Welcome to Temple Israel

We are so happy you could join us. Temple Israel is – and has been for 100 years – one place in Tulsa where Reform Jews can gather to explore and enrich our Jewish identity. Temple Israel is affiliated with the Union for Reform Judaism. We are a diverse and inclusive community. The Temple Family looks forward to welcoming you.

We are a multi-generational congregation and are active participants in Jewish traditions and innovations. Our 375 families savor the warmth and beauty of Jewish rituals, and are energized by dynamic new concepts in:

  • Programming
  • Prayer and Spirituality
  • Life-Long Learning
  • Life-Cycle Occasions
  • Community Connections
  • Community Responsibility

Happy Passover Video
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Services This Week:

Friday, May 8
Pre-Oneg | 5:30 p.m.
TGIS Teacher Appreciation Shabbat | 6:00 p.m. followed by catered dinner by Orr. Shorashim RS Family Shabbat Experience. A lively musical service for all with TI band and junior choir. Please RSVP for dinner by May 6 to reservations@templetulsa.com or (918) 747-1309; prepay on website. $10/adult; $5/ RS parent; kids free. Additional donations are welcome. Dinner is generously sponsored by The Sharna and Irvin Frank Foundation. Music with Cantor Faith Steinsnyder.

Saturday, May 9
Adult B’nai Mitzvah Service | 10:00 a.m. followed by Kiddush lunch.
All are welcome as nine adult members of our community are called to the Torah as B’nai Mitzvah.  Mazal Tov to: Mary Arlan, John Bode, Irene Bookbinder, Linda Brown, Iris Chandler, Peg Kishner, Dianne Selco, Leisa Weintraub, Gregg Woitte.  Please RSVP to reservations@templetulsa.com if you plan to stay for lunch so we can be sure to have enough space and food.