A wonderful spirit is alive at Temple Israel of the Poconos. Here, you will find warmth and joy, community and purpose. Temple Israel is a vital center of Jewish life in the Poconos, a synagogue open to all, where each person can connect, where comfort and caring matter. It is a place of strength and beauty, of spirituality and learning, of creative possibility, a place filled with God's spirit and human kindness.
Come and join us. We invite you to enter the stream of Jewish experiences, where new understanding and insights await you and those you love. Temple Israel is a place with Torah at the center, where serious learning is for everyone, where prayer is meaningful, participatory and powerful, where people reach out to one another during times of celebration and sadness.
If Judaism matters to you, you will find something significant here. You will find relationships - connections to others who share your interests. You will find a commitment to excellence. You will find many paths of access to Jewish life.
Are you looking for community? Are you looking for a Jewish connection? Are you looking for a place to learn Hebrew? To study Torah? To worship?
We have all that - and more.