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Mask Resources and Recommendations


Thursday, March 25th, 2021 at 4:14 pm   0 Comments


Resources and Suggested Best Practices for Mask Wearing for the TRS ECC Community and Congregation Overview In keeping with the CDC’s call to members of the public to “Improve the Fit and Filtration of Your Mask to Reduce the Spread more »

Guidelines for In-Person Gatherings: Outdoors Only


Thursday, March 25th, 2021 at 3:47 pm   0 Comments


This checklist is intended for anyone planning a Temple-sanctioned in-person program or event. Please review this guidance and ensure you are able to comply with the guidelines before planning or scheduling an event. There should be two people designated to more »

TRS Phased Activity Guidelines


Thursday, March 25th, 2021 at 3:14 pm   0 Comments


During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, TRS has adapted in a number of amazing and agile ways. Our goal has been to hold the safety of our members, clergy and staff as our highest priority, while ensuring we can all still more »

Health Protocols for Shabbat Worship Reopening


Thursday, March 11th, 2021 at 11:36 am   0 Comments


Registration Congregants must pre-register if they wish to attend Friday night Shabbat services. Emails will be sent each Wednesday afternoon to confirm registration. Only those whose registration has been confirmed and who meet the health requirements will be able to more »

Passover 2021


Tuesday, March 9th, 2021 at 3:48 pm   0 Comments


Friends, During Passover, we celebrate the liberation of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery. We share the story of this transformation from enslavement to freedom at our seders each year. As such, this festival has often been referred to as, the more »

Gathering for Our Democracy


Thursday, January 7th, 2021 at 12:04 pm   0 Comments


A statement by Rabbi Amy Schwartzman January 6, 2021 Erev tov, Good evening. Thank you for joining us on this devastating night following the violence in our Nation’s Capital. The shocking assault each one of us witnessed, was an attack more »

2021 Service Schedule


Tuesday, January 5th, 2021 at 4:43 pm   0 Comments


New Year, New Service Schedule! Join our clergy for a new monthly service schedule that we hope will meet your diverse needs for prayerful experiences at Temple Rodef Shalom. Please see below for an outline of what we will be more »

Winter Mitzvah Day 2020


Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 at 10:14 am   0 Comments


      Due to COVID-19, Winter Mitzvah Day will be a scaled-down and socially distanced event, but we can still help our neighbors in need! You can help out in the following ways: Winter Coat Drive: Donate new or more »

Year End Open Doors Appeal Donation Confirmation


Friday, November 20th, 2020 at 9:52 am   0 Comments


Thank you for your contribution to the Year End Open Doors Appeal!

Election 2020 FAQ


Monday, August 17th, 2020 at 3:42 pm   0 Comments


VOTE SAFELY, VOTE ABSENTEE, VOTE EARLY Click here to view information for Virginia voters.  Click here to view information for DC voters.  Click here to view information for Maryland voters.  Below is information for Virginia voters: What are my voting more »