• Welcome to the new virtual home of Temple Emanuel!

    Come in, explore, stay a while!

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  • Why Belong to Temple Emanuel?

    "To be part of a joyful community."

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  • Voices from Our Temple

    "I am so happy that our journey has led us to Temple. Our lives are forever changed in such a gloriously positive way."

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  • Join us on February 16 at 7pm for "An Evening with Elliot Chodoff.

    "Strategic Security Threats Facing Israel: ISIS, Hezbollah and the Global Jihad"

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  • Preschool registration for 2016-2017 begins Jan. 19!

    Check out our flexible programming that has a teacher-child ratio of 1:5, programs for children ages 1-6 with art, music, drama, and cooking in a warm, supportive environment that fosters a love of learning!

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Upcoming Events

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Kol Emanuel Shabbat Service

Feb 12, 2016

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Torah Study

Feb 13, 2016

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Shabbat Morning Service / Steven Halpner Bar Mitzvah

Feb 13, 2016

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


Torah for Tots

Feb 13, 2016

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM


Feb 14, 2016

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

No SHJCHS/7th Gr.

Feb 15, 2016

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM


Adult Ed. Speaker – Elliot Chodoff

Feb 16, 2016

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Designer Bag Bingo

Feb 21, 2016

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Young Family Shabbat Experience

Feb 26, 2016

6:00 PM - 7:15 PM

Find Your Community

  • Women of Temple Emanuel

    Book club, cocktails & conversation, and a glass blowing afternoon: These are some of the fun events we have this winter. Join us!
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    Temple Emanuel Retirees in Mitzvah Service is in its 7th year of service, friendship, and fun!
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Welcome to Temple Emanuel of South Hills!

Founded in 1951 by a small group of ambitious families, Temple has grown to be THE vibrant hub of Reform Judaism in Pittsburgh's South Hills. At Temple we strive to provide a warm and comfortable place for individuals to explore Judaism spiritually, intellectually and socially. Our goal is to help individuals and families find inspiration and meaning in Jewish life as we offer a wide range of opportunities for members to connect in the spirit of community.