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. Fri 19

    Folk Shabbat w/OCS (at St. Anne Episcopal Church)

    St. Anne's Episcopal Church 25100 Ridge
    Oct 19 @ 7:30pm - 8:30pm
  2. Sat 20
  3. Sat 20
  4. Sun 21

    Religious School (Parents welcome)

    Oct 21 @ 9:30am - 12:00pm
  5. Sun 21

    8th – 9th Pre-Confimration class

    Oct 21 @ 10:30am - 11:30am
  6. Sun 21
  • 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