Tikvat Israel Congregation Rockville MD

A Friendly, Participatory and Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, Maryland


Copakens’ Daughter Named Overseas Ambassador by Israeli Government

  • Posted on August 10, 2014

Nina Ben-Ami, daughter of longtime TI members Marcelle and Robert Copaken, has been named Israel’s ambassador to Uruguay. She assumed her post at the end (more…)

Dynamic Newcomers Lead TI’s Religious School in New Directions

  • Posted on August 10, 2014

TI’s Religious School welcomes a pair of new leaders, Steve Kerbel and Dan Ring. They were hired during a summer search by a panel from (more…)

Rabbi Gorin Accepts New Post at Long Island Synagogue

  • Posted on July 11, 2014

Two years after completing a 32-year tenure as the spiritual leader at Tikvat Israel Congregation, Rabbi Howard D. Gorin is returning to the pulpit. The (more…)

11-Year-old TI Member Makes Front-Page News With Her Charitable Work

  • Posted on June 20, 2014

Miriam Gardsbane, an 11-year-old Tikvat Israel member, was the focus of a page-one article in the June 18 Rockville edition of the Gazette. The article, (more…)

TI’s New Tenant Promotes Jewish Intellectual Growth

  • Posted on June 15, 2014

Tikvat Israel welcomed a new tenant to first-floor office space across from the Flax Library back in December when the Foundation for Jewish Studies moved (more…)

Seniors’ Hall of Fame in Maryland Picks TI Member for Induction

  • Posted on June 15, 2014

Judy Davis, long-time TI member (and flautist in many TI musical productions), has been selected for inclusion in the Maryland Senior Citizens’ Hall of Fame. Stephen (more…)

New Torah Covers to be Dedicated for High Holidays at TI

  • Posted on June 15, 2014

You have probably noticed during High Holiday services that the Torah scroll covers used specially during the holidays are old, worn and fraying. These mantels (more…)

Krams Featured in Gazette Newspaper Coverage of Seniors Life in County

  • Posted on April 20, 2014

Congregants Roz and Ted Kram were featured in a special section of the Gazette newspaper that focused on senior citizenry in Montgomery County. The special (more…)

Personalized Student Learning Program Launches This Fall at Shul

  • Posted on April 20, 2014

By Elissa Schwartz and Jeff Smith, co-chairs, Religious School/Youth Programming Committee Tikvat Israel, as part of its strategic planning process, is restructuring its youth programming (more…)

‘Unleavened’ Performance Lineup Unleashes Joy at Our Cantor’s Concert

  • Posted on April 3, 2014

By Jay P. Goldman, TI Bulletin editor “If you missed tonight’s concert, then you really blew it! People will be talking about it for a (more…)