Life Cycle

We share joys and sorrows, private and communal ritual moments: brit and naming, B’nai Mitzvah, graduation, aufruf and wedding, funeral and memorial services. Through ancient traditions and modern interpretations, our ceremonies, services and celebrations place the phases of our lives into a Jewish perspective. We find meaning, comfort and strength in the synagogue – a community that shares and cares.

For every peak and valley of your life, for every event of joy or sorrow, we want you to share your experience with us.  Allow us to be here for you.

Celebrating a birth, brit, or baby naming?

Contact Otto Adelman:

Becoming B’nai Mitzvah?

Visit Our B’nai Mitzvah Page

If you are a temple member and have an urgent pastoral need, please contact our emergency assistance line: 703-957-8380

Planning an engagement, aufruf, or wedding?

Contact Otto Adelman:

Pursuing or contemplating conversion?

Contact Otto Adelman:

Experiencing illness or the loss of a loved one?

Contact Otto Adelman:

Trying to find the appropriate space for your lifecycle event? Visit our TRS Rentals webpage.