Pesach begins Friday evening, April 19. There will be no evening services at B’nai Israel on April 19 or April 20.

CLICK HERE for our schedule of services and programs throughout the holiday.

  • Contact Us

    If you would like more information, we can be reached in the following ways.

    By Mail or In Person:

    B’nai Israel Congregation
    6301 Montrose Road
    Rockville, MD 20852-4195

    By Phone: 301-881-6550

    By Fax: 301-881-6221

    By E-Mail: or to contact an individual, click Clergy and Staff E-Mail

    Schilit Nursery School: 301-816-5578

    If you'd like to submit a message electronically, please use the form below.

Library Programs

Accredited by the Association of Jewish Libraries and recognized with a Solomon Schechter Gold Award from the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, the Blumberg-Zalis Family Library supports the curricula of the Schilit Nursery School, the Talmud Torah, and teen and adult education programs. Our Book Discussion Group and Monday Night at the Movies programs offer intriguing topics and stimulating discussion. Our well-stocked library is also available for reference, study, and enjoyment.

Upcoming Library Programs

Rabbi Simon’s Summer Book Review

When: Sunday, June 02, 2019

Where: B'nai Israel Congregation


Please join us for another wonderful review, as Rabbi… More details

Book Discussion – The Book Smugglers

When: Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Where: B'nai Israel Congregation


Discussion Leader: Tema Sternberg The Book Smugglers is the… More details

Monday Night at the Movies – Keep Quiet

When: Monday, May 13, 2019

Where: B'nai Israel Congregation


As vice-president of Hungary’s far-right extremist party, Csanad Szegedi… More details

Book Discussion – Eternal Life

When: Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Where: B'nai Israel Congregation


Eternal Life by Dara Horn Discussion Leader: Harriet Fredman… More details

We Are Accessible

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Accessible to all

B’nai Israel is proud to be accessible to all.

Large print siddurim, assistive listening devices and page magnifiers are readily available. Our entire building and grounds are wheelchair accessible. We can provide sign language interpreters upon request and subject to availability.