Welcome to Temple Sholom

  • Welcome

    Temple Sholom is a Reform Jewish congregation that aspires to create a warm and caring atmosphere, one that fosters inclusiveness and community and welcomes to all who wish to meaningfully participate in our Jewish community. Come see what we're all about. Read More ›

  • Worship With Us

    Shabbat is a time of joy. We celebrate either the week that we have just passed through, or the opportunity for rest and renewal. We come together as a congregation to fashion our individual prayer into a chorus...Learn More ›

  • Our History... Our Home

    Revisit the history of Temple Sholom, from our humble first synagogue on Grove Street to our new, modern Temple in Scotch Plains... and more than 100 years of milestones in between! Read More ›

  • Eitz Chayim Presents...

    “LOUIS BAMBERGER” – Join author Linda B. Forgosh who explores the life of retail mogul and philanthropist Louis Bamberger, who founded and funded many Jewish institutions including Beth Israel Hospital, the Newark YMHA, and the precursor of today’s Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest NJ. Sunday, March 18 at 7pm. Open to all.

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Welcome to the NEW Temple Sholom Website! Read More!

Religious School

Happy Passover! Check out Kesher Club's Passover Cookbook & Guide

New on the website:
Video prayer library

Students can use the new video prayer library to master prayers they're learning in Hebrew school. Watch over 50 videos of Cantor Sharlein following the Hebrew while reading & chanting prayers Temple Sholom style. Ask school staff for the student login.

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School is rockin'!

Jewish Education at Temple Sholom is an effort among educators, parents and students to make Judaism part of who we are. We embrace making educated Jewish choices that add meaning and holiness to our lives.
Overview of our program.
Full 2017-18 Calendar 


Rabbi Abraham recognized by the Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) for completing the Keter Torah program, an in-depth study in Jewish texts and Jewish studies.

Congratulations to David Drapkin, winner of Temple Sholom's
11th Annual Chili Cook-Off!

Thanks to everyone who entered the contest and came to the event.

Upcoming Events

2nd Annual Family Brunch April 21st 
Temple Members & Prospects

Open House April 22, 10am-noon
Learn more about our new, innovative approach to membership and religious school.
Your children will experience school in action! Call 908-889-4900 to register.

Shabbat Dinner April 27th

More Events and Temple Calendar