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  • This week’s Parashah is Tetzaveh – Shabbat 16 February 2019 G‑d commands the Jews to use the purest of olive oils for the daily kindling of the Menorah. Moses is instructed to consecrate Aaron and his sons [Read more]
  • The City Council of Alicante commemorated on 4 February 2019 the ‘International Day in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust’, with an ceremony chaired by the mayor of Alicante, Luis Barcala, which involved [Read more]
  • On Saturday, 5 January 2019, Nathan Grant, the oldest member of our Comunidad, celebrated his 99th Birthday.  In the synagogue on Friday 4 January, Nathan was in attendance at our regular Friday night service and was [Read more]
  •   Our Synagogue celebrated the 6th night of Chanukah with a communal candle lighting, followed by Chanukah songs and then our Friday night service.  There was an excellent attendance for this special event which [Read more]
  • On October 2nd 2018 the history of Jewish Lorca was memorialised by a Simchat Torah service organised by Alan and Jackie Harris of the Southern Costa Blanca Jewish Community, taking place at the Lorca Synagogue, Murcia, [Read more]
  • We now have our own Facebook Page which is fully operational and to which regular posts are made by accepted members.  However, please feel free to visit us.  Just search Facebook for Benidorm Synagogue. [Read more]
  • The following article was taken from the website of the Judah Hyam Synagogue in New Delhi, India and the synagogue have kindly given us permission to reproduce this on our website . There is also a link to their website [Read more]

Future events

  • High Holy Days 2019 Wednesday 20 March            Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April               [Read more]
  • The Synagogue will be holding its monthly Friday night Kiddush Table on the first Friday of each month commencing after the service which will start at 7.00pm and we would [Read more]

Recent events

  • The City Council of Alicante commemorated on 4 February 2019 the ‘International Day in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust’, with an ceremony chaired by the [Read more]
  • On Tuesday 8 January 2019, 15 members of the Comunidad were in attendance to witness a wonderful demonstration of bagel making by Leslie and Helena.  This was a super event [Read more]
  •   Our Synagogue celebrated the 6th night of Chanukah with a communal candle lighting, followed by Chanukah songs and then our Friday night service.  There was an [Read more]
  • On Wednesday November 14, 2018, the Adda Sinfonica, Alicante, featured the Israeli Kibbutz Orchestra. The program included music of Grieg, Lindberg, Leopold Mozart and [Read more]
  • Our Synagogue held its annual Daniel Pearl evening on Friday 26 October, in celebration of the life of a very talented journalist and musician who was kidnapped and murdered [Read more]
  • On October 2nd 2018 the history of Jewish Lorca was memorialised by a Simchat Torah service organised by Alan and Jackie Harris of the Southern Costa Blanca Jewish Community, [Read more]

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Synagogue Information

  • High Holy Days 2019 Wednesday 20 March            Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April               [Read more]
  • Name(required) Email(required) Website Message Members enjoy a reduction in admission fees for all social events Entrance to all Social and Cultural events are at reduced [Read more]
  • Our Synagogue held its annual Daniel Pearl evening on Friday 26 October, in celebration of the life of a very talented journalist and musician who was kidnapped and murdered [Read more]
  • Friday Night Services. Regular Friday Night services are held in our Synagogue, in Benidorm, at 7.00pm. Further information about services and directions may be obtained by [Read more]
  • Our Synagogue services commence at 7.00pm and we look forward to welcoming everyone to join us for our Shabbat service.  Please note that the start time for our services [Read more]
  • Communities If you find yourself in Cornwall do visit The Cornwall Jewish Community see their website   kehillatkernow.com The Wessex Liberal Jewish Community extends a [Read more]
  • The Synagogue Annual General Meeting took place on Sunday 20 May 2018 and a good number of members were in attendance.  The current Board members were re-elected by those [Read more]
  • The question that we are asked, more than any other, is why do you keep going back to Javea? Why don’t you go anywhere else? To Hilary and I, the answer is quite simple [Read more]
  • The Comunidad Israelita de Alicante is a Jewish Community serving the Costa Blanca area of Spain. Our members range from as far away as Gandia in the North, Torrevieja  and [Read more]
  • We now have our own Facebook Page which is fully operational and to which regular posts are made by accepted members.  However, please feel free to visit us.  Just search [Read more]
  • After many years of outstanding service to our Community, Harvey Bourne, our President, has decided to stand down. It is with great regret that the Board of Management have [Read more]
  • The Comunidad Israelita de Alicante was founded in the year 1972 in the city of Alicante. At that time, the Community did not have its own synagogue and it was only possible [Read more]

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We are always happy to welcome visitors to our synagogue, but please contact us prior to your visit. You should carry with you a form of ID and, wherever possible, a letter of introduction from your own synagogue. We regret that for security reasons, failure to comply with these rules may result in your being refused admission to the synagogue.

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