Growing Forward, Rooted in Tradition

The Mission of Temple Etz Chaim is:

  • To provide a spiritual home for the exploration and expression of Judaism,
  • To foster a warm and welcoming community for celebrating the joy and beauty of our Jewish heritage,
  • To bring meaning to Jewish lives through religious observance, study of Torah, and performance of mitzvot.


The Vision of Temple Etz Chaim is:

  • To be a vital and dynamic beacon of Judaism for all who seek it.


As Conservative Jews we embrace the following core values:

  • To be learned in Jewish culture, tradition, and observance.
  • To be connected through our synagogue for prayer, study, social action, and community.
  • To perform mitzvot encompassing ethical behavior, spirituality, Judaic learning, and ritual observance.
  • To be connected to the State of Israel and to the People of Israel worldwide.
  • To grapple with fundamental Jewish ideas and contemporary issues through a Conservative/Masorti lens.

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