Tikvat Israel Congregation

A Friendly, Participatory, Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, MD


Welcome Again to Rabbi Auster

  • Posted on February 29, 2016

Due to popular demand, Elyssa Joy Auster, a guest rabbi, again will lead a peaceful and joyful morning of Shabbat meditation and chanting at Tikvat Israel (more…)

Israeli Dance Festival Features Many TI Members

  • Posted on February 28, 2016

The annual Israeli Dance Festival DC opens at B’nai Israel Congregation in Rockville on Saturday, March 5, at 8:00 p.m. with an all-ages dance party. The (more…)

Toiletries Collection

  • Posted on February 28, 2016

One of our ongoing mitzvah projects is to collect and donate toiletries. During your summer travels, please collect any unopened, unused toiletries from your hotel (more…)

Season Concludes for Synagogue’s Basketballers

  • Posted on February 28, 2016

Tikvat Israel ended its regular season in the Montgomery County synagogue basketball league on Feb. 28 with a 1-6 won-loss record, an improvement over 2015. (more…)

Hazak Enjoys a Lunch with Laughter

  • Posted on February 26, 2016

  Three dozen members of Tikvat Israel’s chapter of Hazak heard Sharon Doner-Feldman discuss types of humor with an emphasis on Jewish humor during a (more…)

True Stories Transports Listeners

  • Posted on February 25, 2016

  The third annual “True Stories” delivered an afternoon of entertaining tales to a packed crowd of more than 200. Ten of the best professional (more…)

Blake Children’s Theater a Hit at Tikvat Israel

  • Posted on February 25, 2016

Blake High School students performed “The Odyssey of Jeremy Jack” at Tikvat Israel for a crowd of 50 preschool and elementary school children and their (more…)

Rabbis Shull and Topolsky to Lead Series on Modern Israel’s Struggles

  • Posted on February 24, 2016

A three-part speaker series titled “Struggles of the Modern State of Israel: A Values Perspective” is being led by Rabbi Benjamin Shull and Rabbi Uri (more…)

Congregants to Deliver a Memorable Message on Shabbat

  • Posted on February 24, 2016

About two dozen Tikvat Israel members learned the rudiments of delivering an engaging d’var Torah during a four-session workshop led by Rabbi Benjamin Shull that (more…)

Governing Board Meets Feb. 22  

  • Posted on February 19, 2016

The Tikvat Israel Board of Directors will hold its monthly meeting at 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 22 in the Flax Library. Congregants are welcome (more…)