Temple Emanuel is a vibrant congregation in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. Located in McAllen, one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, we are the spiritual home to a diverse and multi-generational congregation. Our members come from varied Jewish backgrounds, and while Temple Emanuel is affiliated with the Union of Reform Judaism, we strive to meet the needs of our traditional members. Temple Emanuel is dedicated to maintaining our Jewish heritage and traditions while respecting the individual’s views and religious expression.

Temple Happenings

The Candles Burn Bright At Temple Emanuel

"The darkness of the whole world cannot swallow the glowing of a candle." — Robert Altinger Hanukkah is here and we light […]

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Channel 5 Coverage: Donations, Messages Being Sent to Families in Valley Migrant Shelters

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Temple Emanuel presents Sister Norma Pimentel with a check for $27,850

Mike Blum, Lisa Franklin, and many volunteers from the Temple Emanual Social Action Committee have worked tirelessly to help process financial and material donations from within our community and from […]

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