Shul History

Founded in 1971, Congregation Israel is led by Rabbi Chaim Marcus, and serves a close-knit congregation of singles, young and established families, and seniors.

 We offer the Orthodox community of Springfield a vast array of services, including:

  • Two daily Shacharit minyanim
  • Daily Mincha and Maariv (late Maariv in Winter)
  • Early and late Friday Night davening during the Spring/Summer
  • Learning opportunities  five days a week, including Daf  Yomi, In-Depth Gemara, Contemporary Halacha, Parsha, and more
  • Adult education & Scholar in Residences
  • Outstanding Early Childhood Programs (school and camp for 2-5 years)
  • Innovative youth programs for all ages
  • Beautiful new Mikvah
  • Modern catering facilities
  • Sisterhood
  • Chessed opportunities