Service for the Tree of Life Synagogue Community in Pittsburgh

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Last night ELELS hosted a special service of prayers and reflections following the horrific events at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Members of our congregation were joined by members of other local Jewish congregations and also from the local Muslim community. The service was led by Rabbi Richard Jacobi with contributions from Rabbi […]

2018 Annual General Meeting

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Our first ever Annual General Meeting took place on Thursday 7th June at Marlborough Road with, on a rough count of heads, over 60 members in attendance. The main purpose of the AGM being to: Approve the final accounts for the year ending 31st December 2017 Take various reports from Council Officers and Committees or […]

ELELS Celebrates Mitzvah Day 2017

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East London & Essex Liberal Synagogue celebrated Mitzvah Day with a number of activities. On Saturday morning, our Cheder classes held a bake sale where lovely fresh home baked (and mainly chocolate) cakes were on sale. This raised over £50 and the money will be donated to Haven House Hospice, the local children’s hospice being […]