Shavuot Service 31 May 2017
Shavuot, celebrated this year May 31 - 1 June 2017, marks the anniversary of the day when we received the Torah at Mount Sinai. It is the second of the three major festivals (Passover being the first, and Sukkot the third), occurring exactly fifty days after the second day of Passover.
This is a biblical holiday complete with special prayers, holiday candle lighting and kiddush.
After the service, traditional Cheesecake.
Service Starts at 12:00 am.
Everyone is welcome
- Yom Yerushalayim occurs on Wednesday, 24 May 2017
- Rosh Chodesh Sivan occurs on Friday, 26 May 2017
- Candle lighting: 8:53pm on Friday, 26 May 2017
- Havdalah (50 min): 10:02pm on Saturday, 27 May 2017
Next Shabbat Service at 11:00am, 27 May 2017
As Bristol Jewish Congregation we are independent autonomous Synagogue .
We believe Judaism should be authentic, honest and open-minded. If you just moved to Bristol or have never been involved in synagogue and have any Jewish connection
you are welcome too.
Whether you're looking for a place to pray and learn, the opportunity to give or volunteer, or just a supportive group of friends, you'll find a warm welcome at Bristol Jewish Congregation Synagogue at "the River".
If you are involved in teaching or lecturing about different faiths and believes and you would like more information about Judaism as a faith and a way of life or would like to arrange visit to your school or organisation,
call on 075 5116 7195 or email to arrange meeting or visit.
Every Wednesday, from 11:30AM to 2:30PM the Synagogue will be open to all those who would like to come ask questions or just see around.