Progressive Judaism is ‘transforming the Jewish world’

Jewish Telegraph interview with Rabbi Josh Levy

The values, ideals and leaders of Progressive Judaism have been praised by the Jewish press. After a headline in the Jewish News last week proclaiming that ‘Progressive Judaism welcomes everyone’, this week’s Jewish Telegraph hails Rabbi Josh Levy as the ‘Rabbi helping to transform the Jewish world in the UK’. … Read More

Welcoming the new Bishop of Lincoln

Richard Dale and Bishop of Lincoln

The President of Lincolnshire Jewish Community, Richard Dale, represented non-Christian faiths at the Enthronement of the new Bishop of Lincoln, presenting him with an inscribed leather-bound copy of Siddur Lev Chadash (pictured above). Rt Revd Stephen Conway became the 73rd person to hold the role in a joyful and celebratory … Read More

Sign up for Reform Judaism’s conference weekend

Members of Liberal Judaism are invited to attend the Movement for Reform Judaism’s Biennial Weekend… Shirei meets Chagigah 2024.  An all singing, all learning weekend away with Progressive rabbis, cantors, leaders and members from across the country… it is a chance to celebrate our new union, find out more about … Read More

Community forums in Manchester, Leeds and East London

As the Movement for Reform Judaism and Liberal Judaism unite into one Progressive Judaism for the UK, we are holding Community Forums with all 80+ of our Progressive congregations.  These are a chance for members to meet with Progressive Judaism Co-Leads Rabbi Charley Baginsky and Rabbi Josh Levy, find out … Read More

Historic Chanukah lightings show growth of Progressive Judaism

This Chanukah was a significant one in the growth and development of Progressive Judaism in the UK. Leaders from our movements were guests and lit candles at a number of major civic celebrations, including in a historic first at the Houses of Parliament in Westminster. Progressive Judaism Co-Leads Rabbis Josh … Read More

Elstree and Shoham: Sharing the light during dark days

The Chanukah candles did their job and the smiles on the children’s faces did the rest as The Liberal Synagogue Elstree (TLSE) shared their celebration with the V’ahaveta Shoham Reform Synagogue in Israel.   After Elstree and Boreham Wood Town Council officially twinned with Shoham earlier this year, the two … Read More

A new Progressive collaboration launched in North Herts

More than 50 Progressive Jews living in North Hertfordshire came together to celebrate Chanukah at an intergenerational party full of food, song, craft and the lighting of multiple chanukiot  The event marked the launch of a new entity – North Herts Progressive Jewish Community.   This collaboration, supported by Stevenage … Read More

Progressive Judaism growing in Bromley and beyond

Bromley Reform Synagogue – a congregation spread across South East London – used this year’s Chanukah celebrations to further build its community and growing reputation. After the recent census found that the area is seeing one of the biggest growths of Jewish population in Lewisham, Greenwich and Southwark, the Movement … Read More