Welcome to HCRJ

Houston Congregation for Reform Judaism (HCRJ) has celebrated over 50 years of worship as a Reform Jewish temple in Houston, Texas. Located in the heart of Houston’s Galleria area, HCRJ offers an intimate, vibrant, and inclusive Jewish synagogue with a feeling of warmth and welcoming where Jewish fellowship may flourish. Rabbi Steven Gross has nurtured profound spiritual connections and an engaged community since he began serving our congregation in 2005. Interfaith couples participate in all aspects of Temple life. We welcome you at any of our 7:15 p.m. Friday night Sabbath services. Our innovative religious school is based on a curriculum designed to engage students in dynamic, interactive learning experiences that teach Jewish history and principles through nature, art, cooking and other fun, exciting activities. Classes are held on Sunday mornings.

Upcoming Events

  1. Senior Chai Yoga

    January 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

    Taught by Suzy Shapiro, a certified yoga instructor, this class will focus on strength and stamina, balance and flexibility, and a new sense of well-being.  First session free.  Prorated at More Info

  2. Senior Chai Pencil Drawing Class

    January 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Artist, Noelle Shawa, will begin a 6-week pencil drawing series on Wednesday afternoons, from 1-3pm, at HCRJ. The first class is on Wednesday, January 9, 2019.   Noelle, who has taught More Info

Upcoming Events

  1. NFTY-TOR Conclave & Nashir at HCRJ

    January 25
  2. Shabbat Services

    January 25 @ 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm

      All are welcome to join us at 7:15 Friday nights for Shabbat Services.   You do not need to be a member to join us in prayer as we More Info

  3. NFTY-TOR Conclave & Nashir at HCRJ

    January 26
  4. NFTY-TOR Conclave & Nashir at HCRJ

    January 27
  5. Religious School

    January 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  6. Senior Chai Yoga

    January 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

    Taught by Suzy Shapiro, a certified yoga instructor, this class will focus on strength and stamina, balance and flexibility, and a new sense of well-being.  First session free.  Prorated at More Info

  7. Senior Chai Pencil Drawing Class

    January 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Artist, Noelle Shawa, will begin a 6-week pencil drawing series on Wednesday afternoons, from 1-3pm, at HCRJ. The first class is on Wednesday, January 9, 2019.   Noelle, who has taught More Info

  8. Family Shabbat

    February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    Join us for our February Family Shabbat. Tot Shabbat is at 6pm, Family Shabbat Dinner at 6:15pm and Family Shabbat Services at 7:15pm.

  9. Religious School Family Breakfast

    February 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  10. Senior Chai Yoga

    February 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

    Taught by Suzy Shapiro, a certified yoga instructor, this class will focus on strength and stamina, balance and flexibility, and a new sense of well-being.  First session free.  Prorated at More Info

Temple Youth At HCRJ

Project Centered Programming

At HCRJ, students develop a strong sense of Jewish ethics and become young Jewish leaders in our community. Our curriculum engages students in a dynamic, interactive learning experience.

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