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.

Capital Campaign

If you have driven by Temple Sinai recently, you may have noticed the giant crane lifting equipment onto the roof of the Calhoun Building and the Sanctuary, or seen the workman outside. This work has started because Temple Sinai’s fifty plus year old air conditioning...

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GiveNOLA Day Success

Temple Sinai is so appreciative of all the support we received throughout the GiveNOLA Campaign. We had 52 donors and raised over 80% of our $5000 goal. The funds raised are vital in ensuring that we are able to sustain all our services and operational needs. GiveNOLA...

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L’Shanah Tovah from your Temple Sinai Family! If you weren’t able to join us for Yom Kippur, click above to watch Rabbi Sherman’s Sermon!

November Services via Zoom

Friday Night Service
6:00 p.m. – Shabbat  Evening Service

Saturday Services
9:15 a.m.- Torah Study
10:30 a.m.- Shabbat Morning Service


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November 28, 2020
  • Virtual Torah Study
    November 28, 2020 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
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  • Shabbat Morning Service
    November 28, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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