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Irn-Ju

Glasgow, Scotland

 

 

   

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Congregation Data

Name:

Irn-Ju

Address:

The congregation meets in members' homes in and around Govanhill, Glasgow.(i)

However, in December 2019, the congregation began a compaign to enable it to use the building of the former Langside Synagogue, which had been lying vacant since 2014.(i)

Current Status:

Active

Date Founded:

By at least March 2017.(iv)

Ritual:

The congregation is a Jewish collective, with many LGBTQ members, that represents multiple Liberal denominations and describes its members as "Diasporist Anarchist Jews".(v)

Affiliation:

None.

Ministers:

None listed

Charitable Status:

No information found of registered charity status.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) BBC article "The Jewish anarchists fighting to save Langside synagogue" dated 20 December 2019.

  • (ii) and (iii) Reserved.

  • (iv) Based upon the earliest Twitter by the congregation being in March 2017.

  • (v) Congregation's Twitter account and the BBC article referred to above.

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