Temple Emanuel is a Conservative, fully egalitarian and inclusive congregation.  Our broad spectrum of religious, cultural, social & educational activities offers something for everyone, young and old. We look forward to welcoming you into our community!


Temple Emanuel Preschool is warm and engaging and offers children (18 months – 5 years) a nurturing, dynamic learning environment.


Religious School

The Rabbi Albert I. Gordon Religious School provides K-7th grade students with a meaningful, substantive academic program enriched by exposure to all aspects of Jewish life and culture.


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Summer at Temple Emanuel

  • Sundaes on Sundays!
  • Summer Shul
  • Tot Shabbat
  • Visit our Preschool
  • Enroll in the Religious School
  • Summer Torah and Haftarah Readers
  • Library Summer Hours
  • Scheduling Summer Events at Temple Emanuel

Tisha B’Av

July 31 @ 7:50 pm – August 1 @ 9:00 pm

“the Ninth of Av”

תשעה באב or ט׳ באב

Tisha B’Av is an annual fast day in Judaism, named for the ninth day (Tisha) of the month of Av in the Hebrew calendar. The fast commemorates the destruction of both the First Temple and Second Temple in Jerusalem, which occurred about 655 years apart,


USY Encampment 2017!

August 21 – August 27

With NERUSY, Hanefesh, Tzafon & ECRUSY!!

For Kadima and Sr USY, Grades 6-12 at Camp Ramah, Palmer, MA

Great Outdoor Activities, Kosher Meals, Six Flags, Terrific Evening Programs, Bunk Activities, Meaningful Shabbat, Sports, Interesting Study Theme…


Temple Emanuel is Seeking a Young Families Engagement Coordinator

The YFEC will serve as a highly visible, warm, and friendly liaison between our preschool community, the greater Boston/Newton community and the synagogue community.

Rav Hazzan Aliza Berger ordained at Hebrew College

All year long Aliza Berger has been doing her magic at Temple Emanuel – working with teens, connecting with 20-somethings, sharing her beautiful voice at services and events, delivering great sermons, …

Temple Emanuel Welcomes Jeff Lurie as New Executive Director

Temple Emanuel is pleased to announce that as of May 1, 2017, Jeff Lurie has joined the Temple Emanuel community as the new Executive Director.

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