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 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

December 2015

November 2015

October 2015

September 2015

August 2015

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

December 2014