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Upcoming Events

  • Friday
    Jan 12
    Community Shabbat Dinner
    Friday, Jan 12th 6:00p to 9:00p
    The Shabbat experience you cannot miss! Join us on Friday, July 21 for a special summer edition of "Return Again". Followed by a picnic dinner held outside on the Connecticut Avenue Patio! The lively, soulful service features seasoned musicians and a spiritual, personal excursion into prayer and song. Join as we dance, sing, and discover the deep shabbat within us all.

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  • Thursday
    Mar 8
    November MakomDC Scholar: Rabbi Sharon Brous
    Thursday, Mar 8th 7:30p to 9:30p
    Rabbi Sharon Brous, the senior and founding rabbi of IKAR based in Los Angeles, is a leading voice in reanimating religious life in America and has previously been named #1 on Newsweek’s list of the most influential rabbis in America.

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  • Thursday
    Mar 8
    December MakomDC Scholar
    Thursday, Mar 8th 7:30p to 9:30p
    Rabbi Sharon Brous, the senior and founding rabbi of IKAR based in Los Angeles, is a leading voice in reanimating religious life in America and has previously been named #1 on Newsweek’s list of the most influential rabbis in America.

    MORE INFO

  • Thursday
    Mar 8
    January MakomDC Scholar: Rabbi Sharon Brous
    Thursday, Mar 8th 7:30p to 9:30p
    Rabbi Sharon Brous, the senior and founding rabbi of IKAR based in Los Angeles, is a leading voice in reanimating religious life in America and has previously been named #1 on Newsweek’s list of the most influential rabbis in America.

    MORE INFO

  • Thursday
    Mar 8
    November MakomDC Scholar: Rabbi Sharon Brous
    Thursday, Mar 8th 7:30p to 9:30p
    Rabbi Sharon Brous, the senior and founding rabbi of IKAR based in Los Angeles, is a leading voice in reanimating religious life in America and has previously been named #1 on Newsweek’s list of the most influential rabbis in America.

    MORE INFO

 


         
                     
         

shabbat this week...

Friday, December 8

candle lighting: 4:40pm

PARSHA WITH HASSIDUT
10:00am; Biran Beit Midrash

"RETURN AGAIN" SERVICE
WITH RABBIS HOLTZBLATT & ALEXANDER

6:30pm; Kay Hall

TRADITIONAL LAY-LED SHABBAT SERVICE
6:30pm; Biran Beit Midrash

COMMUNITY SHABBAT DINNER
8pm; Wasserman Hall

Saturday, December 9

PARSHAT VAYESHEV
Havdalah: 5:27pm

BOKER OR TORAH STUDY
8:30am; Gewirz Beit Am

SHABBAT MORNING "RETURN AGAIN" SERVICE WITH RABBI HOLTZBLATT
BAT MITZVAH: MADELEINE MILLER

9:30am; Charles E. Smith Sanctuary

TRADITIONAL EGALITARIAN MINYAN
9:30am; Gewirz Beit Am

DAILY MINYAN
Morning Minyan: Mon - Fri, 7:30am
Sundays and legal holidays 9:00am
Evening minyan: Sun - Thur, 6:00pm

TOT SHABBAT
11am; Cohen Hall

NETIVOT
11am; Classroom 340

INTRO TO JUDAISM SHABBATON LUNCH
12pm; Funger Hall

MINCHA
12:45pm; Biran Beit Midrash

ISRAAID DISCUSSION WITH CO-CEO YOTAM POLIZER
1:15am; Biran Beit Midrash

MELAVA MALKA SINGALONG
7pm; Kay Hall


President Obama's Historic Visit to Adas

 

Our Congregation, with its historic past and exciting future, is grateful to have stood in solidarity with President Obama, and Jewish communities around the world — teaching insights from our Torah, with heartfelt prayers that peace & security, happiness & prosperity, justice & freedom may forever abide in our midst. Learn More.

Adas Israel in the Community

 

The Washington Post
The Adas community proudly welcomed little Amos Eden Alexander — major DC snowstorm & all! Read more.

The Jewish Journal
Rabbi Steinlauf on the election results in Israel: "The triumph of fear over vision in the Jewish State." Read more.

The Washington Post
Praise for Adas' Biran Beit Midrash (House of Study) & 21st century Jewish life, learning & community. Read more

Slingshot!
ADAS' JMCW WINS 15/16 SLINGSHOT AWARD: National Edition! Read more.

Tue, December 12 2017 24 Kislev 5778