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

Service Times
April 21 – 23

In-Person or ZOOM

Sun April 21:
8 am: Shaharit; 7 pm: Minyan

Mon April 22
Erev Pesach
7 am: Minyan w/Taanit Bechorot, siyyum for the First-Born, + breakfast
1 pm: Mincha
7:22 pm: Candles

Tue, April 23
Pesach Day 1
9 am: Services
12:30 pm: Mincha
6 pm: Seder at The Emanuel  
pre-registration required
8:23 pm – Candles

Service Times
April 24 – 25

In-person or ZOOM

Wed April 24
Pesach Day 2
9 am: Services
7 pm: Mincha
8:23 pm:

 Thu April 25:
7 am:

Erev Shabbat
Fri April 19

 In-Person or ZOOM

7 pm:
Kabbalat Shabbat

7:19 pm:
Candle lighting

 Sat April 20

Livestream or ZOOM
9 am: Shaharit
10:30 am: Tot Shabbat & Family Services

In-person or ZOOM
7:45 pm: Mincha/Ma’ariv
8:18 pm: Havdalah

Join Our Community

Welcome to The Emanuel Synagogue in West Hartford, CT. We are a diverse, egalitarian Conservative Jewish congregation, open to families of various religious and cultural backgrounds.

Get to Know Our Team

We are here to help with your religious and spiritual needs.

Jewish Education for All Ages

The Emanuel Synagogue is passionate about learning for all ages. We offer a variety of educational 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.

News & Notes