Oseh Shalom

High Holy Days: High Holy Day continue with a range of programs online and in person.  Check out this constantly updated change for upcoming events and services. Guests are welcome. Click Contact Us for access. Our office is open by appointment: 301-498-5151.  Guests must wear face masks.

Jewish Meditation with Maryrita Wieners

September 15, 2020 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am – Elul is a time of personal reflection and introspection in preparation for the High Holy Days. Join Maryrita Wieners during the month of Elul as she leads a special Elul meditation service. Tuesday mornings, August 25-September 15, Join via Zoom using the HHD password sent separately.

Zoom Rosh Hashana Seder for Adults and Children

September 15, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm – Ray and Diane Wacks will lead this Model Seder. It will be a sweet and short way to usher in the New Year. The Rosh Hashanah Seder dates back almost 2,000 years, and is part of our Sephardic tradition. This short Seder traditionally takes place before the holiday meal at Rosh Hashanah. At this Seder […]

Shofar Sounding

September 15, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 7:15 pm – The Hebrew month of Elul urges us to prepare for the High Holy Days. The Shofar is traditionally sounded during the month of Elul, the month leading up to the High Holy Days. The sound of the Shofar serves as a “wake-up call”, jarring us out of our complacency and, hopefully, forcing us to begin […]

Creating Our Own Personal Vidui with Maryita Wieners

September 15, 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – The Vidui, or confessional Prayer, is a key part of the High Holy Day liturgy. Creating an individual vidui, acknowledging wrongs we may have done during the past year and expressing our hopes for the new year can be a powerful way to prepare for Rosh Hashanah. During Elul, Maryrita Wieners will be posting tips […]