Religious/Hebrew School Registration Now Open

Religious/Hebrew School Registration Now Open

Click here to register your child(ren) for the 2017-2018 Religious and/or Hebrew School session. The Temple Sinai Religious School pairs art, Hebrew instruction, social action, t’filah, and hands-on projects with a comprehensive curriculum to help children create a...
Judge Robin M. Giarrusso Installed as 48th President

Judge Robin M. Giarrusso Installed as 48th President

On May 19, Judge Robin M. Giarrusso was installed as the 48th president of Temple Sinai. Her term will end in May 2019. Originally from Denver, Giarrusso came to New Orleans as a Newcomb College freshman and began attending services at Temple Sinai as a student. “It...
Temple Sinai Celebrates Herbert and Sue Barton

Temple Sinai Celebrates Herbert and Sue Barton

On Saturday, May 13 Temple Sinai held its annual gala, presented this year in honor of Herbert and Sue Barton for their more than 50 years of service to to the temple. Herbert is Executive Director Emeritus of Temple Sinai, and Sue is a Sisterhood member and former...
Teacher Rebecca Lederkramer To Enter Rabbinical School

Teacher Rebecca Lederkramer To Enter Rabbinical School

“My freshman year at Tulane I started as an assistant teacher,” says Rebecca Lederkramer, now a senior and a full-fledged instructor in beginner Hebrew and eighth grade Religious School. After four years of growth at Temple Sinai as a leader in the Jewish community,...
Temple Sinai Cares Committee Hosts Seder for Poydras Home

Temple Sinai Cares Committee Hosts Seder for Poydras Home

Members of the Temple Sinai Cares Committee (TSCC), along with Rabbi Ed Cohn, orchestrated a Passover Experience for the residents of Poydras Home on April 5. Rabbi Cohn led the 28 participants in an abbreviated seder, touching on all the basic elements of a...