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.

From Where I Stand

Sukkot is my favorite holiday! In antiquity, Sukkot was so central in Jewish observance as to receive the additional moniker, “Heh-Chag – THE Festival.” In pre-Biblical times, Sukkot was a pagan harvest celebration. By the time the Torah was canonized it had become...

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April 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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April 11, 2021
April 12, 2021
  • Religious Education Committee Meeting
    April 12, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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April 13, 2021
April 14, 2021
April 15, 2021
  • Thursday Lunch with Rabbi Sherman
    April 15, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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  • Israeli History through Comedy with Benji Lovitt
    April 15, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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April 16, 2021
April 17, 2021