Welcome to Temple Emanuel Sinai

Temple Emanuel Sinai is a vibrant Reform Jewish congregation for Central Massachusetts located in Worcester and streaming online. We are an inclusive community offering a comforting foundation of belonging and support. United in sacred space and time, we pursue innovative and creative lifelong learning opportunities, joyful worship experiences, and social and environmental justice.

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Click Here for the High Holy Day Schedule

As a matter of Jewish values, all are welcome at our High Holy Day services. Tickets are not required, though donations to our High Holiday Appeal are encouraged. Donations may be made here.

Worship With Us

Kabbalat Shabbat Services

Friday evenings at 7:30 661 Salisbury Street **The second Friday of each month, services will be held at 6:30PM

Shabbat Morning Service

Saturdays at 9:00 AM with Religious School, Worcester JCC 633 Salisbury Street Note: only held when Religious School is in session.
**All B’nai Mitzvah are held at 10:30 AM, at 661 Salisbury Street.

Torah Study

Saturday mornings at 10:30 at Temple in the Beit Midrash or on Zoom.

Minyan

Mondays at 5:45 PM on Zoom

High Holy Day Schedule 5782

ALL SERVICES WILL BE IN PERSON AND ONLINE

Selichot Service: Saturday, SEPTEMBER 17, 7:30 pm

ROSH HASHANA
Erev Rosh Hashana: Sunday, September 25, 7:30 pm
Rosh Hashana Family Service: Monday, September 26, 9:00 am
(for families with children 4th grade and younger)
Rosh Hashana Main Service: Monday, September 26, 11:00 am
Rosh Hashana 2nd Day Service: Tuesday, September 27, 11:00 am
Tashlich, Tuesday, September 27, immediately following services, at TES pond (meet in front of building)

Shabbat Shuva: Friday, September 30, 7:30 pm

YOM KIPPUR
Kol Nidre: Tuesday, October 4, 7:30 pm
Yom Kippur Day: Wednesday, October 5
Yom Kippur Family Service: 9:00 am
(for families with children 4th grade and younger)
Yom Kippur Main Service: 11:00 am
Healing Service: immediately following Main Service (estimated 1:00)

Study Sessions,  2:00 pm

Study Session Topics:

    • Tikkun Olam: Special Topic for Repairing Our World NOW
    • Singing Our Way to God: Lifting up 5783 Through What We Learned During 5782 (led by members of the Worship Committee)
    • The Liturgy of Neilah (the Concluding Service) and its Message for Every Day

Afternoon Service: 3:30 pm
Yizkor/Memorial Service: 5:00 pm
Ne’ilah/Concluding Service 6:00 pm

SUKKOT
Erev Sukkot Service: Sunday, October 9, 6:30 pm

SIMCHAT TORAH
Erev Simchat Torah Service: Sunday, October 16, 6:30 pm
Festival Morning Service and Yizkor: Monday, October 17, 10:30 am