Sabbath Services

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

Welcome to Knesseth Israel Synagogue, Gloversville, NY

Knesseth 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!

Donations to help Jewish Organizations in France with increased security needs after deadly Paris attacks on Charlie Hebdo & the Jewish Kosher Market may be made at these site:

Masorti Olami (The World Council of Conservative/Masorti Synagogues)

Jewish Federations of North America

Send messages of support - Drop off at synagogue or send to info@knessethisrael.net and we will translate to French and send on.

Visit our Blog for pictures & information our latest activities AND Follow Us on Facebook

Tu B'Shevat Seder
Saturday, January 31st 10 AM

Join us after services on January 31st for our
Annual Tu B'Shevat Seder.

Tu B'Shevat was traditionally how a tree's age was determined for tithing. It has become a way to acknowledge our enviroment and the importance of trees.

Join us as we celebrate nature, sing new songs, enjoy new fruits and a wish our trees a "Happy Birthday" with a seder dedicated to them..

NOAH Project

2015 Schedule for our Volunteer efforts at NOAH

Sunday, March 1
Sunday, June 7
Sunday, Sept 13
Sunday, Dec 20

We 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.

Food Panty Collection

We are continuing to collect items for donation to the Park Terrace Food Pantry. Drop off non-perishable food items to the box in our lobby (when office is open - M-F until Noon or before services).