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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Regular Programs in the Synagogue

‍‍October 28, 2013 - 24 Heshwan 5774

Friday Kabbalat Shabbat service followed by Kiddush and a vegetarian pot-luck dinner (every week, starting at 6 pm in the fall and winter and at 7 pm in spring and summer) Saturday Sacharit service with Torah reading and Torah shiur followed by Kiddush (every second week from 10.30 am) Torah Circle (biweekly from 10.30 am) […]

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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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