However you define your family, we welcome you to ours
Temple Avodah is the center of Reform Judaism in Oceanside and the surrounding communities. Our congregants come from all over the South Shore of Long Island including Oceanside, Freeport, Baldwin, East Rockaway, Rockville Centre, Lynbrook, Island Park, Hewlett, Woodmere, Long Beach and all surrounding areas. For those seeking a meaningful Jewish experience at a South Shore Reform Temple, Temple Avodah is an outstanding choice. Our Temple is a beit t'fillah (house of worship), beit midrash (house of study), and beit knesset (house of assembly). We are an inclusive congregation, welcoming traditional and non-traditional families, couples and individuals with varied lifestyles. However you define your family, we welcome you to ours. We value the joy of prayer, study and service. Temple Avodah is a place to connect with God, celebrate life cycle events, receive comfort in times of need, and develop lasting friendships and memories. We recognize Jewish education is a lifelong process that begins with our religious school and continues through our adult education programs. Our vibrant youth programs support and prepare our children to live meaningful Jewish lives. We embrace our obligation as Jews to improve ourselves and the world around us. We are dedicated to preserving Reform Jewish values and traditions for future generations.
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Journal honoring Florence and Henry Austin, Marilyn Frischling and Joyce S. Lipton
In times of conflict the Diaspora has always supported the State of Israel. In light of the current hostilities our help is needed once again. Please consider visiting the link below to support our State of Israel through the Magen David Adom---The Red Cross of Israel. Click on the link below. Thank you.
Temple Avodah supports same-sex marriages as was recently confirmed by the State of New York. We sincerely hope that the passage of this bill provides the opportunity for all humanity to enjoy equal rights and God-given happiness. Temple Avodah lives by a simple premise…“However you define your family we welcome you to ours.”
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Bright Star Academy at Temple Avodah
Oceanside's premier pre-school is pleased to announce that they have moved to their new home in Temple Avodah.
Barry Howard, our computer educator, will be presenting a series of computer application classes on Wednesday nights starting October 22. Click here for more details and the application tear-off. Remember that seats are limited so don't delay.