Current YLJC Services

Current YLJC Services

For the moment, York Liberal Jewish Community is holding weekly online Shabbat services, alternating between Friday nights and Saturday mornings.   Thanks to all those who have taken part and, in particular, helped to lead our services at this difficult time, especially Shannon, Sam, Ruth, Adrian, Lillian

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Saturday 9th May: Gabriel is back!

Saturday 9th May: Gabriel is back!

As a special treat during the lockdown, student rabbi Gabriel Webber will be virtually returning to lead a zoom Shabbat morning service for the York Liberal Jewish Community on Saturday 9th May at 11am.   This will replace our scheduled Friday night service the evening before. Let’s

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Tu Bishvat Mitzvah

Tu Bishvat Mitzvah

To mark Tu Bishvat, the Jewish New Year for Trees, on 9th February, Members of the York Liberal Jewish Community and St Nick’s Environment Centre in York had planned to plant some trees on the Millennium Fields next to the Millennium Bridge in Fulford.   Unfortunately, when

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The Rabbi for York Fund

The Rabbi for York Fund

York Liberal Jewish Community (recently featured in the Times of Israel) has announced that it is launching a campaign to raise £75,000 to allow the community to appoint its first Rabbi. Until this point the community has been sustained by visits from Liberal Rabbis based in London

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Emergency General Meeting: Saturday 19th October, 10am

Emergency General Meeting: Saturday 19th October, 10am

Our next Shabbat morning service will be on Saturday 19th October at 11am. This will be immediately preceded at 10am by an Emergency General Meeting to consider a number of important issues, including whether we should process the scroll at our services and what the membership rates for

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