Temple Emanu-El is a warm, welcoming, urban egalitarian Conservative congregation located in Bayonne, NJ.


                                    Erev Rosh Hashannah- Sunday, September 25, 2022

                                    Rosh Hashannah- Monday & Tuesday, September 26th and 27th 9AM

                                    Tashlich- Monday, September 26th 5PM PARK

                                    Kol Nidre-Tuesday, October 4th. 6:30PM

                                    Yom Kippur- Wednesday, October 5th 9:00AM YIZKOR

                                    Erev Sukkot- Sunday, October 9th

                                    Sukkou- Monday & Tuesday, October 10th and 11th

                                    Chol Hamoed Sukkot- Wednesday-Saturday, October 12-15

                                    Sukkot- Hoshana Rabba Erev Shemini Atzeret Sunday, Ocotber 16th

                                    Shemini Atzeret and Erev Simchat-YIZKOR

Torah- Monday, Ocotber 17th

                                    Simchat Torah- Tuesday, October 18th


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Services are held Monday and Thursday in the Eisler Chapel at 7:00 AM 


Likrat Shabbat

An early Friday night evening service welcoming in Shabbat is held in the Eisler Chapel. It begins at 6:00 PM


Services are held in the Sanctuary on Saturday mornings at 9:30am. Our Shabbat and Holiday services are participatory, engaging and attract a regular group of worshippers of all ages. New participants are always welcome. Services stress learning and individual participation. Services conclude with a festive Shabbat Kiddush.


Membership is open to all Jewish adults and their partners, whether or not they are Jewish. Partners who are not Jewish are warmly invited to participate in all synagogue events and services. Members receive free admission to High Holiday services and our monthly newsletter.

Dues are determined according to the following categories:


Associate $125/year

Members who live outside of the metropolitan area


Family $900/year

2 Adults with no children or children living at home under 21


Single $500/year

1 Adult with no children or children living at home under 21


*All members are subject to a United Synagogue fee of $11.25 per membership.
No individual is ever denied membership for financial reasons. Confidential arrangements can be made by contacting Rabbi Jacob Benzaquen.
For additional information regarding membership, contact the Temple office at 201.436.4499.


Donations to the various funds are utilized for the overall functioning of the Synagogue and go towards expenses, holiday events, programming and administrative costs necessary to run the congregation that are not covered by the dues. General donations are also greatly appreciated and accepted at any time.


Yahrzeit Fund

Donation contributed on the occasion of a Yahrzeit for a loved one

Kol Nidre

At the High Holidays, Temple Emanu-El receives donations from congregants, friends and alumni for an annual Kol Nidre appeal. The donations are used to augment the dues and contributions received from membership.


Donations in the amount of $18.00 and above to commemorate life cycle events. Cards are sent to the family designated.

Discretionary Funds

Specified funds are used for worthy purposes within and outside the Temple at the discretion of the Rabbi.

Donations to any of the funds can be made by indicating the fund and amount and sending a check made payable to Temple Emanu-El to 115 West 42nd Street, Bayonne, New Jersey 07002.



p: (201)436-4499
e: templeemanuelbayonne@gmail.com

115 West 42nd Street Bayonne, NJ 07002


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