Welcome to Beth El Congregation

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Beth El Congregation is an engaging, vibrant, and inclusive synagogue community for today's modern Jewish families.  We invite you to explore Jewish life at Beth El through traditional Jewish prayer and ritual, inspiring adult and childhood education, vibrant community celebrations around holidays and special events, and activism aimed at building a better community and world.

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Schedule of Services & Events

Friday, November 27, 2015 - 8:00am
Friday, November 27, 2015 - 6:00pm
Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 10:00am
Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 4:30pm
Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 9:15am
Sunday, November 29, 2015 - 5:30pm


Beth El Schools offer your family a warm and supportive Jewish community dedicated to your child's growth and learning. With programs ranging from infant/toddler education through early childhood development, flexible religious school options in the city and multiple Maryland counties, and inspiring and caring teachers, Beth El Schools provide a welcoming and nurturing educational environment infused with the values of Jewish heart and mind.

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Meet Our Clergy

Our diverse and committed clergy team is dedicated to helping you find meaning and value in your Jewish life and journey. Led by Senior Rabbi Steven Schwartz, Beth El clergy serve our members through guidance and leadership in prayer and ritual, holidays and lifecycle events, religious and spiritual education and compassionate pastoral counseling.

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Featured Events

Sunday Mornings @ Beth El
Sunday, December 6
9:30 a.m.

Rabbi Faith Cantor will discuss how to talk to your child/grandchild about “God, Death and Dying.” Breakfast will begin at 9:30 a.m., with the program following at 10:00 a.m.