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A community of the heart, we are a spiritual, educational and social home for Reform Jews in the Washington, D.C. region and a powerful voice for the values of our faith.

Act justly, love mercy, and walk humbly with God Micah 6:8
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October 20, 2018 / Saturday Early Torah Study 9:00AM—10:00AM
October 20, 2018 / Saturday Shabbat Morning Service 10:30AM—12:00PM
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  • Adult Learning

    Adult learning is part of the Jewish educational journey at WHC and this fall we have a wide array of learning opportunities for you to experience! Offerings this fall include WHC Academy, Conversational Hebrew, Back to Basics, 12 Jewish Questions, Lawyers' Study Group, and more! Visit our Adult Learning page to lean more and register.

  • New Shabbat Experiences

    Celebrate Shabbat in a whole new way with WHC's new District Shabbat and Macomb St. Shabbat. These services will be soulful, musical, and joyful -- and take place right in the heart of Washington, D.C. Click here to learn more about these two new services and to see upcoming dates.

  • Madeleine Albright at WHC

    Join us on Sunday, October 21 as we open our Amram Scholar Series with Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Click here to RSVP.

  • Heading Home

    Join us for a screening of the film "Heading Home" -- the story of Team Isreal's journey through the 2017 World Baseball Classic on Sunday, November 4. Stay afterward for a ballpark-style dinner and for a chance to meet players from Team Israel right here at WHC.
    Click here to register.

Upcoming Events

October 20, 2018 / Saturday
"Out of the Darkness" Walk with WHECTY
1:30 PM—7:00 PM

WHECTY is organizing a group to participate in “Out of the Darkness” community walk for suicide prevention.

We invite all 8-12 graders to join us for this…

October 20, 2018 / Saturday
Havdalah Service
5:30 PM—7:00 PM
October 20, 2018 / Saturday
Early Torah Study
9:00 AM—10:00 AM
October 20, 2018 / Saturday
Shabbat Morning Service
10:30 AM—12:00 PM
October 21, 2018 / Sunday
Amram Scholar Series Presents: Madeleine Albright
10:30 AM—12:30 PM
October 21, 2018 / Sunday
Religious School at Temple & JBSC
9:30 AM—12:00 PM

News & Current Events

Simchas and Celebrations - October 17, 2018

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔

JCC of Northern Virginia Defaced in Hate Crime

Around 4:30 am on Saturday, October 6, the JCC of Northern Virginia was the target of an anti-Semitic hate crime for the second time in 18 months when 19 swastikas were spray-painted on the front of the community center in Fairfax.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - October 10, 2018

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔

Simchas and Celebrations - October 3, 2018

We are happy to share recent simchas and celebrations from our WHC members.Read More  ➔