We are an inclusive and welcoming Reform Jewish congregation from diverse backgrounds joined together to celebrate Jewish culture, education, and the arts.
Beit Tikva first meets at the home of Dr. Sonny & Gail Rapoport in 1995.
Rabbi Levy graduated from the Hebrew Union College with honors in 1980, completing his Master’s thesis on the political Zionism of Martin Buber.
Beit Tikva is led by our president Elisheva Herrera and the board of directors.
CBT’s education center was created by our founding Rabbi, Leonard A. Helman z”l, 1926-2013 of blessed memory. He was well known in the greater Santa Fe area for bringing people from all backgrounds together. secular and observant Jews, and non-Jews. Rabbi Hellman gathered local clergy together and taught us the value of inclusivity.
Rabbi Helman created our library where classes are held. Our programs reflect Rabbi Helman’s desire to bring all of the community together. This is how Beit Tikva came to be known as the Synagogue Different in the City Different!
Rabbi Levy conducts Torah study every Saturday at 9:30 am via Zoom. See calendar for link.
Upcoming classes include Intersection of Judaism & Buddhism & Food for Recovering Jews. Stay tuned for dates and times.
Classes throughout the year featuring Kabbalah, preparatory classes for High Holidays, Psalms & Jewish scholars such as Rambam.
The Bnai Mitzvah Program is under the direction of our Rabbi.
Join us for a Friday night Shabbat evening service and Oneg!
If you’re interested in becoming a member, click below for more information.
Rabbi Martin Levy officiates weddings of all types. Click below to learn more.
Commentary written by Rabbi Martin Levy follows the Torah week by week as is customary.
Rabbi Levy’s quarterly message to the congregation as found in the quarterly update.
Elisheva Herrera’s quarterly timely and sometimes inspirational message.
The latest comings and goings at Beit Tikva including current and special events.
Prose, poetry, or other interesting writing by Clarke Fountain or another of our talented folks.
You have surely, all your life, heard people of all sorts making stupid statements about the Talmud. Most of them have little or no experience even reading a single page
By Clarke Fountain There is some sound scholarship that credibly asserts that before the 3rd-4th century in the Roman world, there was no such thing as “religion” with coherent teachings,
The delightful celebrations of Purim are distinctly odd. It’s partly what makes them delightful. There are so many messages conveyed that are fully found here and less elsewhere. And the
Mailing Address:Congregation Beit TikvaP.O. Box 24094Santa Fe, NM 87502
Synagogue Location:2230 Old Pecos TrailSanta Fe, NM 87505