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WELCOME TO SWESRS

The South West Essex and Settlement Reform Synagogue is an exciting and diverse
Reform Community based in Newbury Park, Essex. 

SWESRS

VISION STATEMENT

Spirituality

  • To be a spiritually rich synagogue which is the number one choice for individuals and families in SW Essex, East London and the surrounding areas, providing a range of religious, communal and educational facilities which are a beacon for Reform Judaism and recognised as a model for other communities to aspire to.

welcoming

  • To be a welcoming community, respecting differences but united by shared principles and aims, where everyone feels comfortable, valued and proud to be part of SWESRS

Relationships

  • To be seen in the wider Jewish and non-Jewish community as a respected ambassador for Reform Judaism, striving to support the principles of charity and social justice and working for positive inter-faith and multi-cultural relationships.

DIARY DATES

 The joint ECAMPS Tishah B’Av Service this year is to be held at Sukkat Shalom on Monday 31 July, starting at 8.00 pm – Evening Service, Text study and readings from the book of Lamentations – all welcome

Join Rabbi Lisa for the next Torah Lunch on Saturday 12th August, 12.30pm in the Community Centre.

SWESRS First Ever Chavurah@Home, Friday 1st September, 7pm please ensure that you contact the synagogue office to book your place as space will be limited.

A guided walk of Mile End & Stepney Green on Sunday 27 August 2017, 3pm. See memorials to social reformers & philanthropists, an ancient Jewish burial ground, Victorian Jewish dwellings, a former Jewish hospital and the last settlement synagogue building. £10 per person. All proceeds to SWESRS funds. Led by Eleanor Bloom, registered London tour guide

The Guild’s Early Evening Deli Supper Quiz will take place on Sunday 29 October, 5.30pm – £12 per ticket. Proceeds to SWESRS Refurbishment Fund & ‘Uniting Friends’ – for further information and/or to book places/tables, please contact us for more information.