Our high school youth group, TIFTY, creates young leaders
Our high school youth group, TIFTY, creates young leaders

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


Judaism for Beginners

Join Rabbi Feder for a casual introduction to Judaism class. We will discuss everything from life cycle to theology to
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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

RSVP Now for Illuminate the Night

We hope you can join us for our Illuminate the Night gala on Sunday, Nov. 16, starting at 5:30 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis.



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We're Celebrating and You're Invited!


Join us for Simchat Torah, Consecration, and the Installation of Jed Filler as our new Youth Education Director.


Rejoice in the Torah with prayer, singing, dancing, and parading as we celebrate new beginnings at a very special Shabbat/Simchat Torah service and program on Friday, Oct. 17.


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TIFTY Scavenger Hunt

The TIFTY scavenger hunt originally scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, has been CANCELLED.  Watch for a new date this spring.



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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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Our Photo Gallery

Browse and enjoy the candid shots of our Congregational Family!