December 19, 2018 •
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A welcoming community of Jewish life, worship and learning

Our Clergy

Rabbi Clifford Kulwin leads Temple B’nai Abrahm’s dynamic clergy team, which also includes Rabbi Faith Joy Dantowitz and Cantor Jessica F. Epstein. Each brings invaluable contributions to the bima and to our congregational family.
photo courtesy Samuel Dantowitz

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The Ross Sanctuary

We worship God with joy, humility and meaning, maintaining our own rich traditions as we perpetuate those of our faith.

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Pittsburgh: A Solemn Observance of Mourning and Outrage @ TBA

Sponsored by Temple B’nai Abraham and  Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ
Photos, Video, Remarks & Video (photos courtesy Larry Agron)

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Congregational Learning

Temple B’nai Abraham Congregational Learning again invited the community to explore The State of the Garden State with our regular journalist panel of Mary Alice Williams, Tom Moran and Matt Katz.

photo courtesy Elaine Durbach, NJJN

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Becoming B'nai Mitzvah

B’nai Abraham nurtures knowledgeable young Jewish adults who will become active members of the community, with a love of Judaism that will guide them throughout their lives. (photo courtesy Jerry Rosenzweig, Byte out of Time Photography)


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Rabbi Kulwin's College Visits

Every year… in every season, Rabbi Clifford Kulwin of Temple B’nai Abraham, Livingston embarks on visits to children of temple members at colleges in the Northeast, Midwest and South. Dinner with Rabbi Kulwin for these students  is often a comforting taste of home and a special way to maintain ties to their rabbi and their TBA congregational family.

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Sukkahfest ... Great Fun!

Jake Yelner and Noah Shangold shake the lulav with Rabbi Kulwin as part of Kulwin’s Lakeside Sukkah Celebration held at Temple during the holiday. Sukkahfest Photo Gallery>>

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Dinner & Program in the Sukkah

Dinner in the Sukkah & Program with Sarah Newell, GreenFaith;  Janet Penn, SAC Co-Chair; Rev. Ronald Tuff, GreenFaith and Ruth Ross, SAC Co-Chair

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A GreenFaith Sanctuary

With a history of commitment to green practices, as in 2006 when Temple B’nai Abraham installed solar panels on the roof,  GreenFaith NJ’s Environmental Certification program offered a unique opportunity for the synagogue to further dedicate itself to environmental stewardship.TBA is certified as a GreenFaith Sanctuary. Caring for the earth is a consistent part of our life and identity as a synagogue.–Rabbi Clifford Kulwin

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Our Makerspace Room

A makerspace is not solely a engineering, woodshop, computer lab or art room, but it may contain elements found in all of these familiar spaces.The TBA makerspace utilizes Jewish concepts, technology, and hands-on materials for Project-Based Learning for all ages.

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A Caring Congregation

We are an extended family that offers connection, compassion and community to all.

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A welcoming community of Jewish life, worship and learning


We are a congregation that is more than 165 years old that works together to define our own independent path. We strive daily to be faithful to the teachings of the Torah, dedicated to the acquisition of Jewish knowledge, and committed to the well-being of the Jewish people in America, Israel and around the world.

We would love to meet you.

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Weekly Services

Friday, December 21
6:30 PM Shabbat Service. Naming of  Stella Elizabath Nigro, daughter of Marissa & Tony Nigro, granddaughter of Shari Gelbman Fischer & Charles Torrus and great-granddaughter of Shelly Gelbman & Joel Gelbman

Saturday, December 22
9:00 AM  Parashat HaShavuah: Veyechi
10:00 AM Shabbat Morning Service

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