The Scribe is a Monthly Temple Newsletter, information on how to receive the print version of the Scribe is below.

Subscription Policy for the Scribe

The Scribe is sent to all Temple members free of charge. Nonmembers may receive the Scribe for a $10 per year subscription fee (for those who want a printed copy). The Scribe is sent free to former Aurora area seniors who have moved away and still wish to receive it.

If you wish to receive the Scribe, please mail your request and address (with a check for $10, if applicable) to: Temple B'nai Israel, 400 North Edgelawn Drive, Aurora, IL 60506. You can also subscribe to our e-mail Scribe list (free of charge) by using the contact form here or view the current Scribe.




Scrip Order

Place your Scrip Certificate orders by the second Sunday of each month or you can order online anytime by going to and using our enrollment code (contact the office for the code) to direct your order to Temple B'nai Israel. You can reload funds onto a card you already have or print your own eGiftCards when you order with PrestoPay.



Shopping On the Net?

Do you like to shop online? Want to have a percentage of your purchase go to the Temple? Most big online places are at, like Amazon, Target, Linens and Things, Toys R Us, Disney Store, etc. Just say that you want the donation to go to Temple B'nai Israel (we are registered with them) and buy the items that you need using your own credit card.



Past Editions of The Scribe:

April 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

December 2018

November 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

July/August 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

July/August 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

December 2015

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015

July 2015