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Honey Fundraiser for Rosh Hashanah

It’s hard to believe that the High Holidays are already around the corner! What better way to wish family, friends and business associates a “Sweet and Healthy New Year” than sending a jar of honey? This 8-ounce jar of delicious kosher honey arrives in time for the Rosh Hashanah holiday, decorated with a colorful label, […]

By |July 2nd, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

Exploring the Haftarah Project with Rabbi Frank

Fridays, July 17, July 24, August 14 at 12:00 pm

Ever wondered why we include the Haftarah (prophetic reading) after Torah reading on Shabbat? At Temple Micah, we’ve been diving deep into the Haftarah and choosing new selections, in order to ensure that this moment of the service is edifying and relevant to us in modern […]

By |June 20th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

WATCH: Faith in a Time of Turmoil Panel Discussion

Wednesday, June 17, 7:00 pm

A conversation between Rabbi Larry Hoffman and Dr. Diana Butler Bass, moderated by Rabbi Daniel Zemel. How do your religious beliefs help inform the way you think about and respond to this pandemic? What Truths have been uncovered for you since the outbreak of the pandemic? After a war or a catastrophic event […]

By |June 12th, 2020|Quick Links|0 Comments

READ: Rabbi Zemel’s Remarks from our Memorial Service (6/2/2020)

By |June 4th, 2020|Highlights|0 Comments

WATCH: Underserved in Quarantine – Our Capital City Confronts the Pandemic Panel Discussion

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A panel discussion examining how COVID-19 has affected underserved communities in Washington DC. It will be live streamed on YouTube. It was recorded on Monday, May 18, 2020.

Moderator:
Dr. David Skorton – President of the American Association of Medical Colleges

Panelists:
Michael Chertoff – former secretary of the Department of Homeland Security – […]

By |May 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WATCH: A Deep Look at the COVID-19 Pandemic Panel Discussion

On April 7th, 2020 we live-streamed a panel discussion on the pandemic featuring Temple Micah members:
Dr. David Skorton – President and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges
Dr. Manya Magnus – Professor of Epidemiology at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University
Dr. Richard Katz – Chief Medical Officer, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital, […]

By |April 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

WATCH: The Role of the Media in a Time of Pandemic Panel Discussion

On April 22, 2020 we live streamed a panel discussion on the COVID-19 pandemic and its relationship to the media. The discussion featured Temple Micah members:

Moderator:

Dr. David Skorton, President and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Panelists:
Elisabeth Bumiller, assistant managing editor The New York Times, Washington bureau chief
David Gregory, CNN political analyst

Watch the conversation […]

By |April 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Use Zoom

To comply with recommendations from government officials and the CDC, we have moved most of our worship services (including b’nai mitzvah), groups, and classes to be conducted with Zoom, a video chat and conferencing platform. To participate in our new virtual gatherings you will need to download Zoom on your phone or computer.

If you have […]

By |March 24th, 2020|Quick Links|Comments Off on How to Use Zoom