Welcome to the website of the Young Israel of New Rochelle led by Rabbi Reuven Fink.

A member of the National Council of Young Israel, YINR has grown dramatically in recent years and serves 350 member families of all ages. YINR and the greater New Rochelle Jewish community provide a wide range of programs, services and other infrastructure.

We are located in the Wykagyl section of New Rochelle, often referred to as the “Queen City of the Sound.” New Rochelle is just 30 minutes to New York City by train or car and was recently selected by Business Week as one of the best places to raise kids.



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RUACH.  Please join Ruach on Wednesday, July 27 for a screening of “The Children of Chabannes” moderated by Baila Weiss.  The event begins at 1:15PM and is preceded by lunch at 12:30PM.


GUEST LECTURER RABBI IAN PEAR.   On Wednesday, July 27 at 8:30PM Rabbi Ian Pear will deliver a lecture on “Creative Destruction: Creating the World, Destroying the Temple & Rebuilding Israel,”, an exploration of Rabbi Pear’s new book on Bereishit and how it relates to the three weeks.


GUEST SPEAKER RABBI HERBERT COHEN ON “KOSHER MOVIES.”  On Shabbat, July 30 at 5:30pm, Rabbi Herbert Cohen will speak on “Kosher Movies: Five Films That Can Help Us Successfully Navigate Our Lives.”


WOMEN’S INITIATIVE FOR JEWISH STUDIES – SAVE THE DATE. WIJS invites women and men to a community-wide Boker Iyun, “Anticipating the Yamim Noraim,” on Sunday, September 25 from 9:00AM – 12:30PM.


Shabbat Parshat Pinchas

Candle Lighting: 8:01pm Mincha: 7:00/8:00pm

Shacharit  Hashkama: 7:45am Teen Minyan:  8:45am   Main Minyan: 9:00am

Mincha: 7:30pm  Shabbat Ends: 9:01pm