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  • Sunday
    Aug 19
    Grand Slam Sunday!
    Sunday, Aug 19th 1:35p to 7:00p

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  • Sunday
    Sep 16
     
     
    Wise Aging

    Sunday, Sep 16th 10:30a to 12:30p
    Wise Aging - New Cohort! Led by Janice Mostow and Betsy Strauss Wise Aging is an exploration of aging well and wisely through a Jewish lens. The Wise Aging Adas group will meet regularly to learn, share experiences, and acquire skills to sanctify the moments in time that make up this stage in our lives. Wise Aging sessions are based on resources developed for the Institute for Jewish Spirituality by Rabbi Rachel Cowan and Dr. Linda Thal, primarily Wise Aging: Living with Joy, Resilience, and Spirit.

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  • Sunday
    Oct 14
    Enroll in Religious School Today
    Sunday, Oct 14th 9:00a to 1:00p

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shabbat this week...

Friday, July 20

candle lighting: 8:11pm

PARSHA WITH TALMUDIC COMMENTARY
10am; Biran Beit Midrash

KABBALAT SHABBAT
WITH RABBI HOLTZBLATT

6pm; Biran Beit Midrash

Saturday, July 21

PARSHAT DEVARIM / SHABBAT CHAZON (EREV TISHA B'AV)
Havdalah: 9:11pm

BOKER OR TORAH STUDY
8:30am; Library

SHABBAT MORNING SERVICE
SERMON BY JAMES WEISMAN

9:30am; Biran Beit Midrash

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

MINCHA
12:45pm; Biran Beit Midrash 

POST-KIDDUSH SPEAKER: JAMES WEISMAN
1:15pm; Biran Beit Midrash

EREV TISHA B'AV MAARIV & EICHA
9pm; Gewirz Beit Am                                            


Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at Adas Israel
 


U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg joins Forward Editor-in-Chief, Jane Eisner in a conversation that explores the intersection of law, media and Jewish life at Adas Israel Congregation on Thursday, February 1, 2018 / 5778.  See More Videos

 

Adas Israel in the Community
 

IMPORTANT MESSAGE FROM RABBIS
HOLTZBLATT & ALEXANDER

Co-senior Rabbis of Adas Israel respond
to comments made by D.C. Councilmember Trayon White Read more

THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD 
Rabbis Holtzblatt and Alexander on the complexities of intermarriage: "There's No Easy Answer To The Debate."  Read more

THE WASHINGTON POST
Adas commemorates Yom Hashoah, with Garden of the Righteous, honoring the Veseli family. Read more

JEWISH TELEGRAPHIC AGENCY
Adas hosts the National Memorial Ceremony for Shimon Peres, z"l, with Vice President Joe Biden. Read more

Sun, July 22 2018 10 Av 5778