Sabbath Services

Friday --------- 7:00pm
Saturday --- 10:00 am

High HolidaySchedule of Services

.... Sat, Sept 5th 7 PM

Rosh Hashanah
Erev Rosh Hashanah
.... Sun, Sept 13 - 7PM
First Day
... Mon, Sept 14 - 9AM
Second Day
... Tues, Sept 15- 9AM

Memorial Service
at Cemetery
Sun, Sept 20 - 10 AM

Yom Kippur
Kol Nidre
..Tues, Sept 22-7PM
Yom Kippur Day
.. Wed, Sept 23 - 9AM

Celebration for Sukkot & Simchat Torah
... Fri, Oct 2 - 7PM

Welcome to Knesseth Israel Synagogue, Gloversville, NY

Lay Leader Suzanne SchermerhornKnesseth Israel Synagogue (KIS) is a Conservative synagogue serving the Jewish population of Fulton & Montgomery Counties and surrounding areas in Upstate New York since 1891. At 120+, we are one of the oldest continuously operating congregations in the Northeast,
We are fully egalitarian and encourage each person to participate as much as they wish or are able to. Our services are a mixture of Hebrew & English. We welcome members of diverse backgrounds and with all levels of knowledge and experience of Judaism.

We invite you to learn more about Knesseth Israel on this website and join us for services. You will be warmly welcomed and you'll see that we also LOVE TO SING especially with our Lay Leader Suzanne Schermerhorn who brings her guitar, her beautiful voice and new songs to every service.

The Board & Members of Knesseth Israel Synagogue wish ALL a good year of health, well-being & peace.

Join us for services are we begin 5776
Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Services led by
Cantor Daniel Flax
Shlichat Tsibbur Suzanne Schermerhorn
and members of our Congregation

Check us out on Facebook and join us for these upcoming events

Hebrew School Enrollment

Our Hebrew School is led by an experienced, certified teacher who brings her love of Judaism and learning to our students. Classes begin again in September, - call office for information about enrollment.
Selichot Services

Selichot Services
Saturday evening, Sept 5th at 7 PM

Selichot are prayers for forgiveness chanted before Rosh Hashanah and the New Year.  Join us as a community to prepare for the Jewish year of 5775
Refreshments to follow

You're Invited

Join us for Refreshments & Fellowship
After Erev Rosh Hashanah services
Sunday, September 13th

For Breakfast
After Yom Kippur end
Wednesday, September 23rd

Decorate the Succah
Sunday, September 27th at 10 AM

NOAH Project

2015 Schedule for our Volunteer efforts at NOAH

Sunday, Sept 13
Sunday, Dec 20

Meet at St. John's Episcopal Church (1 N. Market Street, Johnstown) around 10 AM to prepare the lunch and stay to around 1-2 to help serve and cleanup.