U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Maryland
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 01-11-2008, 08:57 PM
 
96 posts, read 406,802 times
Reputation: 18

Advertisements

Relocating from Philly suburbs, PA and thinking of moving to Howard County instead of Montgomery county due to its affordability (I hope). I am Jewish but my husband is not. We wanted to know if there are any reform synagogues in Howard county and where? I want to find a synagogue where my husband feels welcomed even though he is not too knowledgable of Judism.

Thanks
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 01-11-2008, 09:18 PM
 
29,774 posts, read 34,860,277 times
Reputation: 11687
Howard County especially Columbia has a numer of synagouges in varying degrees of orthodox etc.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-13-2008, 10:11 AM
 
Location: Maryland - Howard County
195 posts, read 670,190 times
Reputation: 60
There are several synagogues in Howard County. One of my friend's parents is a rabbi at Temple Isaiah. This will help you: Jewish congregations (broken link)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 08-14-2012, 06:20 PM
 
1 posts, read 1,840 times
Reputation: 11
Our congregation is called Calah Congregation and we meet twice a month at the Owen Brown Community Center. Go to our website [url=http://www.calahcongregation.com]Calah Congregation --- Columbia, MD[/url] or find us on Facebook. We are unaffiliated and welcome Jewish families as well as Interfaith families.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 08-17-2012, 08:38 AM
 
Location: The Port City is rising.
8,799 posts, read 10,709,555 times
Reputation: 2517
There is a Conservative congregation, and there at least used to be a (very intermarriage friendly,IIUC) independent congregation called Columbia Jewish, and I think a Reform congregation.

BTW, while a C congregation will limit the role of a gentile spouse more than a Reform one would, most would still welcome intermarried couples, and I bet the one in Columbia does. They certainly welcome people who are not knowledgeable in Judaism (though a service with much more Hebrew might be less comfortable for some folks without the ability to read Hebrew)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Maryland
View detailed profiles of:
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top