Welcome to Temple Shaaray Tefila

Featured Events

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00am
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:30pm
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 10:00am
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 12:30pm
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 10:00am
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 7:30pm
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Getting to Know...

Rabbi Deborah A. Hirsch
Interim Senior Rabbi

If you've spent any time with Rabbi Hirsch you know that she cares deeply about Shaaray Tefila, its congregants and those who may wish to become congregants. But what does she do in her down time and how did a 1974 trip to a kibbutz lead Rabbi Hirsch to Shaaray Tefila?

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Opportunities for Connection

Simchat Torah/Shmini Atzeret Worship Schedule

Wednesday, October 15
5:15 pm: Tot Simchat Torah
6:15 pm: Congregational Simchat Torah

Thursday, October 16
7:45 am: Yizkor 
10:00 am: Congregational Shmini Atzeret with Yizkor

Mitzvah Sunday Registration is now Open

Mitzvah Sunday is November 9. With projects available for all ages we invite you to participate in Tikkun Olam - Repairing the World.

For the list of available projects or to register click here. 

Temples Want you to Join. Shaaray Tefila Wants You to Belong.

Shaaray Tefila is a Chavurah, a community committed to creating a warm and welcoming environment. Whether you wish worship or study; continue your Jewish journey or begin a new one our community is here for you. 

To find your place within our sacred community please contact Sara Samuels Reiner, Shaaray Tefila's Director of Congregant life by email or phone at (212) 328-9396 or click here to learn more. 

Spotlight On

SAGE Upcoming Programs

For our active seniors:
Original Evening Book Group
Tuesday, October 14 at 7:00 pm

Daytime Book Group
Wednesday, October 15 at 1:45 pm

New Evening Book Group
Tuesday, October 21 at 7:00 pm

Monthly Program
"Saving Mona Lisa"
Thursday, October 23 at 6:30 pm

Erev Shabbat

Friday, October 17
6:15 pm: Kabbalat Shabbat 


Saturday, October 18
9:00 am: Grade 6&7 Torah Study
9:30 am: Tot Shabbat

10:00 am: Service with Bnai Mitzvah Sarah Cohn, Nicole Erlich and Gabriel Squiteri
10:15 am: Minyan in the chapel
12:00 pm: Torah Study

Jpeg (Jewish Parent Engagement Group)
Dinner in the Sukkah

Tuesday, October 14 at 5:30 pm

Congregational families with young children are invited for an evening of dinner, singing and dancing under the Sukkah.