Getting to Know....

Senior Rabbi Joel M. Mosbacher

Prior to joining Shaaray Tefila, Rabbi Mosbacher served as Rabbi of Beth Haverim Shir Shalom in New Jersey since 2001. He spent 13 summers at Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute (OSRUI) summer campClick here for more.


Opportunities for Connection

Welcome Back Weekend at Temple Shaaray Tefila
September 9, 10 & 11

Rabbi Mosbacher and The Rabbinic Transition Committee invite you to join us for a Welcome Back Weekend.

For a complete list of Welcome Events, or to register, please click here.

RSVPsare requested, but walk-ins are also welcome for most events.


Shaaray Tefila Doesn't Just Want You to Join
We Want You to Discover Where You Belong

We strive to help Reform Jews throughout New York, from the Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Midtown, Downtown and anywhere in between find a place within our congregational community.

Click here to arrange a meeting or tour.


Spotlight On

Learn About Shaaray Tefila's MASA Program for Families

MASA, the Hebrew word for journey, is a program that brings parents and children together to learn and experience Jewish life in a non-classroom setting.  Families develop friendships and a special connection to our sacred community.

Click here for a special video presentation about MASA.


Kabbalat Shabbat

Friday, August 19
6:15 pm: Kabbalat Shabbat


Saturday, August 20
10:15 am: Minyan in the Chapel
12:00 pm: Torah Study


If you are unable to join us at the Temple you may watch the service live by clicking here.

Neshama @ Shaaray Tefila
Every Tuesday and Friday at 8:00 am

Join Rabbi Wajnberg for rejuvinating, 45 minute meditation and learning sessions every Tuesday and Friday.

Come to any or all of the Neshama sessions. All are welcome.