Join our community Friday night dinners for students

Friday night dinner

Liberal Judaism communities all over the UK will be hosting Friday night dinners on Friday 10 March especially for university students. All students are welcome, whether Liberal Jews or not, to take part in this special evening. Liberal Judaism’s Student Chaplain, Rabbi Leah Jordan, said: “Calling everyone at university! As … Read More

WUPJ Connections: Join Progressive Jews around the world

WUPJ Connections

Progressive Jews from all around the world, including Liberal Judaism CEO Rabbi Charley Baginsky, will be taking part in Connections 2023 – the flagship conference of the World Union for Progressive Judaism (WUPJ). The first in-person WUPJ event for six years, Connections will engage with the important issues affecting our communities … Read More

Rabbi Leah Jordan is new Liberal Judaism Student Chaplain

Rabbi Leah Jordan

Rabbi Leah Jordan has been appointed as Liberal Judaism’s new Student Chaplain. Leah will support university students and young adults all around the UK. She is available to ALL Jewish students on campus, of all backgrounds. She will head up Liberal Jewish Students, which offers a range of activities to … Read More

Your donations are already making a difference

LJ 120 - 30 Bursaries

By Rabbi Charley Baginsky CEO, Liberal Judaism We are just one month on from the biggest fundraiser in Liberal Judaism’s history and there are two things that your donations have made possible: 30 young people are off to LJY-Netzer Machaneh Kadimah summer camp and/or to leadership training camp in the … Read More

High Holy Days 5783 Ticket Scheme for students and young adults

High Holy Days Ticket Scheme

Liberal Judaism has once again teamed up with the Movement for Reform Judaism to ensure that all students and young adults can attend Progressive High Holy Days services this year. The High Holy Days 5783 Ticket Scheme enables students and young adults to attend services for free at the Liberal … Read More

[Blog] Become an LJ Ambassador and help our youth

Becca Fetterman and family

By Becca Fetterman I am writing today not as Director of Youth, but as a proud parent of two LJY-Netzerniks (pictured above with me and my husband Andrew). LJY-Netzer has given so many of our children a community where they feel they belong and an open place to explore their … Read More

LJY-Netzer Machaneh Kadimah: 15 – 28 August 2022

LJY-Netzer Kadimah Promo Colour

Machaneh Kadimah summer camp is LJY-Netzer’s biggest event of the year, and is certainly not something to miss out on! You can book your place HERE. Kadimah brings together Liberal Jews from all over the world for an incredible jam-packed camp with fun, singing, and bonding. Over two weeks, participants … Read More

Add a beetroot to your Seder plate for Ukraine

Beetroot on the Seder plate

The World Union for Progressive Judaism, of which Liberal Judaism is a member, is urging Progressive Jews around the globe to add a beetroot to their Seder plate this Passover to show solidarity with the people of Ukraine. Ukraine’s most famous national food is borscht, for which the main ingredient … Read More

Launching LJY-Netzer’s Machaneh Shamayim spring camp

Machaneh Shamayim spring camp

Liberal Judaism and LJY-Netzer are pleased to announce that in 2022 we are launching Machaneh Shamayim… an amazing new spring camp for those aged 8-15! There is no better way to enjoy your school holiday than on Machaneh Shamayim. It will be five days and four nights of non-stop fun … Read More

Finchley and Nottingham KT students join up

Finchley and Nottingham Kabbalat Torah children

The Kabbalat Torah class from Finchley Progressive Synagogue (FPS) were recently welcomed by Nottingham Liberal Synagogue for a weekend stay. Their trip included a visit to Beth Shalom – the National Holocaust Centre and Museum – during which they heard powerful survivor testimony. There was also lots of eduction, activities … Read More