Temple Emanu-el.

Welcome to Temple Emanu-El

Shalom and welcome! For more than 85 years, Temple Emanu-El has sustained an atmosphere of warmth and spirituality that brings families back from generation to generation. Like our Temple, we hope that you find this site inviting and resourceful.However, nothing can substitute for the warmth and magic of visiting us in person and being part of our community. Whether studying in an adult education class, praying in one of our Shabbat services, attending a youth program or participating in a social program at the Temple, the spirit of Temple Emanu-El will make you feel closer to home and closer to God. We invite you to learn more about our Kehilla Kedosha, our sacred community, and the many opportunities for your involvement here.
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March, April, May,
June 2015

Special Announcement:

Weekly Services

Friday @ 7 PM - Services*
Shabbat Yeladim: 3rd-7th graders will lead the service from the bima!
*Required Friday Night Service for All Grades
Saturday @ 9 AM - Shabbat Services & Playroom
Saturday @ 10:15 am - Shabbat Beyachad (All Invited) & Shabbat Havurah (4th-5th grade)
Weekdays (M-Thurs.) @ 7 PM - Minyan (Daily Chapel)
Wednesday @ 7:30 AM - Minyan (Daily Chapel)



Shabbat Spotlight

Mazal Tov to Noah & Zoe Lash on their B'nai Mitzvah


This Shabbat:

April 24th - April 25th

Sisterhood Presentation, Nicky’s Family

Friday, April 24th at 10:30 am

Upcoming Events

Feature Events

Special Guest Speaker: Jodi Rudoren

April 25 @ 9:00 am

Join us as Jodi Rudoren speaks on the implications of the Israeli elections. Jodi Rudoren has been the Jerusalem bureau chief of The New York Times since May, 2012. She has covered two Gaza wars, two Israeli elections, Palestinian moves at the United Nations and accession to the International Criminal Court, and Secretary Kerry’s failed […]

Sisterhood Presents, “Nicky’s Family”

April 26 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am

  Sunday, April 26th  9:30 am  Eva Holzer, a long standing member of our community and a Kindertransport survivor, will share her personal experiences after the film. The film is narrated by the rescued children and Sir Winton himself, and has earned rave reviews from around the world, winning over 30 awards. In 1939, Nicholas […]

41st Annual Community Celebration, Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County (SSDS)

May 7 @ 6:00 pm

The Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County (SSDS) will honor outstanding champions of Jewish education at its 41st Annual Community Celebration Thursday, May 7 at the Hilton Pearl River. The event begins at 6 PM.   Proceeds from the evening support Schechter’s cutting-edge curriculum and tuition assistance for students in need. Honorees Renah and Rabbi […]

Teen Trip to Philly!

May 17 - May 18
Please join us for this event on May 17 - May 18. We look forward to seeing you there.

Torah Fund Musicale, honoring Rebecca Gordon

May 21 @ 7:30 pm

Torah Fund Musicale Invitation Torah Fund Musicale RSVP Card RSVP by May 11th Rebecca Gordon believes in the importance of Jewish education. She has been a teacher, an administrator and a volunteer for Jewish day schools for her entire adult life. She sent her children to Jewish schools, and her grandchildren attended Solomon Schecter schools […]


August 17 - August 28
Please join us for this event on August 17 - August 28. We look forward to seeing you there.


Kol Nidre Campaign

Our annual Kol Nidre appeal helps to provide important resources that enable Temple Emanu-El to meet our financial obligations while continuing to be a source of meaning and spirituality.


Practice What You Preach – March 21st, 2015/1 Nisan 5775

Listen to our latest Rabbi sermon


The Bibi Cha-Cha

Our latest post from the "TE Winter Mission to Israel" blog