Sinai (Reform) Synagogue

Leeds, West Yorkshire



Page created: 19 September 2005
Latest revision or update: 11 March 2015

Congregation Data


Sinai Synagogue

Congregation's Logo:

Current Address:

Roman Avenue, Street Lane, Leeds LS8 2AN
(Purpose-built for the Synagogue.)

Former Addresses:

21 Leopold Street, Leeds 7, from about 1951 to 1960 (purchased from the defunct Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue for 700).

Prior thereto, services held in Newton Park Union Church Schoolroom, Chapeltown Town Road, and before that in Friends' Meeting House in Street Lane.

Current Status:


Date Founded:

January 1944




A constituent of the Movement for Reform Judaism (formerly known as the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain), with which it has been associated since 1944.

Marriage Certification:

Group for Certification: West London Synagogue



Membership Data:

2006 - 250 members including children (source)

2014 - 587 members including children (source)


Search the Records of the
Sinai Synagogue Cemetery

Records of approximately 350 burials (including photographs of headstones)  in the Sinai Synagogue's section of the Harehills Cemetery, Leeds, from the early 1950's to June 2014.


Other Congregation Information

  • Bibliography:

  • Cemetery Information:

    • The Congregation's uses a section, acquired in the early 1960's, of the Harehill's Cemetery, which is managed by Leeds City Council.

    • See above to search burial records at the Cemetery.

Leeds Jewish Community home page

Other Jewish Congregations in West Yorkshire

Jewish Communities of England home page

List of Reform Synagogue Congregations

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