An evening remembering those who fought to defend Israel and have died in terror attacks, followed by celebrating Israel’s 71st birthday!
Dear Members and Friends,
I am pleased to announce the selection committee for appointing the new Rabbi met and voted unanimously to recommend Rabbi Geoffrey Hyman for the position of the Rabbi of SWHC. The recommendation was put in front of the Board of Management and the recommendation was agreed unanimously.
Rabbi Hyman will be appointed Read More
It was heartening to see such a large turnout for the Yom HaShoah remembrance this year. Candles were lit and also people took home a candle to light for those who have no one to remember them, part of the Maccabi GB Yellow Candle initiative.
We heard the personal story Read More
Book now for the annual Community Lag B’Omer Barbeque. Details on the poster below.
We are remembering the 6 million, those that fell creating and protecting the State of Israel and celebrating 71 years of Medinat Yisrael! Please see the posters below for more information on the events.
Book now for the oppotunity to share a very special Seder with Rabbi Geoffrey Hyman and your community.
Geoffrey Pepper and Stephen Salt would like to thank all those who have donated to the Emunah “Condiment Walk.” So far we have raised over £4500! If you have pledged or would still like to make a donation, visit www.justgiving.com/fundraising/pepper4emunah or by cheque payable to British Emunah Fund, and leave in the Shul Office.
Concert series at SWHC is excited to present this young and dynamic 6-piece Klezmer and Eastern European band. Tickets are on sale now, please see flyer below for more details.
Southend & Westcliff Hebrew Congregation have position available for a full time Rabbi & Rebbetzin for our community by the sea.
We are looking for a Rabbi who will lead our community forward but also bring their own ideas and enthusiasm and will demonstrate qualities of religious leadership.
Services are held every morning & evening and leining Read More