Welcome to Joliet Jewish Congregation

serving Will County and surrounding communities.

We are an unaffiliated traditional synagogue mixing Reform and Conservative ideology. We welcome all families of the Jewish faith as well as families where a spouse is not a member of the Jewish faith.

Current News & Announcements

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High Holy Day Schedule

Rosh Hashanah:

September 13th – Services start at 6:00 pm

September 14th – Services start at 9:00 am,  Children’s’ Service 10:30 am

Babysitting available from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

September 15th – Services start at 9:00 am

Yom Kippur:

September 22nd – Services start at 6:00 pm

September 23rd – Services start at 9:00 am, Children’s Service 10:30 am

Babysitting available from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Concluding Service @ 6:00 pm with Break the Fast Following.

Please call 815-741-4600 for more information.




Gift Shop:

Do not forget our lovely gift shop when you are in need of a gift or treating yourself! Our shop has gone through many changes & may look quite different from the last time you visited. We have many new items, which include Judaica, jewelry, mezuzah/scroll, head covers, pet toys, items for children, books, household items, & much more! Please contact Randi McCauley to visit our shop & help support your synagogue.


Upcoming Events

Meet the Rabbi

Our Rabbi is Charles Rubovits.  His office hours are 10:00am – 2:00pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. (calling ahead is appreciated).