Shirat HaNefesh: Song of the Soul
An Independent Synagogue Community

FRI AUG 29 – SHABBAT AT HOME
NO FRI EVE SERVICES

HIGH HOLIDAY INFO

Religious School Open Houses

PreK “Gan Plus” (ages 4-6):                Saturday, Sept. 6, 9:30 am-10:30 am

Grades 2-7 (Shabbat School/Hebrew): Saturday, Sept. 13, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

ALL ARE WELCOME. NEW FAMILIES PAY TUITION ONLY IN FIRST YEAR; no membership required.

Searching for a new Jewish home? Consider Shirat HaNefesh (Song of the Soul) — an independent, pluralistic Jewish synagogue community drawing members from Chevy Chase, Silver Spring, Takoma Park, Bethesda, Rockville, Potomac, and greater D.C.

Our community attracts seekers from all sorts of backgrounds.

We fill our services with music and consider no question too foolish to ask.

All who are “on a Jewish path” are welcome, including interfaith families.

Rabbi Gerry Serotta and Cantor Ramon Tasat will inspire and move you.

Religious education is intimate, hands-on, and individualized.

Find new joy and meaning in your Jewish heritage!

OUR MEMBERS SAY…

In a recent survey, 75% of respondents said they were attracted to Shirat HaNefesh by the warmth of the community.

More than 50% cited the gifts and talents of our clergy.

More than 50% mentioned music and soul/spirituality as the main factor in their being a member.

Many cited our inclusiveness and diversity, and our smaller size, as influencing their decision to be part of the congregation.

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