Tikvat Israel Congregation

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


Manna Food Supported by Concert Goers

  • Posted on December 14, 2015

Those attending the annual Cantor’s Concert at Tikvat Israel on Dec. 13 contributed food stuffs generously to support the Manna Food Center in Gaithersburg. The (more…)

Manna Food Drive on December 13 before Cantor’s concert

  • Posted on December 8, 2015

You can do an important mitzvah right before the Cantor’s concert starts on Sunday, December 13. Please drop a bag of food at our collection (more…)

Women’s Network Book Group to Meet

  • Posted on December 1, 2015

TI’s Women’s Network Book Group meets to discuss“The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics,” by (more…)

Congregants to Elect Five Board Members in December

  • Posted on November 28, 2015

  Five berths on the Tikvat Israel Board of Directors must be filled by popular vote in December at a pair of congregational meetings. The (more…)

Annual Church-Synagogue Affair: ‘A Feast for the Ears and the Eyes’

  • Posted on November 24, 2015

The 11th annual Thanksgiving Sing, the joint celebration of gratitude shared by members of Tikvat Israel and the host Silver Spring Presbyterian Church, carried an (more…)

Folk Music Concert at TI, Nov. 29

  • Posted on November 21, 2015

The next FOCUS folk music concert at Tikvat Israel is Sunday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m. (after 7:00 minyan, one-half hour earlier than usual). This (more…)

Young Families Celebrated Shabbat

  • Posted on November 17, 2015

Rabbi Benjamin Shull and Cantor Rochelle Helzner led a fun, lively and meaningful Shabbat experience for families with young children at Tikvat Israel. About 50 people (more…)

Agenda Set for TI Board’s Nov. 23 Meeting

  • Posted on November 17, 2015

  The TI board of directors will hold its November meeting at 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23 in the Flax Library.     The (more…)

Shabbat Guest Rabbi

  • Posted on November 11, 2015

Join guest Rabbi Elyssa Joy Auster for a peaceful and joyful morning of Shabbat meditation and chanting at Tikvat Israel on Saturday, Nov. 21, in the (more…)

Rabbi Shull Formally Installed at Tikvat Israel

  • Posted on November 5, 2015

It was a joyful occasion at Tikvat Israel on Sunday (Nov. 1). In the presence of about 240 congregants and guests from the political and (more…)