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We are a orthodox congregation in Central Edgware, UK, welcoming Jews of all orthodox observance levels.

Constituent of the Federation of Synagogues in the UK.

October 2015
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News Archives: October 2015

Wednesday Night Shiur at the Yeshurun – Contempory Halachic Issues

We are delighted to advise the kehilla that we are looking to launch our winter programme of weekly shiurim.  Those of you that attended the Shabbat UK dinner will be aware of an additional Wednesday night shiur on Contemporary Halachic issues such as Assisted fertility given by Rabbi Benjy Gordon from Aish


We ask you to please register your interest by emailing as soon as possible

Edgware Yeshurun Shabbat UK Events enjoyed by all

On Thursday 22 October 2015 – a large number of ladies headed up by Susie Holder took part in a Challa Bake at the Yeshurun


On Friday night 23 October 2015 – 160 people enjoyed a Yeshurun Family Kabbalos Shabbos Service -‘Carlebach Style’ led by Michael Klieman this was followed by dinner organised by Simone Greenbaum and Stacey Taylor for us all to enjoy; hosted by Rabbi and Rebbetzin Lewis with a great atpmosphere, lively singing and of course our special guest speakers – Adam Boxer one of the the founding members of YAM and this years Chosen Bereshis in YAM and Rabbi Benjy Gordon – Aish h both giving inspirational and thought provoking Divrei Torah. We intend to repeat and expand on this very successful event again.

A New Granddaughter for Rabbi and Rebbetzen Lewis

Mazeltov to Rabbi and Rebbetzen Lewis who were blessed with another granddaughter just after Shabbos. Born to Gitty and Moishe in Yerushalayim. Boruch Hashem mother and daughter are doing well along with a delighted Daddy.


Edgware Yeshurun Challa Bake – Thursday 22 October 2015‏

Yeshurun ,Edgware is involved with this years Challa Bake.

We are holding our own satellite Challa plaiting and baking  event

The  challas will be delivered to charity organisations on Erev Shabbos  23rd October.

It would be great if you could take part in this event. We will be  plaiting and baking  on Thursday night  22nd October.

Whatever time you can give will be great, be it half an hour or a few hours.

There is no cost for this event.

Please respond to Susie Holder ( asap, giving  approximate times of availability.

Happy Plaiting!


Cost £15 per person

Deadline for payment by cheques (payable to Edgware Yeshurun) Sunday 18 October 2015, by midday otherwise their places will go to others who are waiting.

Please drop payments to Simone Greenbaum or Stacey Taylor


Yeshurun Family Kabbalat Shabbat Service – full “Carlebach style”  Friday night service  which involves the Kehillah davening and singing together  with everyone –   including Ladies-  encouraged to attend-and start Shabbat UK with a great “ruach” in  our Shul


Simchas Torah for Ladies at the Yeshurun

Simchas Torah for Ladies at the Yeshurun   Ladies Tea ‘n’ Torah  This years theme is Women, Prayer and Mitzvos   Where: Yeshurun’s Leff Hall  When: Simchas Torah – Tuesday 6 October Time: 10.30am   Refreshments: Tea and fresh pastries    All Ladies and Girls welcome