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

  We hope everyone is enjoying our summer.  Please remember that Saturday morning services run throughout the year and begin at 9:00 am.   There will be a special Shabbat Under the Stars July 21st starting with a dairy potluck at 6:00 pm with services following at 7:00p pm.   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

Jul
27
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Jul 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!
Aug
3
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Aug 3 @ 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!
Aug
10
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Aug 10 @ 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!
Aug
17
Thu
2017
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Aug 17 @ 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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