Welcome to BHBE! We’re so glad you’re here!

Beth Hillel Bnai Emunah is a vibrant, multi-generational, egalitarian synagogue with an award winning Hebrew School. We have a strong love and loyalty for Jewish practice while offering a progressive stance on social issues. Our aim is to create a warm and enriching environment encouraging personal growth through Jewish living, learning, prayer, and celebration.



  • 50% off dues for the first three years for all new members! Contact Executive Director Michael Kahn (michael.kahn@bhbe.org) for more information!
  • And for new families with students going into K-2nd grades, $180 tuition with family membership dues waived! Contact Education Director Aaron Frankel (aaron.frankel@bhbe.org) for more information or to sign up. Available to the first 10 families who join. A great opportunity to try out the program for a year!


Join the BHBE Legacy Circle today. Your commitment to a deferred donation helps make our future bright! Learn more.

Please note: To participate in person at BHBE you must wear a mask and be vaccinated. Everyone who is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past their final vaccine dose). To provide your vaccine record to the office at BHBE, please scan or take a picture of your vaccination card or other evidence of vaccination (such as a screenshot from the Illinois VaxVerify system or your healthcare provider or pharmacy’s portal) and email it to jackie.ernest@bhbe.org. We will then mark you as vaccinated in our system for all future events.