Welcome to
Temple Emanuel of North Jersey

Welcome to Temple Emanuel of North Jersey!

Temple Emanuel of North Jersey is a sacred community that welcomes participants from all backgrounds and ages.  Our community is the heart and soul of our congregation.  We value individual spiritual growth, Jewish learning, and acting in the world to make it a better place.  Our prayer services are traditional, egalitarian, Conservative in which Jewish men and women participate equally.  We encourage interfaith families to join us and become a part of our community.  Our membership includes individuals and families from Bergen and Passaic Counties, New York, and beyond.

Our synagogue is located in Franklin Lakes overlooking the beautiful Franklin Lakes Nature Preserve.  Our community is boundless!


  • Hilchot Chagim Monday, September 8 , 12:30 noon – 1:30 p.m. (NO CLASS 9/1) Join our ongoing weekly adult study program with Rabbi Joseph H. Prouser. For flyer, click here.
  • Book Club Meeting Thursday, September 11th, 8:00 p.m. Please come join us at our next meeting, when we will discuss “If Not Now, When?” by Primo Levi.
  • Sundays with Sokol Sunday, September 14th, 2:00 p.m. JERUSALEM – A collection of 18 short documentary films on Jerusalem. Light refreshments will be served. For flyer, click here.
  • Selichot Cabaret Saturday Evening, September 20th, Cabaret – 9:00 p.m., Selichot Service – 10:00 p.m. Join us for an evening of music with Guest Cantor, Lois Kittner, accompanied by Ed Stolarz and with a Special Guest Performance by Eitan Prouser. For flyer, click here.


Temple Emanuel of North Jersey welcomes you to join us at this year’s High Holiday services. Please be in touch with the office for details about holiday tickets (201) 560-0200.

We are pleased to be part of the EZ Key program. New to the community? Click here to request High Holiday Tickets through the EZ Key Program. Be sure to request tickets to Temple Emanuel of North Jersey in Franklin Lakes.

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