Costumed revelers of all ages filled the Temple for Purim activities
Costumed revelers of all ages filled the Temple for Purim activities

Welcome to Congregation Temple Israel!


We are a Reform congregation in St. Louis, Missouri with a proud history of more than a century of service to our area's Jewish and general communities.

We welcome all who wish to worship, study, participate in social justice, and explore faith and spirituality with us.  

Wherever you may be along your Jewish journey, there is a place for you at  Temple Israel.





Featured Events


Crafting for Community

Learn fun and easy crafts to make and donate to organizations that serve people in need.
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News & Updates

Chanukah Rededication Celebration with Rick Recht

Join us in celebrating Chanukah, Shabbat, and the rededication of our Gall Family Sanctuary and Isserman Auditorium on Friday night, Dec. 19.


RSVP online now.

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Thanksgiving Wish List

A generous gift from an anonymous donor covers most, but not all of the costs for our Thanksgiving Dinner for those in our community who are in need.

This event, held on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving (this year on Nov. 26) serves 400-500 guests who come to us from senior living centers and social service agencies throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area.


Additional donations are appreciated to help us cover the remaining costs to host the dinner.  View our Wish List and donate online now.

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Adult Learning Opportunities

Whether you are ready to dip a toe in to test the waters of Jewish study for the first time, or are thirsting for more knowledge, there is a learning opportunity for you here at Temple Israel.


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Like us on Facebook; Follow us on Twitter

Find us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter, @TempleIsraelSTL.

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Our Photo Gallery

Browse and enjoy the candid shots of our Congregational Family!