in Downtown Harrisburg
stronger as a community and synagogue and to
continue to grow in the heart of Jewish Harrisburg,
"Living in large cities is difficult,
because large cities have markets, and are
very expensive and congested from wayfarers"
R. Sholomo Yitzchaki (Kiddushin 49b)
GREAT RABBIS WHO ENDORSE
About the Congregation
Kesher Israel Congregation is located in the beautiful state capital of Harrisburg, PA, nestled along the majestic Susquehanna River– as the center of the warm and vibrant traditional Jews of South Central PA. People are attracted to our community for the broadness of our Jewish life, the stable economy, affordable cost of living, the relaxed feel of life, and proximity to the natural resources and richness of Central PA.
Visit Kesher Israel
Visit Kesher Israel and our beautiful city of Harrisburg for Shabbos and see if it’s right for you!
We are unable to provide overnight Shabbat hospitality if you do not provide us with information about your current synagogue affiliation, including email contact for your Rabbi. We request, if at all possible, one week advance notice for overnight and Shabbat meal requests