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  • THE ISRAELI KIBBUTZ ORCHESTRA

    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]
  • AGM 2019

    The Synagogue Annual General Meeting took place on Sunday 26 May 2019 and was attended by a good number of the members of the Comunidad.  The President, Helena Divoyra Lobel [Read more]
  • Synagogue Services

    Friday Night Services. Regular Friday Night services are held in our Synagogue, in Benidorm, at 7.00pm.  Please note that the Synagogue will close for the summer from [Read more]
  • Facebook Page

    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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Coronavirus/Covid-19 Update

In view of the current situation regarding Coronavirus/Covid-19 and following advice from the Generalitat de Valencia and the order from the Government, we have to close the [Read more]

News

  • This week’s Parashah is Vayikra – Shabbat 28 March 2020 G‑d calls out to Moses from the Tabernacle and teaches him the laws of the elective burnt offering, the Olah sacrifice. This section discusses the [Read more]
  • Yesterday, 28 January 2020, our Synagogue was visited by approximately 40 schoolchildren accompanied by their teachers.  They had been invited by our President to come to visit the Synagogue and to learn something [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, with [Read more]
  • Last Friday evening, almost 40 members and visitors were entertained with an evening of Klezmer music by a very talented 12 year old Russina girl called Eva Andrinova.  She played both keyboard and violin and gave us a [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]
  • 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]

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]
  • High Holy Days 2019 Thursday 21 March                Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April             [Read more]

Recent events

  • Yesterday, 28 January 2020, our Synagogue was visited by approximately 40 schoolchildren accompanied by their teachers.  They had been invited by our President to come to [Read more]
  •   75 YEARS.  It is 75 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birchenau concentration camp and we will never forget. The 27th January commemorates the day when the [Read more]
  •   Our recent Shul Luncheon was held on 22 January and it was a great success.  The Luncheon was held at Altea Golf Club and after an excellent meal, we were treated to [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]
  • The Synagogue Annual General Meeting took place on Sunday 26 May 2019 and was attended by a good number of the members of the Comunidad.  The President, Helena Divoyra Lobel [Read more]
  • The Comunidad held its annual Seder on Friday 19 April which was attended by over 40 people. It was a lovely Seder in which most of the attendees participated.  We had a [Read more]

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Synagogue Information

  • In view of the current situation regarding Coronavirus/Covid-19 and following advice from the Generalitat de Valencia and the order from the Government, we have to close the [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]
  • Friday Night Services. Regular Friday Night services are held in our Synagogue, in Benidorm, at 7.00pm.  Please note that the Synagogue will close for the summer from [Read more]
  • The Synagogue Annual General Meeting took place on Sunday 26 May 2019 and was attended by a good number of the members of the Comunidad.  The President, Helena Divoyra Lobel [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]
  • High Holy Days 2019 Thursday 21 March                Purim Friday 19 April                       1st Seder Night Pesach Saturday 27 April             [Read more]
  • Name(required) Email(required) Website Message Submit Members enjoy a reduction in admission fees for all social events Entrance to all Social and Cultural events are at [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]
  • 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]
  • 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]

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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