We Are Sinai

We're Chicago's Reform Congregation

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Chicago Sinai is dedicated to inclusiveness, social justice, spiritual development and life-long learning. We embrace the call to action to repair the world, and we welcome all to share worship, connection and community.

Join us for Shabbat services, celebrate a special life cycle event, or contribute a few hours doing a mitzvah or a few days on a Sinai service trip.

Our Stories

Phyllis Feuerstein:  It's Like Visiting an Old Friend

“When I moved here from Olympia Fields 11 years ago, I was looking for an institution that would provide nourishment and allow me to do something for other people.


Carrie Mangoubi:  A Gift ~  Being a Fifth Generation Member

“I’ve been a member of Chicago Sinai for as long as I can remember. I do feel like there’s a path that has been carved for me at Sinai – my grandparents and my mother and two generations before were all very active and involved in temple life.”   To read more about Carrie

Kathleen Marks:  400 Steps to a Whole New Community

“My relationship with Sinai started, quite literally, 400 steps from my condo.  I had just moved downtown from the suburbs and joined right before the High Holy Days began.'   To read more about Kathleen 



Abra Berkoff:  Making A Difference

“An important part of belonging to Sinai is going to Sunday School, giving back, becoming a madricha  (youth counselor), and of course the bat mitzvah and confirmation."  To read more about Abra


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