Experience the warmth and majesty of our Daily Sunset Service, Shabbat and holidays online.

Become a Member

A warm community that prays, learns, and celebrates together, and provides comfort in times of need.


Your donations support our service to New York City’s Jewish community and beyond.

When the Nearest Jew Will Do

Read Rabbi Davidson’s latest article in the Daily News “When the nearest Jew will do: Israel haters turn antisemites to lash out at Jews” in which he discusses increasing antisemitic incidents and violence against Jews in the US and Europe since October 7. Read more at Daily News (paywall)

Reflections on the March for Israel Rally

Temple Emanu-El members, clergy and staff share their reflections and feelings about coming together with nearly 300,000 Jews for the historic March for Israel rally on November 14, 2023.

Donate to the Annual Fund

The Annual Fund sustains the extraordinary services and programs that make Temple Emanu-El a strong, vibrant community.

News and Articles

sanctuary, outside

The Story of Temple Emanu-El

Established in 1845, Temple Emanu-El is more than an architectural landmark; we are a leader within Reform Judaism and a warm community devoted to lifelong learning, spiritual growth and social justice.

Hosting Your Event at Emanu-El

Temple members have access to a variety of magnificent spaces for lifecycle events and private celebrations with support and guidance from our clergy and special events office.

Events, Classes, Trips! The Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center is a home for all things Jewish in this shtetl we call New York.

The Bernard Museum’s exhibitions and collections offer a vivid perspective on the diversity of Jewish history and culture throughout the ages.

Explore the latest from Jewish authors of fiction and nonfiction in the welcoming space of Stettenheim Library.

Temple Emanu-El’s Lifelong Learning programs provide a comprehensive foundation for how we live our lives as Jews at home and in the world.

Our play-based curriculum nurtures a lifelong love of learning and emotional skills that children carry through life.

Stay in touch.

Sign up for our mailing lists to receive information about important stories, upcoming services, speakers and events happening at Temple Emanu-El.