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New Orleans' First Reform Congregation

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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.


Update on Rabbi Matthew Reimer

I hope everyone is looking forward to a great summer.  The summer has its own pace, but   in many ways just as busy as the rest of the year with all of the travels, camps and other events to mark our lives.  I did want to provide update to the Congregation on Rabbi... read more


NOT The Last Butterfly

NOT The Last Butterfly Thursday, May 12th – 7:00pm at Temple Sinai. NOT The Last Butterfly tells the inspiring tale of The Butterfly Project, a grass roots arts and education initiative that memorializes the 1.5 million children killed in the Holocaust through... read more


Shabbat Evening Services Friday at Congregation Gates of Prayer 8:00 pm
Shabbat Morning Services Saturday at Congregation Gates of Prayer 10:30 am

July 29, 2016
  • Services at Gates of Prayer
    July 29, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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July 30, 2016
  • Services at Gates of Prayer
    July 30, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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August 5, 2016
August 6, 2016
August 12, 2016
August 13, 2016
  • Shabbat Morning Service
    August 13, 2016 @ 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
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August 14, 2016
August 19, 2016
August 20, 2016
  • Shabbat Morning Service
    August 20, 2016 @ 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
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August 26, 2016


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.