Sukkat Shalom, Edinburgh – the Edinburgh Liberal Community Synagogue
Former Name: The Edinburgh Reform Hebrew Community
Formation, Affiliation & Brief History Late 1970’s – Edinburgh members of the Glasgow New (Reform) Synagogue hold Friday evening services in each other’s homes. 1997 – congregation formalized with assistance from the Glasgow New Synagogue, to which the congregation becomes affiliated and hence, indirectly, to the RSGB. Congregation becomes known a the Edinburgh Reform Hebrew Community. September 2002 – congregation adopts the name Sukkat Shalom, Edinburgh. March 2004 – congregation becomes unaffiliated, as an independent progressive congregation. September 2004 – congregation becomes affiliated to Liberal Judaism.
Ritual: Progressive (Liberal)