News from Yeshurun

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.

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Pesach 2020 COVID 19 Guidance

Please click on the link below on guidelines for COVID 19 during Pesach.

Guidance for the Community re COVID for Pesach 5780

Pesach 2020 Chametz Shiur

Source sheet for 2nd April Chametz Shiur click on link below to open the Source Sheet.

chametz – 2020

Purim 2020

In order to make the Purim event as inclusive as possible for the entire community, there is no charge. However, to ensure we can continue to run these kinds of fantastic events, your voluntary donation would be appreciated. Choose your amount from the options below.

For catering purposes please complete form below advising how many attending and number of vegetarian meals. Closing date to book is the 2nd March.

Thank you and Purim Same’ach!

If you would like to a make a voluntary donation chose one of the options below.Suggested donation for Yeshurun and YAM members £5 per person and non-members £10 per person. £5.00 £10.00 £18.00

 

Melave Malka – 22nd February 2020

Honouring this year’s N’Shei Chayil Susie Holder and Juliette Tash.

Delicious three course Met Su Yan catered meal with entertainment from incredible acapella group AhMen

Booking is now closed for the Melava Malka – please email yeshurunevents@federation.org.uk for more information.”

 

 

Friday 15th November 2019 Communal Dinner

Bookings now closed for this event

Guest Speaker Rabbi Malcolm Herman

Rabbi Herman’s introduction to Seed in 2001 heralded a new era for the organisation. Malcolm, who holds a law degree from the LSE had previously spent five years as the Community Director of the Whitefield Synagogue in Manchester. After joining Seed as Director of Programmes, Rabbi Herman was the catalyst for the expansion of the organisation in London and Manchester. A much loved lecturer, known for his creativity and down-to-earth approach, Rabbi Herman now fills the role of Associate National Director.

Mincha @ 15:56 followed by Kabalat Shabbat & Ma’ariv Kiddush @ 17:10

Timetable – Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Succot

The full timetable for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur & Succot can be downloaded here

Jewish Oxford – Chol Hamoed Succot

Starting at Oxford Castle and visiting the site of the medieval Jewish Quarter and the site of the Medieval Jewish Cemetery, the Readmission, the beginnings of the modern community, Einstein and the Refugee Scholars of the 1930s.

Date: Wednesday 16th October Time: 10:30am prompt, departing Oxford 4pm Place: Meet at shul Cost: £30 per person

Arba Minim for Sale

As usual arba minim are available for sale at Yeshurun. sale times are listed below

Thursday 9:00 to 23:30 Friday 8:45 to 14:00 Motzei shabbat 20:30 to 24:00 Sunday 8:00 to 14:00

For further details please contact moishlewis@yahoo.com or 07955 393266

Tisha B’Av Programme

Shacharit with explanatory Kinnot starts at 9:30 am and will last to around 12:30 pm. First Mincha is at 1:34 pm. Second Mincha followed by Maariv is at 7:30 pm. The Fast ends at 9:18 pm

This year on Tisha B’Av Yeshurun will be showing the gripping  and true court room drama “ Denial “ about the libel case brought by the notorious Holocaust denier David Irvine against the Jewish writer Deborah Lipstadt in an attempt by him to try and prove that the Holocaust did not happen The film features tremendous performances from Tom Wilkinson, Rachel Weisz and Timothy Spall     The film will be shown at 5:15 pm on Sunday 11/8 in the Leff Hall and with a running time of 105 minutes we plan to finish before the start of the 2nd Mincha at 7:30 pm.

Highly recommended – Free entrance 

Ladies Pirkei Avot Siyum – 20th July

Be a part of the ladies Pirkei Avot learning program. Sign up here. Siyum will be held @ 8pm on Shabbat 20th July at an Edgware venue. To attend email tovah835@gmail.com, tickets £5 payable below.