What Makes Us Special?


Events and services at Beth El are open to people of all ages, races, and abilities, Jewish or inter-married, individuals of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and those with disabilities.  We make a conscious effort to ensure that each and every one can find a home here.



Contributions in all amounts help support a wide variety of projects and programs at Beth El Hebrew Congregation.



Beth El House

Beth El House enables formerly homeless families to work toward self-sufficiency and confidence.


Coming up at Beth El

WRJ Hanukah Boutique

November 22, 2015 
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM


Thanksgiving Service with Christ Episcopal Church

November 26 at Christ Church
10:30 AM


Songs in the Key of Light

A concert featuring Cantor Jason Kaufman
Eric Schnobrick and Lea Morris
December 5, 2015


The next dinner is December 11.  



There are over 1,000 activities, meetings, services and seminars at Beth El every year, ranging from service opportunities to Jewish learning and education, drawing members and guests from throughout the Washington, D.C. area.

More this week


Youth Activities

A fun and song-filled service led by Early Childhood Music Specialist Carol Boyd Leon, 2nd and 4th Saturdays at 11:00am. For young children and their families.





18 months to Kindergarten


The Early Childhood Learning Center's nurturing, Jewish environment features a varied curriculum. Come by for a visit!



Religious School

Kindergarten through Post Confirmation


Teen Trip to Israel
July 3-14, 2016