315 North 13th Street - Leesburg, FL - 352-326-3692


Imagine a synagogue with a warm and caring Rabbi.

Imagine a synagogue where people introduce themselves and get to know one another.

Imagine a synogogue where relationships grow and develop.

Imagine a synagogue where every person matters.

At Congregation Beth Sholom, there's always room for more people.  Here there are no closed circles, only open arms.

Welcome to Congregation Beth Sholom

the Congregation that feels like family.

Latest News

  • Rabbi Karen Allen will lead a guided discussion about the current Torah portion and its impact on our Jewish lives of today. The community is invited to join this enlightening exchange at 2:30 pm on Thursday, January 26th in the conference room INSIDE THE LIBRARY in the Sumter County Administration and Library Building , 7375 Powell Rd. near Pinellas Plaza and 466A in Wildwood. (Look for the building with the gold dome). This forum is a unique opportunity to talk with the rabbi in an intimate and informal setting.

  • Join us on Saturday, January 28th at 10:00 am when Rabbi Karen Allen leads our Shabbat Morning service. Socialize with our members afterwards at the Kiddush.

  • If you play Mah Jongg, please buy your card through the synagogue. Ask the group you play with to support us.

    The Mah Jongg league makes a donation to our synagogue based on the size of the order we place. Every card ordered makes a difference! Place your order now, orders must be received by January 28th!

    Click here to download the order form.

  • You won't want to miss this special concert at Pennbrooke Fairways on Sunday, March 5th, at 2:30 PM.  Our Rabbi, Karen Allen, is a magnificent professional pianist and singer with a beautiful voice.   She will be joined by Zoriy Zinger, a vioinist who was a soloist in the Russian Symphony Orchestra before moving to this country.  Together they have collaborated for many concerts, theater productions, and celebrations of exceptional diversity.  

    They will enchant us once again with a new musical production entitled 'An International Songbook'.  As the name suggests, they will perform a variety of music from classical to internations songs that have become contemporary standards.

    To purchase tickets, which are just $18, contact Cookie Wright at 352-324-1139.

Shabbat Candles

Candle Lighting for Fri. January 20, 2017 in Leesburg, FL is: 5:40pm

Shabbat concludes on Sat. January 21, 2017 at: 6:36pm


Congregation Beth Sholom is located at 315 North 13th Street, at the corner of Center Street, in Leesburg, Florida.

Our entrance is on Center Street.

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