Welcome to Joliet Jewish Congregation

serving Will County and surrounding communities.

We are an unaffiliated traditional synagogue mixing Reform and Conservative ideology. We welcome all families of the Jewish faith as well as families where a spouse is not a member of the Jewish faith.

Current News & Announcements

Please join us November 6th for our annual Spaghetti Dinner.  Tickets may be purchased at the door.  There will be a silent auction, raffles, and a bake sale as well.

Donations are being accepted.

Do you know local merchants who would donate items or services for this event?  Would you be interested in donating something to your synagogue for the silent auction?

 Items may be dropped off at Joliet Jewish Congregation.  Please remember to put your name and amount item is worth on the donation.  Please email me at k9srfine@aim.com or ring me at 815-830-9194, if needed.  Thank you for supporting our synagogue!  ~Amanda

Gift Shop:

Do not forget our lovely gift shop when you are in need of a gift or treating yourself! Our shop has gone through many changes & may look quite different from the last time you visited. We have many new items, which include Judaica, jewelry, mezuzah/scroll, head covers, pet toys, items for children, books, household items, & much more! Please contact Randi McCauley to visit our shop & help support your synagogue.


Upcoming Events

9:00 am Hebrew School
Hebrew School
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
10:00 am Sunday School
Sunday School
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us Thursday’s at Noon for 90 minutes of food and Torah Study! Rabbi will discuss the upcoming Torah portion of the week, so be prepared to learn something new!

Meet the Rabbi

Our Rabbi is Charles Rubovits.  His office hours are 10:00am – 2:00pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. (calling ahead is appreciated).