A Reform Congregation in Livingston New Jersey

Temple Emanu-El of West Essex is a Reform Jewish community that brings us together to celebrate our simchas (joys), provides support for other times, and meets our religious, educational, social, and cultural needs. All ages are inspired by our rabbi and cantor to perpetuate Judaism by engaging in lifelong learning, embracing Israel, performing acts of social justice, cherishing the Torah, and worshipping together. Our diverse community is welcoming to Jews of all backgrounds including interfaith families and Jews-by-Choice. Within our warm and inviting surroundings, Temple Emanu-El encourages meaningful participation and creates a special sense of belonging.

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Adult Education presents A Conversation with Mayor Steve Fulop Brunch

February 10th, 2016|0 Comments

                                             Adult Education of Temple Emanu-El presents               [...]

Israel Engagement Series: March 3 – June 2, 2016

February 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Please join us for Temple Emanu-El's ISRAEL  ENGAGEMENT SERIES March 3rd - June 2nd A look into the Religious, Cultural and Current Events Shaping Israel This 5-part series is intended to introduce and more deeply [...]

Fun Evening at the Sixth Grade Overnight

February 5th, 2016|0 Comments

The 6th grade religious school class had a fun evening in the synagogue this past Saturday, January 31st. We started off the evening with games and mixers. Dotan, our Israeli Rishon, taught us some fun Israeli [...]

Shabbat Mishpacha Service & Dinner: Friday, February 26th

February 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Please join us for dinner before Shabbat Mishpacha services with Rabbi Litcofsky and Cantor Finkel Friday, February 26th:  5:45 pm - 6:30 pm   Italian Dinner  $18 per family      Services at 6:30 pm [...]

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Member Spotlight: Sheri Goldberg and Michael Smith

December 17th, 2015|0 Comments

Member Since: 2000 Personal Background: Where did you grow up? Mike: Great Neck, NY Sheri: Milwaukee, WI What was your Jewish experience before you came to Temple Emanu-El? Mike: Reform celebrated major jewish holidays. My mother did not want me to miss out on any holiday, so we had a Christmas [...]

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