5777 Emor


Wandering Jews/Babies & Bagels
Lag Ba'Omer Picnic & Bonfire at the Youngerman Ranch
Saturday, May 13, 5 pm
For more information, click here.
Tikkun Leil Shavu'ot will be on Tuesday, May 30 at 8 pm
Join Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon and Rabbi Batsheva Appel for "The 10 Commandments - One at a Time..."
Shavu’ot Evening Service, “All-Night” Study Session,
and Cheesecake Bake-Off!
 Lag BaOmer by Melissa Haun The View From Mount Sinai
SAMUEL COHON  baby tallis
Rabbi Cohon's Invocation
at the Pima County Board of Supervisors
April 18, 2017 - click here.
Give to the Chai Campaign—provide life for our congregation and for Judaism! 
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5777 Sunday Salons

Red Hamsa by Michael B ShwartzSunday, May 21, from 2 - 4 pm - Michael B. Schwartz, "My Development as a Jewish Artist"

All Sunday Salons are free & open to the public!

Click here! for details and let us know you're coming!



Upcoming Salons:

Sunday, June 25, from 2 - 4 pm - Nature Photography in the Sonoran Desert - Dr. Kevan Schlamowitz




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"Bilgray scholar takes holistic approach to healthy aging" - AZ Jewish Post article on 2017 Bilgray Scholar - Rabbi Richard Address

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Rabbis' Corner

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Weekly Torah Talk:

We Bring Mt. Sinai with Us

Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon

This week we read the sedrah of Behar-Bechukotai, the double portion at the end of the book of Leviticus.  In these final sections of the middle book of the Torah there are interesting oddities—and lessons—both at the beginning and the end of each portion. Read More.


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Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon’s Sermon On Emor 5777:

Jerusalem, City of Peace...

Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon
May 12, 2017

...But none of that was predicted.  It appeared as a near-miracle at the time—oh, heck, a miracle full-on—and when Israeli soldiers were photographed praying at the Kotel, the Western Wall for the first time in decades it was a truly amazing time for Jews everywhere in the world. Read More.

Temple Times

NewsletterThe May, 2017 issue of the Temple Times is now available!  Read more about what's going on in our synagogue and community. Read about us... upcoming events and this month's happenings.

Media Gallery

gallery Take a look at different events, occasions, and ‘happenings’ here at our synagogue. Our Hannukah celebrations, Tikkun Olam, simchas and special occasions!

WATCH Rabbi Cohon at the Tucson Vigil in Response to the Orlando Attack

Strauss ECE

Hands-2007iThe Strauss ECE invites you to check out their website!  CLICK HERE

Our Blogs


Read about our community, e-learning, and words from our Rabbis. Interactive commentary that lets you read and be part of a discussion.

Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon's Blog
Rabbi Batsheva Appel's Blog
Cantorial Soloist Marjorie Hochberg's Blog
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May.23.2017 6:00pm - 7:00pm


May.23.2017 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Live Streaming

Every service held in the Rubin Family Sanctuary is now streamed live! Click here to join a stream in progress, see our schedule of broadcasts, or view a previously recorded service.