Kol Nidre Campaign - Donate Now
Religious Services
Rabbinic Teachings

Rabbi David Wolpe
Rabbi David Wolpe


Membership and Community 


sermon archives

more from Rabbi Wolpe
sign up to be notified of Rabbi Wolpe's latest writings


... Family Minyan
... Torah in the Round

... ATID

... Sinai Temple Israel Center
... B'nai Mitzvah
... Men's Club

... Make a Gift Online

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Facebook

Sinai Temple - 10400 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA. 90024 Phone (310) 474-1518 Fax (310) 474-6801

10400 Wilshire Blvd.   Los Angeles, CA. 90024   Phone (310) 474-1518   Fax (310) 474-6801





Rabbi David WolpeThursday Morning Torah with Rabbi David Wolpe

Starting October 17th, spend an hour every Thursday morning deepening your understanding of Judaism and our sacred text. Learn along with us as we go through the Torah together; no previous knowledge or Hebrew is required.

Thursday mornings, 8:15 a.m.
October 17, 2013 – May 29, 2014*
There is no charge for this class.
Contact Sinai Temple Program Department, (310) 481-3243, or rsmall@sinaitemple.org.

*Exception: November 28, 2013, December 26, 2013.
*All dates subject to change or cancellation.

Click Here for the Torah Class Archives

For Audio Archives of Thursday Morning Torah classes click here.

Alice & Nahum Lainer Learning and Lunch with Rabbi David Wolpe: Deeper and Mystical Meanings in the Jewish Life Cycle

Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

November 5, December 3, January 7, February 4, April 1, May 6

Free of charge/Sinai Temple members, $20/Non-Sinai Temple members.
Lunch is included. RSVP’s are Mandatory!

To register, contact the Program Department at (310) 481-3243 or rsmall@sinaitemple.org.


Oseh Shalom: What Do We Want Out Of Prayer?

Join Rabbi Jason Fruithandler as he leads a meaningful discussion on prayer, focusing on what our prayers say, how praying affects us, and what successful prayer really looks like.

Thursday evenings:  February 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Sinai Temple Members: Free of Charge
Non-Members: $25 per class

Register online or contact Rebeka Small, Program Director at (310) 481-3243 or programs@sinaitemple.org.

Our Lives, Our Issues

Join Rabbi Nicole Guzik for a three-session discussion of major issues for women: 

Creating a Life: Infertility and Birthing
How to Find Harmony Within Ourselves
Empty Nesters and Beyond. 

Thursdays, March 13 & April 24, 2014
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

12:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m.
Bring your own dairy lunch. Light refreshments provided. 

Co-sponsored by Sisterhood and Sinai Temple's Program Department.  

Sinai Temple and Sisterhood members: Free of charge
Non-Members: $20 per session

Register online at www.sinaitemple.org or contact Rebeka Small, Program Director at (310) 481-3243 or rsmall@sinaitemple.org.

Foundational Judaism & Adult B’nai Mitzvah

Give yourself the gift of becoming an Adult Bar or Bat Mitzvah! Led by Rabbi Jason Fruithandler, this special 18-month journey will begin with a class on Foundational Judaism and lead into preparation for the B'nai Mitzvah ceremony. Classes will be taught by all of Sinai Temple’s Rabbis and Cantors and is open to Sinai Temple members only.

Starting in January 2014 and continuing for one year, the Foundational Judaism course will be held weekly on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. The cost for the year-long class includes: weekly lessons, required books and course material, two (2) class Shabbat dinners, one (1) class Shabbat luncheon. Cost: $600

The training for the B'nai Mitzvah Ceremony will begin in February 2015 and conclude with a special ceremony on Shavuot. The cost includes weekly lessons, preparation materials, and post-ceremony luncheon. Cost: $250

Note that the Foundational Judaism Course may be taken without continuing to the B'nai Mitzvah Training.

Please contact Rebeka Small, Program Director at rsmall@sinaitemple.org or (310) 481-3243 to reserve your spot! Space is limited for this special program! Registration deadline: January 8, 2014.


To view a full list of our adult education classes, click here.

torah This Week's Torah Portion: Terumah
candle lighting Friday Night Candle Lighting:
havdalah :
holiday Upcoming Holiday: Purim Katan is on Monday, February 22nd, 2016
driving directions Driving Directions
(will open in a new window)
email  Contact Us
(will open your email program)
Download Our Latest Bulletin
  Copyright 2002 - 2016
All Rights Reserved.     Site Powered by:   Indulgence Design
privacy policy  
Sinai Temple is a partnership between its clergy, staff, lay leaders and devoted members who are committed to supporting the tradition and vision of Sinai Temple. Your gift to Sinai Temple will enable us to continue these holy tasks for years to come. Thank you for helping us to bring our history, our beliefs and our promise to a new generation.
We are a member of the Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs. We aim to provide a framework within which men can broaden their knowledge and understanding of the history and values of our people and in which they can make tangible contributions of their talents and treasure in an environment of good fellowship.
Our goal at Sinai Temple is to create a Bar/Bat Mitzvah program that is a spiritual and religious experience counseling child and family to God, the Jewish people and to each other.
The Sinai Temple Israel Center is the first synagogue center that provides programmatic resources and avenues for Los Angeles Jewry to establish cultural, professional, spiritual, and economic ties to the land of Israel.
Sinai Temple's 20's & 30's Community
Torah in the Round regularly meets on the third Shabbat of the month, usually located in Kohn Chapel. 
We are ready to commit to Torah—through reflection, persistence, and study. Are you? Welcome to Torah in the Round!
A warm, traditional lay-led family friendly service. We meet weekly, beginning at 9:30am and finishing at 12 noon with a scrumptious kiddush. Come join our family!