Welcome to Kesher Israel
Kesher Israel, a modern Orthodox synagogue, is located in downtown Washington, DC, 14 blocks from the White House, and within 2 miles of the Capitol. Kesher is the only Orthodox synagogue in downtown DC.
- Send Mishloach Manot through Kesher! Click here for more information (note: you must be logged into your account to access this page)
- Purim! (March 15-16): Join Kesher for megillah reading, a Purim cocktail party Saturday night, kid's humantaschen baking Sunday morning, and a community seudah!
- Read Rabbi Freundel's article in the current JOFA Journal on the topic of women in leadership positions!
Sunflower Bakery and Kesher Israel -- Special for Purim!!
Kesher Israel is proud to be a pick-up location for your Purim orders from Sunflower bakery!
For all items that you order from Sunflower Bakery to be picked up at Kesher Israel, Sunflower Bakery will donate 10% to the shul.
Ordering is easy! All you need to do is place your order through Sunflower Bakery, and choose Kesher Israel as your pick-up location.
For more details, click here, or call the shul office for more information.
Weeknight Classes are in Session!
The Dr. H. Harold Gelfand Memorial Institute of Adult Education fall/winter session is in full swing! Come join us for a shiur or two every week. Click here for a complete description of our daily and weekly classes!