Return of Physical Services

Return of Physical Services

Summer is hopefully (weather permitting) just around the corner; vaccine availability is increasing and COVID restrictions are easing. With so much optimism, it is natural to ask the question: when can we all get together and when will physical services return? The initial plan, weather permitting, is

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GJBO – Pesach Cooking with Ruth Seager

GJBO – Pesach Cooking with Ruth Seager

Mark the date on your calendar, 28 March 2021, from 2 PM –  3 PM.   A great way to spend time with your children or an opportunity learn a new skill during lockdown. Save the date for Liberal Judaism’s Chair Ruth Seager for a special Pesach cooking

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Time to celebrate Pesach 2021

Time to celebrate Pesach 2021

A few weeks ago, an episode of Pointless aired, and one of the questions asked contestants to come up with words ending ‘-ough’. The pointless answer, the most unusual word anyone could think of, was ‘furlough’. I have a sneaking suspicion that that episode was filmed before

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York’s Rabbinic Development Fund Builds

York’s Rabbinic Development Fund Builds

York’s Rabbinic Development fund has past £55,000 thanks to a flurry of donations from members and non-members alike following coverage of the community in The Times, the Jewish Chronicle and on the BBC.  One anonymous donation following a report in The Times of Israel was for more

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The Story of the York Liberal Jewish Community, so far

The Story of the York Liberal Jewish Community, so far

Watch our new film here to learn the history of our community and then read on… Ask most people about the Jews of York and they will tell you about the infamous massacre of the City’s medieval Jewish population at Clifford’s Tower in 1190.   A popular fiction

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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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