Due to a building issue, Shabbat services are temporarily being held at St. Anne’s Episcopal Church at 25100 Ridge Rd in Damascus. We are grateful for their friendship and hospitality.

CONGREGATION OR CHADASH

Mission Statement: Congregation Or Chadash is a vibrant and innovative Reform Jewish Community that promotes Jewish Spirituality and lifelong learning based on the values of Torah, social action, friendship, and caring.

Congregation Or Chadash serves northern Montgomery County and southern Frederick County Maryland. We offer a full array of services and activities including weekly Shabbat services, Torah study, Religious School for Pre-K through 12th grade, Sisterhood, Brotherhood, social activities for adults and families, and youth groups for all ages. Browse around our website to learn more.

Small enough to feel like family,
and large enough to serve you.

Upcoming Events

  1. Wed 12

    Board Meeting

    Dec 12 @ 7:30pm - 9:30pm
  2. Fri 14

    Ethics Course

    Dec 14 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  3. Fri 14

    2nd Grade Family Dinner

    Dec 14 @ 6:15pm - 7:15pm
  4. Fri 14

    Pre-Neg

    Dec 14 @ 7:00pm - 7:30pm
  5. Fri 14
  6. Sat 15

    Torah study (at Wegmans)

    Dec 15 @ 9:30am - 10:30am
  • Teacher Appreciation Shabbat

    Teacher Appreciation Shabbat

  • Packing Supplies for Refugee Families

    Packing Supplies for Refugee Families

  • Simon Sargon Concert @ Temple Sinai in DC

    Simon Sargon Concert @ Temple Sinai in DC

  • Discover: Purim @ Urbana Library

    Discover: Purim @ Urbana Library

  • The Or Chadash Singers

    The Or Chadash Singers

  • Packing Meals for Rise Against Hunger

    Packing Meals for Rise Against Hunger

  • Packing Meals for Rise Against Hunger

    Packing Meals for Rise Against Hunger

  • Purim Carnival

    Purim Carnival

  • Banner Build an Ark
  • Religious School  "Mitzvah Mall"

    Religious School "Mitzvah Mall"

  • Simchat Torah

    Simchat Torah