On Monday, February 17 morning minyan is at 9:00 AM and evening minyan is at 8:00 PM.

  • 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: info@bnaiisraelcong.org 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.

Saturday Adult Worship & Learning Programs

ShMA (Shabbat Morning Alternative) Sessions
Join us as we introduce new and exciting sessions on Shabbat mornings, which will run parallel to our traditional prayer services. See below for upcoming programs.

Shabbat Morning Torah Study
9:00–10:00 a.m.
Start Shabbat morning with an engaging discussion of the weekly Torah portion. In addition to the clergy and professional staff, lay leaders will have the opportunity to lead discussions. The discussion ends in time to hear the Torah reading in the Dweck Sanctuary service.

September 14 – Ki Teitzei
September 28 – Nitzavim
October 12 – Ha’azinu
October 26 – Bereshit
November 9 – Lech Lecha
November 23 – Chaye Sarah
December 7 – Vayetze
December 14 – Vayishlach
January 11 – Vayechi
January 25 – Va’era
February 15- Yitro
February 29 – Terumah
March 14 – Ki Tisa/Parah
March 28 – Vayikra
April 4 – Tzav/HaGadol
April 18 – Shemini
May 2 – Achrei Mot/Kedoshim
May 16 – Behar-Bechukotai
June 13 – Beha’alotecha
June 20 – Shelach

To sign up to lead, please contact Laurie Weker Lipton and choose the portion you would like to lead.

Shabbat Afternoon Talmud Study
with Rabbi Mitchell Berkowitz
Saturdays at 4:30 PM in the Blumberg-Zalis Family Library
Resumes October 5
We are now studying the talmudic tractate Beitzah. Newcomers are more than welcome to join us. No prior knowledge necessary. Contact Susan with questions.

Upcoming Programs

ShMA: Jewish Yoga with Jeremy Jacobsohn

When: Saturday, April 25, 2020

Where: B'nai Israel Congregation


Jewish-inspired yoga blends gentle flow movements, centering meditation, and… 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.