Would you like to join the Temple for $36?
Our Gateway Membership Program is an exceptional opportunity to get to know us and participate in the wide variety of religious, cultural, educational, and social activities we offer. This program allows prospective new members to become active participants in our congregation for the calendar year in which they apply with only a minimal financial obligation. The fee for Gateway membership is $36 per individual or family. Gateway members are full members during the specified period, and are entitled to all the benefits and services available to any member of our congregation.
Gateway members make a commitment to be active participants in the Congregation, including an introductory meeting with the Rabbi, a tour of the synagogue, attendance at our Shabbat, Festival, and High Holiday services, and participation in a variety of special events during the Gateway membership period. Our goal is to help you and your family explore the opportunities and programs we have to offer.
What's more...Gateway members are offered a reduced-rate of $50 per family member for High Holiday seatingRead More
Who We Are
Temple Emmanuel is a small, open and welcoming Jewish community in Wakefield Massachusetts. We offer a contemporary approach to Judaism while maintaining a respect for traditional Jewish values. We invite all to participate in our active schedule of religious services, educational and cultural events.
In 2013, Temple Emmanuel affiliated with the Jewish Reconstructionist Movement. We are dedicated to creating a caring and inclusive community, and to enhancing Jewish life through learning and communal activities. In doing so we hope to pass on our values and traditions to future generations of Jews.
At Temple Emmanuel our doors are open to all Jews regardless of marital status, race, national origin, gender, economic condition, disability or sexual orientation.
Join us for Shabbat services every Friday evening at 8:00 PM and Saturday morning services on the first and third Saturdays of every month. The first Friday of each month features Shabbat Shira, a warm, intimate, joyful, and spiritual Shabbat Service that allows for complete participation.Read More