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temple14Temple Israel welcomes families and individuals of all lifestyles and life choices as well as those with special needs.  Join us and find out how good it feels to be part of an inclusive Jewish tradition. Temple Israel..the community that welcomes the stranger and lets no one stand alone.



Sukkot Events


9/23 Religious School Students decorate sukkah

9/23 Erev Sukkot & Dinner 

9/24 Sukkot Service     

Download complete HHD schedule

Young Family Connections

tiyoungfamiliesmoduleThanks to the generosity of Dr.Ron Avis Foundation, a number of young families can join our great community at a reduced rate and enjoy many free activities & tuition free Hebrew School.

More info.


Religious & Hebrew School

Sun, 9:30am-noon
Wed 4:30pm-6:00pm
Give your child the best start ever with our quality Hebrew & Religious school education.  Age appropriate curriculum from ages 3 to teen confirmation.  More info

Celebrate Shabbat With Us

candlesKabbalat Shabbat,  Family Shabbat ,  I-Shabbat, No Shush Shabbat  &   Torah Study. Find your perfect Shabbat!

All Shabbat Services are opened to the Community.”Click here for schedule.


More events!

Download Sept Events Calendar
9/30 CulturEats cooking workshop ages 9+ flyer
9/30 Erev Simchat Torah flyer
10/1 Simchat Torah Yizkor Service                        
10/7 Sunday Mat & Chair Yoga resumes at 6pm

E-Shalom Bulletin

Growing & Nurturing Our Jewish Experience


MAT & CHAIR YOGA AT TEMPLE ISRAEL- suitable for all levels, come see for yourself on every Thursday night 7:15 – 8:15pm.  Sunday night Yoga from 6:00-7:00pm will resume on October 7.2018 (Sunday classes in Sept. may still be seen on our calendar due to a glitch in the google calendar)  more info

NO SHUSH SHABBAT, 1st Friday of the month at 6pm: a 1/2 hour Shabbat Service for special needs children and their families. RSVP 718.727.2231 will resume Oct 5, 2018  more info

I*SHABBAT, 3rd Friday of the month at 6pm: a 35 minute lively, interactive Shabbat Service for young children and their families. I I*Shabbat resumes Oct 19 more info



Reaching out to Our Community Temple Israel is actively involved with coordinating the efforts of the congregation’s activities, fulfilling the mitzvah of tikkun olam, repairing the world. We have formed strong alliances with various organizations to help achieve our goals. We are the proud originators of the Staten Island Community Days. Check out “Our Affiliates” page under Community..  

  familysideWe LOVE families at TEMPLE ISRAEL.

Thanks to the generosity of the Dr. Ronald Avis Foundation for Temple Israel, young families (up to 10) will become members of our congregation at a greatly reduced rate and enjoy a a year of fun programming for BOTH parents and children at no additional cost..  In addition, there is tuition FREE Youth Religous & Hebrew School for all of our members. Your family is always welcome to come and join our family and be a part of our great community.

Join us for our fun family oriented events.


Upcoming Events

  1. Fri 21

    Kabbalat Shabbat Service, Oneg

    Sep 21 @ 8:00pm - 9:00pm
  2. Sat 22

    Torah Study

    Sep 22 @ 10:00am - 11:00am
  3. Sat 22

    Shabbat Service

    Sep 22 @ 11:00am - 12:00pm
  4. Sun 23

    Religious School

    Sep 23 @ 9:30am - 12:00pm

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