Temple Emanuel of the Pascack Valley

What Membership Offers

Membership in our congregation is open to single, married, and intermarried Jewish families who embrace our Jewish religion, rituals, and heritage.  Temple Emanuel offers the services of a full time Rabbi, Cantor, Executive Director, Director of Congregational Education and Director of Early Childhood.

Membership in Temple Emanuel brings many rewards:

•  A place for worship during the year, including the High Holy Days

•  Our clergy’s assistance in celebrating life cycle events

•  The opportunity to be part of our lay leadership

•  An excellent Religious School that is integrated into our synagogue

•  The opportunity to be a minyan leader, Torah reader, or gabbai

•  Monthly learning service and ongoing Adult Education lectures and classes, including instruction in how to lead minyan, read Torah, or act as gabbai.

•  Notice of yahrzeits

•  Service leaders and prayer books during Shiva (if needed)

•  Youth Group programming, including age-appropriate Shabbat services and Kadima, the international Conservative youth movement for middle-school students

•  Active Sisterhood, Men’s Club, and Keruv (Interfaith Outreach)

•  Personal counseling by our Rabbi, as well as hospital visits

•  Outreach from the Community of Caring committee in times of serious illness or crisis

•  A well-stocked Judaica Gift Shop managed by our Sisterhood

•  Our weekly email and bi-monthly printed bulletin to keep you informed

•  The right to vote at our annual congregational meeting

•  Member rates and advance reservations for our elegant, versatile, and spacious catering facilities

•  Membership Directory