Beth Israel Synagogue (Roanoke, Virginia)
Main portal off Franklin Road
|Location||920 Franklin Road,
|Leadership||Rabbi: Fabian Werbin|
Beth Israel Synagogue (Hebrew: בית ישראל) is a Conservative synagogue located at 920 Franklin Road in Roanoke, Virginia. It was founded in 1900, and as of 2009[update] had a membership of approximately 160 families and individuals.
In 2007 the synagogue completed an expansion and renovation of its building, carefully planned so that the original facade, part of Roanoke's Old Southwest historic district, was unaltered. Fabian Werbin joined as rabbi in 2008.
- Beth Israel Synagogue: 100th Anniversary 1902-2002, Published by Beth Israel Synagogue, (Roanoke, Va.,) 2001
- Synagogue website. Accessed November 3, 2009.
- Podger, Pamela J. "Beth Israel Synagogue: Returning in joy; The congregation of Beth Israel Synagogue celebrated the completion of a yearlong renovation", The Roanoke Times, August 27, 2007.
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