KBS Torah Documentary Film Premiere

Filmmaker Sara Nealy invites you to the premiere showing of “Black Fire, White Fire,” her feature-length documentary about our centuries-old Torah scroll and its remarkable journey from the ashes of… more

Yom Kippur Services

Congregation Kona Beth Shalom gathers to observe the Day of Atonement beginning with the stirring Kol Nidre service at 6PM Tuesday, October 8 and continuing Wednesday, October 9 with a… more

Rosh Hashana 5780 (2019) Video Highlights

Kona Beth Shalom services for Rosh Hashana 5780 were led by Rabbi Daniel Lev on September 29 & 30, 2019 at Hawaiian Queen Coffee Garden in Kailua Kona. We are… more

2019 Annual Congregation Meeting September 15

Annual Membership Meeting All Kona Beth Shalom members are invited and urged to attend the annual congregation meeting on Sunday, September 15, 2019, 10:30AM at the Kona Palisades “Crosson Pavilion”… more

High Holy Days Schedule

Rabbi Daniel Lev will lead High Holy Day services in September and October. Congregation membership includes seats. We ask visitors and guests to purchase seats. Details are available on the… more

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