Congregation: Adas Israel Congregation
Location: 2850 Quebec Street, NW (one block east of the Cleveland Park Metro)
Ordained From: Jewish Theological Seminary
Programs/Services you run/offer: Young Professional’s Shir Delight Shabbat Services (which averages 300 YP’s!), YP Kol Nidre, Jewish meditation, and integral workshops.
Specialty within Judaism: Jewish Mindfulness (We just built the Jewish Mindfulness Center of Washington at Adas – meditation, yoga, eastern ideas in a Jewish context. I love it), and Innovative Jewish Learning (Keep an eye out for MakomDC, the new integral learning, lounging, and connecting program to be rolled out with our new building renovation).
One Jewish DC event that you recommend: Shir Delight!
Hobbies: Meditation, running, swimming.
Fun fact about you: I’m synesthesic — I see sounds and hear what I see.
Contact: Rabbi.Steinlauf@AdasIsrael.org or 202-362-4433