Nefesh Hatorah

Edgware, Middx.





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Congregation Data


Nefesh Hatorah


82 Mowbray Parade, Edgware, Middx. HA8 8TE

Current Status:


Date Formed:



Ashkenazi Orthodox


None known


http://www.nefeshhatorah.org.uk/ - not currently operating (as of November 2018)


Rabbi Ilan Halberstadt - from 2015 until 2018(ii)

Rabbi Reuven Stepsky - from 2018 until present (November 2018)(iii)

Charitable Status::

The congregation, under the name Nefesh Hatorah, is a registered charity (no.1162153) registered on 11 June 2015. The governing document is a CIO - Foundation.(iv)

Local Government District:

Edgware, a residential suburb in Northwest London, has a substantial Jewish minority. Most of Edgware (including the locality in which the synagogue is situated) is in the London Borough of Barnet (formed in 1965).

Bibliography -  Barnet

Registration District (BMD):

Barnet - Register Office website

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Based on date of registration with with Charity Commission - see below.

  • (ii) Listed as rabbi of congregation on https://www.uniquelyedgware.uk/shuls website, initially accessed 19 May 2015 and when subsequently accessed 21 August 2018. No longer listed when accessed 4 November 2018.

  • (iii) Listed as rabbi of the congregation on https://www.uniquelyedgware.uk/shuls website, when accessed 4 November and most recently on 28 December 2018.

  • (iv) Charities Commissioners website (in beta trial stage) and Open Charities website (no longer active), both accessed 18 March 2018.

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Jewish Congregations in Edgware (London Borough of Barnet)

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Page created: 19 May 2015
Latest revision or update: 28 December 2018

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