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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Shavuot Lunch / Nshei Chayil – 9th June

Join us for lunch on the first day of Shavuot, 9th June, honouring this year’s N’shei Chayil. Presentations to the N’shei Chayil during the meal


Seudah Shleshit with R. Paysach Krohn – 1st June

There will be a communal Suedah Shelsihit on Shabbat 1st June with Rabbi Paysach Khron as guest speaker. Paysach J. Krohn is a rabbi, mohel, author, and lecturer on topics related to ethics and spiritual growth. He is the author of the bestselling “Maggid” series of books for ArtScroll, inspired by the stories of Rabbi Sholom Schwadron, who was known as the “Maggid of Jerusalem”. He also authored a seminal work on bris mila, also published by ArtScroll.


Shabbat Hagadol 13th April

Take the stress out of your Pesach preparations, and enjoy a communal lunch on Shabbat Hagadol


Adults £15.00

Under 18s £7.50

Non members £15.00


Purim – Wednesday 20th March

Communal dinner with circus skills workshop after megilah.

Enjoy a delicious meaty meal and have fun becoming a circus performer.

Tickets £5 per person




Rosh Chodesh Group For Ladies

Come and be inspired by uplifting speakers

Adar I Tuesday 12th February Gillian Assor To Save A Life: A critical encounter on a bridge Adar II Monday 11th March Louise White Growing through adversity: My journey with disability Nissan Tuesday 2nd April Dr Michelle Ferris Breast cancer: BYB – a journey for the whole community

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Commemorating Dayan Lopian ZTL – 2nd & 3rd February

This year marks the 5th yahrtzeit of the Dayan and we will be honouring his memory through 2 events

Special learning Shabbos. Be inspired with a choice of three shiurim after davening, 2nd February, שבת פרשת משפטים כ”ז שבט

Siyum Ha’shasin conjunction with Kollel Beis Aharon, Sunday 3rd February, כ”ט שבט






Tales From The Beis Din

A fascinating and insightful three part series giving a peek into the inner workings of a Beis Din and Kashrus Authority. Monday nights in January @ 8:30pm.

14th January Dayan Y Y Posen The challenging world of mediation 21st January Dayan Y Hool Navigating the complexities of Beis Din cases 28th January Rabbi Y M Guttentag The kashrus issues that arise in industrial catering

Tickets £5 per session or £10 for all three:

Shabbat UK – 1st & 2nd March

ShabbatUK is the largest mass participation event organised for the Jewish Community in the UK. The aim is to encourage Shabbat observance through empowering local communities to unify British Jewry on ShabbatUK – this year Parashat Vayakhel, 1 – 2 March 2019. Activities @ Yeshurun this year include the following :-

The Great Challah Bake – Thursday 28th February @ 8:15 Special Carlebach Friday night led by YAM Learning Shabbat Celebratory Kiddush


9th November – Kristallnacht 80th Anniversary

This year marks the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, or ‘Night of the Broken Glass’. On November 9-10, 1938, the Nazis destroyed hundreds of shuls and thousands of Jewish businesses.

Many shuls are leaving a light on overnight on Shabbat, November 9-10, 2018 to commemorate the tragedy. You may like to do so at home, too.

8th December – Chanukah Melave Malka

Two course Met Su Yan catered celebratory meal followed by entertainment from Avi Liberman.

8:30pm, 8th December