Welcome to Temple Shaaray Tefila

A spiritual home to all who seek:

TST Stands with Israel

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Events & Opportunities

to find meaning, purpose, and connection.

Celebrate Shabbat with Shaaray Tefila

Join us for a Shabbat experience filled with meaning, connection, and purpose.

Erev Shabbat Services
Fridays @6:15pm
in person & online

Saturday Morning Minyan
Saturdays @10:15am
in person & online

Shabbat Torah Study
Saturdays @12:00pm
in person & online

Celebrate Shavuot

Celebrate Receiving the Torah!

Erev Shavuot Festival Service
Tuesday, June 11 @6:15pm
(In person & online)
Join us as we celebrate receiving the Torah at Mount Sinai on Shavuot!  

Shavuot Community Oneg
Tuesday, June 11 @7:00pm
After our festive service, join our clergy and guest clergy as we go around the 10 commandments in 80 minutes! Cheesecake will be served! 
Register HERE

Online Yizkor Service
Wednesday, June 12 @7:45am 

Shavuot Festival Morning Service with Yizkor
Wednesday, June 12 @10:15am
In person & online

Pride Month 
at Shaaray Tefila

w/ Rabbi Ariel Tovlev
Friday, June 14 @6:15pm

Join us for a wonderful Pride celebration as we learn from special guest Rabbi Ariel Tovlev about gender beyond the binary in Judaism.

Pride Month Shabbat Torah Study with Ari Mosbacher
Saturdays, June 1 & 8 @12:15pm

In honor of Pride month, we have two special Torah Study sessions with Ari Mosbacher, who will bring commentaries from the queer community to our study of the weekly Torah portion. 

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