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Bournemouth Reform Synagogue

Bournemouth, Dorset

 

 

   
 


Page created: 24 February 2006
Latest revision or update: 18 September 2016

Congregation Data

Official Name:

Bournemouth Reform Synagogue

Former  Name:

Bournemouth New Synagogue

Address:

53 Christchurch Road, BH1 3PW (POB 8), Bournemouth

Current Status:

Active

Date Formed:

1947

Ritual:

Reform

Affiliation:

A constituent synagogue of the Movement for Reform Judaism (formerly the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain)

Breakaway Congregation:

In 2009, a group broke away from this congregation. Initially known as the Southern Reform (later Jewish) Community, it subsequently became the Wessex Liberal Jewish Community. (See Press Reports relating to the breakaway.)

Website:

http://www.bournemouthreform.org.uk

Ministers:

Rev. Charles Berg - 1948 to 1953

Rev. Stanley Solomons - 1953 to 1969

Rabbi Harold Vallins - 1970 to 1972

Rabbi David Soetendorp - 1972 to 2005

Rabbi Neil Amswych - 2005 to June 2014

Rabbi Maurice Michaels (part-time) - October 2014 to present (January 2016)

Marriage Certification:

Group for Certification: West London Synagogue;
Worship Number: 67515;
Registration District: Bournemouth

Membership Data:

1999 - 646 (Board of Deputies Return)

Cemetery
Information:

The Congregation generally uses Reform plots at Kinson Cemetery. For details see Bournemouth Jewish Cemetery Information on Bournemouth home page.


Bournemouth Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in Dorset

Jewish Communities of England home page

List of Reform Synagogue Congregations

 

 

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