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Alei Tzion Synagogue

Hendon

London NW4

 

 

   

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Interior, Alei Tzion
© David Shulman 2018

LSJS
London School of Jewish Studies, current home of Alei Tzion
© David Shulman 2018

 


Congregation Data

Name:

Alei Tzion Synagogue

Address:

LSJS Schaller House, 44a Albert Road, Hendon, London NW4 2SJ

The congregation is on the campus of the London School of Jewish Studies (formerly Jews' College)

Current Status:

Active

Date Formed:

2005(i)

Ritual:

Ashkenazi Orthodox

Affiliation:

A constituent synagogue of the United Synagogue since July 2008.(ii)

Website:

http://www.aleitzion.co.uk

Rabbis & Rabbinical Team:

Rabbi Aviad Tabory - 2005 to 2007(iii)

Rabbi Binyamin Tabory - 2007 to 2008(iv)

Rabbi Avi Scharf (& Rebbetzen Devorah Scharf) - 2008 to July 2009(v)

Rabbi Daniel Roselaar (& Rebbetzen Na'amah Roselaar) - 2010 to present (December 2018)(vi)

Membership Data(vii):

2010 - listed as having under 50 members (by household)

2016 - listed as having 100 to 199 members (by household)

Charitable Status:

As a constituent of the United Synagogue, the congregation operates within that organisation's registered charity status (registered charity no. 242552).

Local Government District:

Hendon, a residential suburb in Northwest London, has a substantial Jewish minority, is in the London Borough of Barnet (formed 1965).

Bibliography -  Barnet

Registration District (BMD):

Barnet (since formation of Congregation) - Link to Register Office website

Cemetery
Information:

For United Synagogue cemeteries, see Cemeteries of the United Synagogue.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) United Synagogue report, 9 July 2015 "Alei Tzion Celebrate 10th Anniversary". 

  • (ii) However, the first listing (under United Synagogue) was in Jewish Year Book 2011.

  • (iii) Rabbi Aviad Tabory's profile on Maggid website. He was the founding rabbi of the congregation.

  • (iv) Something Jewish article. Rabbi Benyamin Tavory followed his son Rabbi Aviad Tabory as rabbi of the congregation.

  • (v) Jewish Chronicle report 17 July 2009 "Hendon rabbi loses job". Rabbi Scharf returned to Israel, following a funding cut to reduce his position to part-time.

  • (vi) Profile and Jewish Chronicle report, 25 March 2010 "Belmont rabbi moves to smaller Hendon synagogue" and congregation's website, last accessed 27 December 2018. Rabbi Roselaar, BA previously served as minister of Watford & District Synagogue and Belmont Synagogue (about 1997-2010.)

  • (vii) Reports on "Synagogue Membership in the United Kingdom in 2010" and "...in 2016", published by BOD and JPR. Link to reports.


List of United Synagogue Congregations

Jewish Congregations in Hendon (London Borough of Barnet)

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

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Latest revision or update: 27 December 2018


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