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
Our daily minyan gathers for morning and evening services:
Candle Lighting: 5:00 pm
Shabbat Ends: 6:01 pm
Friday Evening: 5:00 pm
Shabbat Morning: 9:00am
Shabbat Mincha: 4:55 pm
Sunday Shacharit: 8:00am
Sunday to Thursday:
Mincha/Ma'ariv: 4:55 pm
Are you considering relocation?
Are you planning to visit or relocate in Harrisburg, we have a dedicated team to help those families and individuals to join our great community in town with job search, real state and home hospitality.