Drash by Rabbi Rachel of Ahava Aina – video

At the shabbat service on March 23 Kona Beth Shalom welcomed Rabbi Rachel Short, visiting from Hilo side to deliver a drash on the week’s Torah parashat, Tzav. We are happy… more

Sofer (Torah scribe) Rabbi Druin visits KBS

Expert sofer Rabbi Moshe Druin visited Kona Beth Shalom on February 5, 2019 to spend the day examining, repairing and refreshing our beloved Torah. Many KBS members and visitors came by to… more

KBS 2018 annual membership meeting

All Kona Beth Shalom members are invited and urged to attend the annual congregation meeting on Sunday, October 7, 2018, 10AM at the home of Ruth Ader in Kona Palisades.… more

Yom Kippur Video Highlights

Congregation Kona Beth Shalom Yom Kippur services on Tuesday evening September 18 and all day Wednesday September 19 were led by Rabbi Daniel Lev and former KBS president Shari Berman… more

Shabbat Shuva Weekend

Aloha …Shalom …L’shana Tova KBS High Holiday activities continue this Friday, September 14, 5PM with a Tashlich ceremony,  Kabbalat Shabbat service and then potluck* supper on the beach at Kona’s “Old… more

Rosh Hashana Service Highlights

Congregation Kona Beth Shalom ushered in the High Holidays with Rosh Hashana 5779 services on Sunday evening September 9 and Monday morning September 10. Thanks to Rabbi Daniel Lev and… more

High Holy Days Schedule

Rabbi Daniel Lev and former KBS president Shari Berman will lead High Holy Day services in September. Congregation membership includes seats. We ask visitors and guests to purchase seats. Details… more

Torah Study Resumes in Captain Cook

After a brief hiatus, the monthly Torah Study resumes this Saturday, August 4 at the home of Louise and Marvin Feldman in Captain Cook. The parashah this week is Eikev… more