Welcome to Shaare Tefila
Where you will always belong

Shaare Tefila is an egalitarian congregation, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism & The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. We encourage member participation in a variety of activities & where individuals of diverse backgrounds and levels of observance are accepted & valued. We build on our heritage by strengthening our connections to Jewish life through worship, education, & community.

Young Families

Gates of Discovery Preschool

Gan KatanNext Date – 1/6 Monthly Sundays for Preschoolers at 9:45 am 

Mini Minyan – Next Date – 1/11, 5:45 pm For families with children age 0-7. Come celebrate Shabbat and let us do the cooking! We will sing, socialize & eat. Register by January 8 on ChaverWeb

Upcoming Events

See more information here about these events and more.

Sweet Night of Laughter 8 – February 2nd – Join us for our annual Comedy Night! Tickets are $35 until February 1st and will be $40 at the door. Register on ChaverWeb today. Check out the great evening we have planned on this flyer!

Service Times

Sun Mornings- 8:45am
Mon & Thurs Mornings- 8am
Sun-Thurs Evenings- 7:30pm

Friday Evening- 6pm
Saturday Morning- 9am

Tot Shabbat 
Shabbat Shira
Shabbat Limmud

Centrally located in Olney just off the Intercounty Connector

Shaare Tefila is located on the west side of Georgia Avenue across from Olney Manor Park.