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

    February 25 @ 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 Mah Jongg

    February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Join us for a weekly game of Mah Jongg!  Coffee and light snacks are served. No cost to attend. Please contact Melissa at hcrj@hcrj.org to sign up.

Upcoming Events

  1. Shabbat Services

    February 22 @ 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

  2. Religious School

    February 24 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Senior Chai Yoga

    February 25 @ 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

  4. Senior Chai St. Arnold’s Brewery Tour and Tasting

    February 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

    Looking for a fun way to spend a couple of hours on Tuesday, February 26?  Join us for a tour of St. Arnold’s brewery followed by a beer & cheese More Info

  5. Senior Chai Mah Jongg

    February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Join us for a weekly game of Mah Jongg!  Coffee and light snacks are served. No cost to attend. Please contact Melissa at hcrj@hcrj.org to sign up.

  6. Family Shabbat

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

    Join us for our March Family Shabbat! Tot Shabbat is at 6:15pm, Family Dinner at 6:15pm and Family Shabbat Services at 7:15pm. The dinner for March is chili, vegetables, macaroni More Info

  7. Religious School Family Breakast

    March 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  8. Senior Chai Yoga

    March 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

  9. HCRJ Open Golf Tournament

    March 4 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm

    Join us for the 2nd Annual HCRJ Open Golf Tournament! The golf tournament is scheduled for Monday, March 4 at the North Course at BlackHorse Golf Club (located at 12205 More Info

  10. Senior Chai Mah Jongg

    March 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Join us for a weekly game of Mah Jongg!  Coffee and light snacks are served. No cost to attend. Please contact Melissa at hcrj@hcrj.org to sign up.

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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