Sabbath Services

Friday --------- 7:00pm
Saturday --- 10:00 am


Erev Rosh Hashanah
Rosh Hashanah
Erev Yom Kippur
Yom Kippur

Welcome to Knesseth Israel Synagogue, Gloversville, NY

Knesseth Israel Synagogue (KIS) is a Conservative synagogue serving the Jewish population of Fulton & Montgomery Counties and surrounding areas in Upstate New York since 1891. At 120+, we are one of the oldest continuously operating congregations in the Northeast,

We are fully egalitarian and encourage each person to participate as much as they wish or are able to. Our services are a mixture of Hebrew & English. We welcome members of diverse backgrounds and with all levels of knowledge and experience of Judaism.

We invite you to learn more about Knesseth Israel on this website and join us for services. You will be warmly welcomed and you'll see that we also LOVE TO SING!

Visit our Blog for pictures & information on History Project & our latest activities AND Follow Us on Facebook

Monday, June 30th 7 PM
Knesseth Israel Annual Meeting

Join us to welcome returning & new Board Members. Hear Committee Reports for the past year and plans for the upcoming one.

Refreshments will be served after the meeting.

Friday, July 25@ 7PM
family BBQ & Honoring Special Guests

Members who have celebrated (or are going to celebrate) a very special birthday this year will be honored. Come enjoy the BBQ and help wish our honorees good health & happiness.

Adult - $7.00 - Children under 13 - $4.00
RSVP by July 18th

NOAH Project

Knesseth Israel Synagogue volunteers at the NOAH Community Meal Program to serve a hot meal to those within our community in need. Mark your calendar for the 2014 schedule and plan to join us at any (or all) these dates:

Sunday, Aug 17th
Sunday, Nov 23rd.

We meet at St. John's Episcopal Church (1 N. Market Street, Johnstown) around 10 AM to prepare the lunch and begin serving around 1 PM.

Food Panty Collection

We are continuing to collect items for donation to the Park Terrace Food Pantry. Drop off non-perishable food items to the box in our lobby (when office is open - M-F until Noon or before services).