Welcome to Congregation Or Chadash

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 is in Damascus, MD and serves the upper Montgomery County suburbs of Clarksburg, Germantown, and beyond. All are welcome for our weekly Shabbat services and holiday celebrations. We offer an accredited Religious School for Pre-K through 12th grade, as well as, weekly Torah study and other adult learning opportunities. Our congregation is involved in a wide range of social action causes and there are many social groups for adults and kids. Browse around our website to learn more.

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

Upcoming Events

  1. Sat 31

    Torah study

    Jul 31 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  2. Sun 01

    COC Security Training

    Aug 01 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Sat 07

    Torah study

    Aug 07 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  4. Wed 11

    Board Meeting

    Aug 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  5. Sat 14

    Ryan Chidakel Bar Mitzvah

    Aug 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  6. Thu 19

    Guy’s Night Out

    This event has a video call.
    Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
  • 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