Founded in 1990, Union Temple Preschool has provided a generation of children with a solid foundation for their education. We welcome children of all faiths and backgrounds to learn in our nurturing, play-based environment.
We guide young students in their social, emotional, and creative growth. They graduate excited and prepared to enter Kindergarten with confidence.
The Passover story is one of miracles and marvels: the parting of the sea; the plagues that struck Egypt; the protection of the blood on the doorposts of our people’s houses, as the Destroyer struck down the Egyptians; the miraculous redemption of our people from slavery. Did these miracles really happen exactly as described in…Read on →
On the first day of the second month, in the second year following the exodus from the land of Egypt, the Eternal One spoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the Tent of Meeting, saying: “Take a census of the whole Israelite company…” – Numbers 1:1-2
Torah: Numbers 1:1−4:20
Haftarah: Hosea 2:1–22
Wednesday, May 31
10:30AM: Shavuot Festival Morning Service; Yizkor at UT
Programs for adults, families, and children are happening all the time at Union Temple.
You'll find Torah study, Tot Shabbat, stimulating lectures, book discussions, holiday celebrations, and more.
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At Union Temple we pray together to lift our hearts and spirits and we grapple with the profound question: how do we choose to live?
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A native New Yorker, Rabbi Goodman has been our spiritual leader since 1992.
An inspiring teacher and prayer leader she is also an ardent champion of women's rights, first woman President of the New York Board of Rabbis, and mentor to many.
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