Welcome to Temple Sinai

New Orleans’ First Reform Congregation – Founded in 1870

sanctuary-exterior350pxFounded in 1870, Temple Sinai is the oldest Reform congregation in Louisiana, and the state’s largest Jewish congregation overall. We are proud of our history of both inspired rabbinic leadership committed to tikkun olam and service to the spiritual needs of our diverse membership. Our clergy and lay leaders strive to create a congregation that serves as 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.

JewCCY Volunteers for JServe Day

On April 2, many of our 6th-11th graders in JewCCY joined forces with BBYO to participate in JServe Day. JServe Day is an international day of community service run in conjunction with BBYO and several other non-profit organizations.​ This year, Jewish teens from the...

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Save the Date for Our 2017 Spring Gala

Please join us on the evening of Saturday, May 13, as we honor Herbert and Sue Barton at our 2017 Spring Gala for their decades of service to the temple and the Jewish community at large. The gala will include a patron party, a catered dinner by Chef Rommel, and music...

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ROAR! Jewish Leadership Training for Resistance June 11

The Jewish Organizing Institute & Network (JOIN) for Justice will host its first-ever ROAR! (Resistance, Organizing, Action, and Resilience) workshop in New Orleans on Sunday, June 11 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This workshop is being held throughout the country to...

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Build a Playground with KaBOOM! June 2

Join KaBOOM! as they build a playground at Paul L. Dunbar Elementary on Friday, June 2 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Breakfast, lunch, and safety equipment will be provided. The build will happen rain or shine, and volunteers should wear closed toe shoes. Can't make it...

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New Orleans Pride Parade June 10

As LGBTQ Jews and allies, we are proud of our own identities and those of our loved ones. Join us, along with Touro Synagogue, as we march in the New Orleans Pride Parade on Saturday, June 10 at 6:00 p.m. We'll meet outside Mag's at 940 Elysian Fields. To participate,...

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Annual Brotherhood Bingo May 28

Enjoy crawfish, prizes, an auction, and more at Brotherhood's annual Seafood Bingo on Sunday, May 28 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. All kids 5 and under get one bingo card and eat free, and every winner gets a prize! Advance reservations are $30 each for adults and $15 each...

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SHABBAT SERVICES

Friday Evening – 6:15 p.m. – Shabbat  Service

Saturday Morning – 10:15 a.m. – Shabbat Service

July 26, 2017
July 28, 2017
  • Shabbat Evening Service w/ Museum Presentation
    July 28, 2017 @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
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July 29, 2017
July 30, 2017
  • Bridge House/Grace House w/ Social Action Committee
    July 30, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Religious/Hebrew School Registration

Temple Sinai uses the Institute of Southern Jewish Life Education Curriculum. This spiraled curriculum lets students revisit key content areas with increasing levels of sophistication as they progress from Pre-K through confirmation.