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On a visit to Israel, I learned to curb my certainty and listen to our complicated people

Read Rabbi Davidson’s latest article in the Jewish Telegraphic Agency reflecting on the profound impact of witnessing firsthand the resilience of Israelis and the challenges they face in the aftermath of October 7 and ongoing war against Hamas.

Progressivism’s Breakdown over Israel and the Jews

Rabbi Davidson explores how contemporary Progressivism has suffered a breakdown over Israel and Jews because of its binary sorting of peoples and nations into oppressor and oppressed. Watch Sermon

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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.

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