Rabbi Gil Steinlauf


Congregation: Adas Israel Congregation

Location: 2850 Quebec Street, NW (one block east of the Cleveland Park Metro)

Denomination: Conservative

Ordained From: Jewish Theological Seminary

Programs/Services you run/offer: Young Professional’s Shir Delight Shabbat Services, 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 ‚Äî I see sounds and hear what I see.