Joyful Adult Bat Mitzvah Ceremony at Sim Shalom

‍‍February 17, 2014 - 17 Adar I 5774

On January 11, 2014, our congregation had a joyful and moving ceremony once again, when Isabelle Menczer, 21, became a Bat Mitzvah. Isabelle has been an active member of our community for three years now, a teacher of the Talmud Torah, and head of the youth group. You can read a lot more about her connection to […]

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High Holidays 2013/5774

‍‍August 6, 2013 - 30 Av 5773

Celebrate the High Holidays with us at the Sim Shalom Progressive Community. Please read the schedule below and on our Programs page and feel free to join us! EREV ROSH HASHANAH (EVE) Wednesday, September 4 at 18:00 Service with Torah Reading and sounding of the shofar, followed by buffet dinner with traditional dishes. Venue: Best Western […]

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LGBTQ-Friendly Shabbat Shacharit Service on 6 July

‍‍July 4, 2013 - 26 Tamuz 5773

At the Budapest Pride 2012, we witnessed a historic event when three egalitarian Jewish communities jointly held a Shabbat Shacharit service to declare support for the LGBTQ community. The event attracted so much attention and interest that the organizers decided to repeat it this year. Venue: Bálint Közösségi Ház/Jewish Community Centre (Budapest, District 6, Révay […]

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