Welcome home to Temple Sinai. All are Welcome, All the time.

New Orleans' First Reform Congregation

Educating all ages in our faith.

Celebrating the Spirit of New Orleans!

Welcome to Temple Sinai

New Orleans’ First Reform Congregation – Founded in 1870

sanctuary-exterior350pxFounded in 1870, we are the largest congregation in the State of Louisiana and the oldest Reform one. Temple Sinai is proud of our history of inspired rabbinic leadership committed to Tikkun Olam. The Congregation has an historic tradition of serving the spiritual needs of its diverse membership.  Our professional and lay leaders strive to create a congregation that seeks to be a spiritual presence in the lives of its members in order to help cultivate and satisfy their religious, musical, cultural, emotional and intellectual interests and needs.


Temple Sinai Family Event at the Aquarium.

Thanks to Caroline Brickman &  Ariane Rung for their hard work and dedication chairing the oh so much fun Temple Sinai Family Event at the Aquarium! It was another wonderful way for our families to meet Rabbi Matthew Reimer, his wife, Dr. Leah Reimer, and their... read more


Sukkot Under The Stars

Sukkot Under the Stars 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m: Sunday, October 16th-Sisterhood Hosting Tuesday, October 18th-Learning with Rabbi Reimer Wednesday, October 19th – Brotherhood Hosting Thursday, October 20th – Young Adults read more


Friday Evening
6:15 – Rabbi Cohn speaks on “The Southern Rabbis and the Civil Rights Movement.”
Cantor Colman & guest bass-baritone, Ivan Griffin, will lead us in inspirational song.

Saturday Morning
9:00  – Torah Study
10:30-11:30 a.m. – Following Torah Study: “Martin Luther King, Abraham Joshua Heschel & The Civil Rights Movement.”

Sunday Morning
9:00-11:30am  – Our children from Kindergarten through 9th grade will participate in an amazing learning program: “Civil Rights, Social justice, Martin Luther King & Jewish Values.”

January 18, 2017
January 20, 2017

Religious/Hebrew School Registration

Temple Sinai uses the Institute of Southern Jewish Life Curriculum (ISJL) This curriculum thoughtfully spirals the education of our youth from Pre-Kindergarten through Confirmation in such a way that students revisit key content areas with increasing sophistication as they progress through the entire curriculum.