Welcome to TEMPLE of ISRAEL in Wilmington, NC


We are a congregation that supports a wide range of programs and activities for members of all ages.

We want to build a community based on inclusiveness, where everyone is welcome, regardless of age, marital status, sexual orientation, a Jew by birth or by choice.

At Temple of Israel (TOI) we strive to provide a meaningful and fulfilling environment for worship, education and social interaction, following the principles and values of Reform Judaism, including commitment to God, Torah and Israel; and to enhance the lives of our congregants and our community.

As an inspiring center for Reform Judaism, TOI will provide meaningful experiences, where memories will take root and grow, while honoring the past and building for the future.

TOI aims to be a warm, welcoming, multi-generational and inclusive congregation, financially sound, with a committed and growing membership base and religious school.

TOI will be the focal point in our community for Reform Jewish worship, education, social interaction and Tikkun Olam.

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Join Us For Shabbat Services

We have weekly Friday night Shabbat services.  On the first Friday of the month, these are held at 6:00 PM.  On all other Friday nights, they are held at 7:00 PM.  All are followed by an oneg (meaning “joy”); this is a time for fellowship with refreshments.   Go here to find more information.  If you plan to visit us, call  (910-762-000) or email (administrator@templeofisraelnc.org)  the office so that we can arrange for someone to greet you on Shabbat.

To pay your Temple Commitment

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To see our many activities and events in the last few years, check out our archives of previous monthly Temple of Israel Bulletins at Bulletin Archives.


After a successful fundraising campaign conducted by the Restoration 150 Fund, we are so excited to announce that we have completed almost all our renovations on our historic building at 4th and Market Streets.  For the first time since 2019, we held High Holy Day services in our beautiful, historic sanctuary and now we’re back for Shabbat Services too!

To learn more about our wonderful sacred space, click HERE.

We are grateful for the generosity of our many donors who have participated this far.  We appreciate any additional contributions to our campaign.

To show your support: click HERE to donate or mail a check to Temple of Israel, 922 Market Street, Wilmington, NC 28401, Attn: Restoration 150 Fund.

From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

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