Please do contact us now if you would like tickets for our High Holy Day services.  Tickets are free to members and friends, as well as students and members of other progressive synagogues throughout the UK.  Others can purchase tickets for £50 each or can join the community now to benefit from a free ticket.

Rabbi Rachel Benjamin

Our services are as follows:

Sunday 29th September 6-7.30pm, Erev Rosh Hashannah, Our annual New Year Seder at Clement’s Hall led by Rabbi Rachel Benjamin

Monday 30th September 11am, Rosh Hashannah, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, led by Rabbi Rachel Benjamin

Friday 4th October, 6.30pm, , Shabbat Erev Service, Busk Coffee Shop on Sandringham St, YO10 4BA, Community-led – arrive from 6pm for a coffee, a cake and a chat, led by community members Sam Borin and Ruth Morris

Tuesday 8th October, 7pm, Kol Nidre, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, led by Rabbi Rachel Benjamin

Wednesday 9th October 11am-7pm, Yom Kippur, Friargate Quaker Meeting House, led by Rabbi Rachel Benjamin.  Services throughout the day approximately as follows:

11am          Creative morning service

12.30pm   Study session

2pm          Choice of riverside walk with Rabbi Benjamin or Additional Service led by community members in the meeting house 

4pm          Family Service including reading of Jonah

5.15pm     Yizkor (Memorial Service) – names for inclusion in this service to chair@jewsinyork.org.uk by 5th October please.  

6pm         Concluding Service

7pm         Break fast

A break-out room for children ,staffed by DBS checked volunteers, will be available during Yizkor and the Concluding service, where some children’s activities will be provided.  Parents remain responsible for their own children during use.’