-- Shabbat Under The Stars

Club Night



For a limited time, we are offering a sensational New Member Discount Incentive. If you or anyone you know would like to join the Temple Or Elohim family, please click here for details of this offer.

You may also contact our Membership Coordinator at 516-932-5410 or e-mail membership@templeorelohim.com


We are Judaism in modern times. From generation to generation we want all who enter our sanctuary to feel the welcoming spirit of our clergy and congregants. While staying true to our values as Jewish people, we strive to meet the needs of our congregants, our community and our people of Israel. We are a vibrant, inclusive family. We celebrate Shabbat, all holidays and provide a creative learning experience with participatory services filled with song, music and tradition. Join us and rekindle the joy of being Jewish as we explore the old and new during services from our Siddur, Mishkan T'Fillah.

Temple Or Elohim serves the surrounding communities of Jericho, Syosset, the North Shore and beyond.


  • Full Time Rabbi and Cantor
  • Personalized Attention to your Religious and Counseling Needs
  • Officiate at Weddings, B'Nai Mitzvah Services, Shiva Minyans, Funerals
  • Shabbat & Holiday Services
  • Special Musical Shabbat Services


  • Award-Winning, Creative and Energetic Faculty
  • Kindergarten thru 12th grade Classes
  • Small Class Sizes for Individualized Attention
  • Family Workshops, Shabbat Dinners and Field Trips
  • Morning or Twilight B'Nai Mitzvah Services
  • Personalized B'Nai Mitzvah Preparation with the Rabbi and Cantor
  • Continued Study for Confirmation and Hebrew High School
  • Adult and Junior Choirs Led by the Cantor
  • Informal Youth Education - Youth Groups
  • Special Needs Class
  • Personalized D'Var Torah preparation


  • Men's Club
  • Sisterhood       
  • Familyhood
  • Torah Study
  • Hebrew Classes
  • Shabbat Family Dinners
  • Lecture Series with Guest Speakers
  • Social Action and Community Involvement
  • Food Drives
  • Adopt-A-Family Program
  • Mitzvah Day
  • Salute To Israel Parade
  • American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Walk
  • Institute of Adult Jewish Studies (IAJS) *** See details below


Hasson Caterers, our in-house caterer, has been in business for over 35 years. We are so pleased that they can plan and cater all of your Simchas including Kiddushes, afternoon and evening Bar/Bat Mitzvah parties, Bris, Baby Namings, Weddings, Anniversaries, Sweet Sixteens, etc. The beautifully renovated facilities include new Bride, Groom and Family rooms to make every member of the family comfortable during a party.

Please call Hasson Caterers at (516) 937-0120 to set up an appointment to meet with Scott Hasson or Shawn Farber. They will be delighted to guide you through the process and create a party that will be the talk of the town.

The Institute of Adult Jewish Studies (IAJS)

The Institute of Adult Jewish Studies (IAJS) is a consortium of twelve synagogues (Reform, Conservative and Orthodox) serving Northeast Nassau County. Each fall, on Monday evenings, the IAJS offers thirteen weeks of lectures by world-renowned speakers on a wide variety of Jewish-related subjects. In addition, for eight of those weeks, classes by local rabbis and lay instructors precede the lectures.

Click here to view the 2016 - 2017 Institute of Adult Jewish Studies brochure or call Janet at (516) 922-1160 for additional information.

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Monday, January 16

Martin Luther King Day
**No Religious School**

Tuesday, January 17
Sisterhood Meeting 7:30 PM

Friday, January 20
MEMBERS ONLY complimentary Israeli Shabbat Dinner 6:00 PM
Erev Shabbat Service 7:30 PM
Guest Rabbi Emily Segal joins Cantor David Katz

Saturday, January 21
Shabbat Shalom
Learning Session with Rabbi Segal 10:30 AM
All Congregants Invited

Sunday, January 22
Roundtable Rap 10:30 AM
Discussion group for 50+.
An exchange of ideas over coffee, bagels and cookies. Please RSVP to ckaufma2@optonline.net or 516.349.7856

Monday, January 23

Parent Teacher Conferences
**No Religious School**

Tuesday, January 24

Parent Teacher Conferences
**No Religious School**


Ritual Committee Meeting 8:00 PM

Wednesday, January 25
Executive Committee Meeting 8:00 PM

Thursday, January 26

Parent Teacher Conferences
**No Religious School**

Friday, January 27
Erev Shabbat Service 7:00 PM
***Note EARLY start time***
The movie Hester Street will be shown after Services

Saturday, January 28
Shabbat Shalom

Club Night from 8:00 PM till...
Cocktail Buffet, Open Bar
All Night DJ and Dancing
INVITE your friends
RSVP by January 19, Cost is $60 per person
After January 19 or at the Door, $70 per person

Information - contact Susan Bloomberg at luvpink128@aol.com or 516.932.7112 or
Temple Office at office@templeorelohim.com or 516.433.9888 ext. 14

Tuesday, January 31
Board of Trustees Meeting 8:00 PM