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Interfaith Rally Calls for Tighter Gun Control

As part of Tuesday’s national day of action on gun violence, Rabbi Susan Shankman joined 60 other religious, civic, and youth leaders of the Metro IAF* and its Do Not Stand Idly By (DNSIB) campaign at a rally across from Realco Guns in District Heights, Maryland.Read More  ➔

Faith In Action

"30 Days of Caring" - A Media Recap

Washington Hebrew Congregation was an active leader in the Mayor’s D.C. Interfaith Council “30 Days of Caring,” a month long initiative to combat fear and hate. It ended yesterday with the MLK Day of Service. Join us as we take a look back at the programs and events that opened the dialogue and brought our community closer together.Read More  ➔

Repairing The World

WHC Stories - Marcia Weinberg

On this annual MLK Day of Service, we think back to the beginnings of our relationship with the African American community in D.C. Marcia Weinberg, the wife of our late senior rabbi, Rabbi Joseph Weinberg, remembers it well.Read More  ➔

Faith In Action

"Where do we go from here?"

"Are you hopeful that this country can still fulfill Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream? What do you think remains unfinished?" Hamil R. Harris of the Washington Post posed these questions to Rabbi Lustig and four other members of the clergy.Read More  ➔