Services are generally the 3rd Friday of the month at 7:00 P.M. Please call to confirm.
About Our Congregation
Temple Israel serves the Jewish communities in the Alton/Godfrey, Wood
River, Bethalto, Edwardsville and Maryville/Glen Carbon areas of
Rabbi Lane Steinger leads our monthly services, while members of the
Temple join together to conduct many of our less formal holiday
services and events.
Our monthly Shabbat services are family services held on Friday
evenings. Other family holiday services and events are scheduled
throughout the year in keeping with our mission to make both the
spiritual and the festive occasions and celebrations accessible to the
Temple Israel is affiliated with the Union for Reform Judaism, the
Southern Illinois Jewish Federation and the Federation of Reform
Temples in the St. Louis, Missouri area.
Temple Israel has been serving the Jewish community since 1923.
The Temple moved to its current location at 609 West Delmar Avenue in
Alton, Illinois, in 2004.