Union for Reform Judaism Member Congregation

Community & Study

We’re much more than a house of worship

Union Temple members attend classes to learn more about Jewish history and Torah. We work together to better our synagogue and the community around us. We gather during life’s significant moments.

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Classes, Lectures, Films, and More

Take part in the weekly Saturday morning Hevre and join in the lively discussions about The Psalms, Proverbs, or another part of the Torah. Enjoy an intriguing film documentary after a Friday night Shabbat. Attend one of the Rabbi’s seminars on a current Jewish topic, a lecture by a guest speaker, or music performance by a fellow Temple member. Learn more →

Social Action Opportunities

Collect food for the local homeless. Provide business clothing for those seeking their first jobs, and help prepare them for interviews. Lobby our state legislators for progressive social and economic reforms. Learn more →

Brotherhood and Sisterhood

Attend an outing, play a part in conducting a Shabbat service, and do mitzvot with other Union Temple members. Lead a book discussion. Help build the Sukkah, or celebrate Rosh Chodesh. Learn more →

Life Cycle Support

From births and  b’nei mitzvot to weddings and other significant events in life, receive the guidance of a rabbi who knows you and the support of the extended Union Temple family. Learn more →

Retreats and Trips

Visit local Jewish museums. Enjoy a weekend away touring the nation’s oldest synagogue and other historic sites in Newport, RI. Join fellow members and the rabbi for a truly memorable tour of Israel. Learn more →