Welcome to Temple Shaaray Tefila

Featured Events

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 10:00am
Monday, March 30, 2015 - 6:00pm
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 12:30pm
Friday, April 3, 2015 (All day)
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 4:30pm
Monday, April 6, 2015 - 10:00am

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Getting to Know...

Mindy B. Davids, RJE
Director of Religious School and Educational Innovation

Mindy can hardly believe that she has been an educator at Shaaray Tefila and living in New York for the past nine years.  Moving in 2006 from sunny Southern California, she has come to enjoy Broadway Theater, sampling fine dining restaurants around town, and taking long walks on those rare perfect spring afternoons.

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Opportunities for Connection

Nashim Women's Seder
Monday, March 30 at 6:15 pm

Join Rabbi Hirsch and Cantor Dubinsky for our Annual Women's Seder!

We join together to read the Haggadah...raise our voices in song...inspire one another...enjoy great food and make new friends.

Special Musical Guest: Carole Rivel on Keyboard

Reservations taken on a first come, first served basis.

Click here for details.

Cast Your Vote For Progress

We are proud to announce that congregants Rabbi Marla Feldman, Marla Gamoran, Michael Laufer, Steven Portnoy and Brian Solomon and staff members, Hope Chernak and Maya Glasser are representing Shaaray Tefila as members of the Slate of Delegates for ARZA: Representing Reform Judaism in the World Zionist Congress elections.

Click here for more information and to cast your vote for the ARZA Slate.

Mitzvah Inc. For March

Sunday, March 29, 2:30 - 3:30 pm

WHAT: An afternoon of ice cream sundaes and visiting with seniors 

WHERE: The Hearthstone (for seniors with cognitive impairment)
The Esplanade
305 West End Avenue at 74th Street
7th Floor

All ages are welcome (Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult volunteer)

Sign up at [email protected]. You will receive an email confirming your registration.

Spotlight On

Rabbi Joshua Strom to become the next Rabbi of Congregation B’nai Yisrael in Armonk

After 11 years as a member of the Shaaray Tefila community, Rabbi Joshua Strom is leaving to become the next Rabbi of Congregation B'Nai Yisrael in Armonk. 

Click here to read his letter to the Congregation.

Click here to read Shaaray Tefila President Michael Starr's response to this announcement by Rabbi Strom.

Erev Shabbat

Friday, March 27
6:15 pm: Kabbalat Shabbat
7:30 pm: Shabbat Unplugged for 20s and 30s


Saturday, March 28
9:00 am: Grade 6/7 Torah Study
10:00 am: Sanctuary service with bnai mitzvah Joshua Ertel and Hannah Freiberg
10:15 am: Minyan in the chapel
12:00 pm: Torah Study

Visions of Israel:
A Special Conversation with Teens Visiting from Haifa
Tuesday, March 24 at 7:00 pm

Join guests from Ohel Avraham in Haifa as they talk about the current state of Israel and their hopes for the future of the Jewish State.

Hosted by the Israel Engagement Committee