Welcome to Sukkat Shalom, the Edinburgh Liberal Jewish Community


Our aim: to provide services and activities which embody our values, strengthen our Liberal Jewish identity and cater for the wide diversity of our members’ faith, practice and support needs.


Our services: Shabbat Evening Services, Shabbat Morning Services & Havdalah are all now online via Zoom.


Update - Some Services are being held physically and/or


in a hybrid form using Zoom.


Please check your weekly emails for details.


We welcome visitors to any services, but please get in touch to get access details. We use the Liberal Judaism service book, Siddur Lev Chadash. The text will be shared online.


Full details of all Sukkat Shalom events and services with times and venues (we don't have our own shul) can be found by following this link to our diary page.


To contact us: go to our contact page or phone 0131 777 8024 



*  *  *  *  January 2022 / Shevat 5782 *  *  *  






TWO Friday Services this week - 


Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Friday 7.00 p.m. / 19.00 hrs)


Via Zoom 


Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Friday 6.00 p.m. / 18.00 hrs)


This week it is an in-person Service - see this week's email for venue.

Please observe the conditions of attendance -

If you're coming to an in-person service, remember that because Covid infection rates are still high, please:-


If you have any possible Covid symptoms, don't come, but get a PCR test


If you don't have symptoms, take a lateral flow test


Wear a face mask in the service


Keep one metre from others, except your own household


Shabbat Morning Service (Saturday 11 a.m. / 11.00 hrs)

Service via Zoom.


 ***Havdalah  (Saturday 5.30 p.m. / 17.30 hrs)***


 Via Zoom - check weekly news for the link.




 Some Fridays will be Kabbalat Shabbat & other Fridays will be Erev Shabbat

Some times will change each week from now onward, so please consult the weekly reminder.


Rabbi Mark also conducts regular discussion groups online:-


Maimonides has changed to Tuesdays - please look for your usual emails.


Tuesdays - Maimonides 'Guide for the Perplexed' [currently] at the new time of 1.00 p.m. /13.00 hrs - N.B. The change of day - time remains the same.


Thursdays - Tea & Talmud at 1.00 p.m./13.00 hrs.


STOP PRESS! This change of time will be at least until May.




If you need to register for these – see link below for details.


To get links to all of these please see here. If you need a password, please contact us using our contact page explaining how you heard about us.


"Exploring Judaism" classes will be held every Sunday. The programme is here.