing more...