Passionate Jewish Living

Welcome to The Emanuel Synagogue, in West Hartford, Connecticut! Our inclusive, multi-generational Conservative congregation has served the Greater Hartford Jewish community for more than 100 years. We are your home and your sacred space for personal growth, celebration and observance. Our family programs emphasize Jewish values, and a genuine sense of community, serving our members through all lifecycle stages. Under the spiritual leadership of Rabbi David J. Small, The Emanuel welcomes people of all ages, backgrounds and orientations to join in prayer, lifelong Jewish learning, dedication to Israel and supporting our larger Jewish community. Join us!


Upcoming Events

Service & Shabbat Times

Minyan: Morning

8:00 am: Sundays
7:00 am: Monday – Friday
Sanctuary Services in person, or join us virtually via ZOOM*

Minyan: Evening

7:00 pm:
Sundays – Thursdays
held virtually via ZOOM*

*for ZOOM mobile:+1-646-558-8656
Meeting ID: 502 382 254

Erev Shabbat: Friday

5:30 pm: Shabbat Babayit*
 *in July: self-guided and pre-recorded. CLICK HERE to create your own Shabbat Family Experience!
6:00 pm:
Minha/Maariv via ZOOM*

Shabbat: Saturday

9:00 am: Sanctuary Services
 in person, or join us via LIVESTREAM or ZOOM*
12:00 pm: Kiddush Luncheon
pre-register Weds by 5 pm
8:00 pm: Mincha/Maariv

Get to Know Our Team

We are here to help with all your needs.


Jewish Education for All Ages

The Emanuel Synagogue is passionate about learning for all ages. We sponsor a variety of learning opportunities for adults, teens and children.


Connect With Us

Emanuel members are encouraged to become involved in a way that suits their interests, talents and available time. Our groups are listed in this section.


Join Our Community

Welcome to The Emanuel! We are a diverse, egalitarian Conservative Jewish congregation in West Hartford, and the first Conservative synagogue established in Connecticut.


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