• Our Torah Scrolls Torah
  • Our New Building Temple Sinai
  • Miriam dancing with the Israelites having crossed the Reed Sea crafted by Harry Weinberg 1997 / 5757. Sinai Doors
  • The eternal light for our Sanctuary. Ner Tamid
  • Design representing the continuum of life. Created 2010 / 5770. Sinai Stained Glass
  • Come celebrate the JOY of Shabbat at Temple Sinai. Shabbat

Welcome to Temple Sinai

Established in 1962, Temple Sinai is a community of approximately 135 diverse households affiliated with the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) All residents of Northern Nevada and visitors are welcome to any of our programs, worship services, and other activities. Click here to read our history.

What's Happening at Temple Sinai

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Chai Mitzvah
Grow Your Judaism
with Rabbi Bair

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Rosh Chodesh
Women's Monthly Learning
with Nadya Bair

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Elul Learning
in Preparation for the
High Holy Days 5775

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General Info on the
High Holy Day's 5775

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High Holy Days
Service Schedule

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Make a Donation
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Monthly 1st Shabbat
Torah Study
with Rabbi Bair
10:30am on the 1st Shabbat each month

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See what's coming up
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Temple Sinai
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Rabbi Ethan Bair Temple Sinai welcomes Rabbi Ethan Bair. Rabbi Bair grew up in Boston where he was raised by spiritual seekers who rediscovered their Judaism through the Jewish Renewal movement. A graduate of Oberlin College and a former Fulbright scholar to Germany, Rabbi Bair was ordained at the Reform seminary, Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles, in 2011. He wrote his Rabbinic thesis on...  Click HERE to read more >>  
social action The Jewish practice of Tikkun Olam (to heal the world) is very important to our synagogue family. Temple Sinai had been involved in our local community through helping to house the homeless (Family Promise), spending time helping out at the local food bank (FBNN), helping to feed the hungry through our High Holy Days Food Drive, and encouraging our community leaders to make socially conscious policies and laws (ACTIONN). Visit our Tikkun Olam page to learn more.
tzedakahWe have many Temple funds to choose from: General Fund, Capital Fund, Cemetery Fund, Community Education Fund, FF&I Fund (Furnishings, Fixtures & Interiors), Maintenance Fund, Music Fund, Oneg Fund, Rabbi's Discretionary Fund, Religious School Fund, and Ritual Fund. Click here to make a donation.

Upcoming Events


Sep 01, 2014 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Elul II: Hanna's Prayer - Rosh Chodesh Elul


Sep 03, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Talmud Study


Sep 05, 2014 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Familyhood Shabbat Service & Dinner


Sep 07, 2014 8:45am - 11:30am
Men's Club Breakfast


Sep 10, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Talmud Study


Sep 12, 2014 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Kabbalat Shabbat Service


Sep 13, 2014 10:00am - 12:00pm
Monthly Shabbat Torah Study


Sep 14, 2014 8:30am - 3:30pm
Board Retreat


Sep 17, 2014 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Talmud Study


Sep 19, 2014 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Chavurah Shabbat Service


Sep 20, 2014 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Elul III: S'lichot


Sep 21, 2014 10:00am - 1:30pm
Sinai School Begins