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

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.

The raffle drawing date is about 1 month away — Tuesday, February 17th.
By now you have all received your annual raffle tickets. All are asked to facilitate the sale of at least one ticket, board members 2, but after you’ve accomplished that, try for one more.
Please turn in your ticket stubs and money to the office as soon as possible….
Thank you for your support of this important fundraiser!

Your Raffle Committee:
Mark Horwitz & Mark Turk

Join us on Sundays, March 8 & 15 for Passover in the Matzah Aisle (PIMA), from 1:00pm to 4:00. We will be at the Jewel-Osco located at Jefferson & Midland, just a few blocks from shul. Shop for your Kosher for Passover goods & visit us. We will have information about Pesach, recipes & more! Please thank Jewel-Osco for supporting us again this year by shopping for your Kosher needs at this location. Todah!

Blues And Brews

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Blues and Brews Sponsorship Information

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Upcoming Events

Apr 30 Thu 2015
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Apr 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us Thursday’s at Noon for 90 minutes of food and Torah Study! Rabbi will discuss the upcoming Torah portion of the week, so be [...]
May 7 Thu 2015
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us Thursday’s at Noon for 90 minutes of food and Torah Study! Rabbi will discuss the upcoming Torah portion of the week, so be [...]
May 14 Thu 2015
12:00 pm Lunch & Learn @ JJC
Lunch & Learn @ JJC
May 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us Thursday’s at Noon for 90 minutes of food and Torah Study! Rabbi will discuss the upcoming Torah portion of the week, so be [...]

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Meet the Rabbi

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

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