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  • Future Events

    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]
  • Synagogue Services

    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

    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]
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Spain’s Jewish “Ghost Towns”

RIBADAVIA, Spain (JTA) – Overlooking the confluence of two rivers near the Spanish-Portuguese border, this small and picturesque town has more Jewish institutions than some [Read more]

News

  • This week’s Parshah is Lech Lecha G‑d commanded Abram to leave his father’s house and homeland, and travel to the land that He will show him. As reward for doing so, G‑d promised to make Abram the [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]
  • Our Annual Communal Seder was held this year at Fandangos Restaurant in Albir and was a great success with over 60 people in attendance.  Please see below some of the photographs taken during the evening. OLYMPUS [Read more]
  • We held our annual Purim party to celebrate this happy time and we have attached a few photographs of the event to show the great time that was had by [Read more]
  • RIBADAVIA, Spain (JTA) – Overlooking the confluence of two rivers near the Spanish-Portuguese border, this small and picturesque town has more Jewish institutions than some European capitals. In the historic Jewish [Read more]

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Recent events

  • 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]
  • 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]
  • Our Annual Communal Seder was held this year at Fandangos Restaurant in Albir and was a great success with over 60 people in attendance.  Please see below some of the [Read more]
  • We held our annual Purim party to celebrate this happy time and we have attached a few photographs of the event to show the great time that was had by [Read more]
  • Several pupils from a school in Calpe came to visit our Synagogue earlier this month as part of their learning about other religions.  They were shown around the Synagogue [Read more]
  • Our President, Helena Divoyra Lobel, was presented with a Certificate by Eli Cohen, Director General of WIzo Worldwide “For her tireless endeavours to preserve and [Read more]

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Synagogue Information

  • 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]
  • 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]
  • 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]
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    High Holy Days 2018 Wednesday 1 March             Purim Friday 30 March                    1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 7 April                   [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]

Important Security Notice

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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