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Saturday 18th November: Next York Shabbat Morning Service with the Lord Mayor

Saturday 18th November: Next York Shabbat Morning Service with the Lord Mayor

Our next Shabbat morning service in York will be held on Saturday 18th November and will led by our Student Rabbi for 5778, Gabriel Webber. This is our annual interfaith service, as part of York’s Interfaith Week, which is an opportunity to help our friends and neighbours […]

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Sunday 19th November: Mitzvah Day food collection

Sunday 19th November: Mitzvah Day food collection

We urgently need volunteers to help with our annual food collection for Mitzvah Day on Sunday 19th November. We will be back at Sainsbury’s on Foss Islands, site of the one time York Jewish cemetery, from 11-5pm collecting food and groceries for York Foodbank and Carecent.    Mitzvah Day […]

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Friday 8th December: Shabbat Evening Service, 6.30pm at Jacob’s Well

Friday 8th December: Shabbat Evening Service, 6.30pm at Jacob’s Well

We are hold short evening services on the second Friday of each month, to complement our Shabbat morning services. The next service will be at 6.30pm on Friday 8th December at Jacob’s Well on Trinity Ln, Micklegate, York YO1 6EL http://www.jacobswellyork.org.uk. These services generally last no more […]

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Thursday 14th December: Judaism 101, Are we what we eat?

Thursday 14th December: Judaism 101, Are we what we eat?

Ask most people to relate one fact about Jews, and you’re very likely to get an answer including the word ‘pork’. But the concept of kosher eating is far more complex than that; this session will explore what it means in general, and what it could mean […]

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Sukkot Photos

Sukkot Photos

This weekend the York Liberal Jewish Community hosted its second Sukkot (harvest festival) service at the Friargate Meeting House.  Led by new student Rabbi Gabriel Webber, over 40 members of the community helped to construct the traditional ‘booth’ or ‘sukkah’ out of leaves and vegetation.   The frame for the sukkah […]

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High Holy Day Appeal

Since we were founded York Liberal Jewish Community has collected over £3000 for charity in our three high holy day appeals.  We very much hope our members and friends will continue to support us just as generous in 2017. The three charities we are supporting this year […]

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York Children at Summer Camp

Three York children – Madeleine and Phoebe Gillis and Esther Van den Bos – and York Cheder (religion school) teacher, Lauren Keiles, have just returned from Kadimah, LJY-Netzer’s Summer Camp for the children of members of Liberal Jewish community around the country. York Liberal Jewish Community were […]

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Dena, Sinan, Yara and Liza Update

We are delighted to confirm that as of Wednesday 8th February Sinan, Dena and their family have been granted leave to remain in the UK. This is wonderful news. Anyone in our community who comes to services even irregularly will know Sinan and Dena – our members from Iraq – Yara […]

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Become a member/friend of York Liberal Jewish Community today!

Become a member/friend of York Liberal Jewish Community today!

You can now join York Liberal Jewish Community today!  Download our Membership application Final 2017 and return it today to our membership secretary here Our membership rates are amongst the cheapest in the country: Keystone contributor: £250 per annum (includes full membership) Full Members: £120 per annum Associate Members […]

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