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

Happy Passover! Please join us on the last day of Pesach, April 18th,  for a Yizkor service. Also coming up are Yom Ha Shoah programming on the 23rd of April and an Israelfest on April 30th. In addition to the potlucks on April 21st and May 19th, there will be a temple picnic on May 21st as well as the JUF Dessert Reception honoring Mark and Roz Horwitz. 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

Apr
27
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Apr 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!
May
4
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
May 4 @ 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).

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