Our mission is in accordance with the faith of Judaism: to cultivate a love and understanding of Jewish Heritage; to stimulate friendship; and to strengthen the bonds of loyalty with Israel and all Jewish people by bringing near the love of G-d through an emphasis of principles of righteousness and humanity.
Members are drawn from all over Brooklyn and Staten Island. New members find their involvement in worship, committees, classes and other activities greeted with enthusiasm. Our lives have been enriched since joining PTBAS. We appreciate and foster diversity. Members include families with non-Jewish spouses, Jews by Choice, old and young, singles, and same-sex couples. Our members come from diverse backgrounds within Judaism. All find a spiritual home at PTBAS.