Machar: The Washington Congregation for Secular Humanistic Judaism

Affiliation: Humanistic

Washington, DC 20015

202-686-1881

http://machar.org

Because our congregation does not own its own building, we are subject to the gendering of facilities employed by the facilities we rent. We hold our largest events at venues that provide all-gender bathroom facilities.

Categories

  • Jewish Organization

Features

  • Does LGBTQ Advocacy
  • Has Out Participants
  • Lifecycle Occasions
  • Staff Trained on Inclusion
  • Uses LGBTQ-Inclusive Language

Wedding Commitments

  • Available for personal counseling
  • Weddings/commitment ceremonies for same-sex couples are performed in our synagogue
  • Welcomes Halakhic LGBTQ queries
  • Will perform a commitment ceremony for a Jewish same-sex couple
  • Will perform a commitment ceremony for a same-sex interfaith couple
  • Will perform a wedding for a Jewish same-sex couple
  • Will perform a wedding for a same-sex interfaith couple
Keshet

National Office - Boston

284 Amory Street
Boston, MA 02130
Phone: 617.524.9227

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