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


Torah Tuesday

Bring a brown bag lunch (and maybe your Bible or Tanach) and join Rabbi Alper in a study of the week's Torah Portion,
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News & Updates

Women's Seder a Big Hit

Our second annual Temple Israel Women's Seder was a big hit.  More than 100 women enjoyed an evening of music and storytelling, food, wine, and great company.


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Celebrating Passover at DECC

Our Deutsch Early Childhood Center students celebrated Passover at grade level seders.


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Pre-Passover Pizzapalooza

Our 2nd annual Pre-Passover Pizzapalooza was a big hit.  


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Dedicate a New High Holiday Prayer Book

We will be introducing a new High Holiday prayer book at Temple Israel this fall. Mishkan HaNefesh (Sanctuary of the Soul) is the Reform movement's new machzor for the Days of Awe.

For a donation of just $36, you can dedicate one of these beautiful two-volume sets in honor or in memory of a loved one.


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Our Photo Gallery

Browse and enjoy the candid shots of our Congregational Family!