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 



*  *  *  *  December 2021 / Kislev - Tevet 5782 *  *  *  





Chag Chanukah Sameach!!



Crystal Chanukkiah presented to the Lord Provost of Edinburgh

by a Member of the Edinburgh Hebrew Congregation 






Kabbalat Shabbat Service (Friday 8 p.m. / 20.00 hrs.TONIGHT - hybrid from Leicester with Candle Lighting online & in Leicester!


Erev Shabbat Service (Friday 7 p.m. / 19.00 hrs)

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

TOMORROW - hybrid from Leicester


 ***Havdalah  (Saturday 5.00 p.m. / 17.00 hrs)***



Sunday Night- Last Night of Hanukkah - Light all our Candles together in person


in Edinburgh at notified venue.


7.00 p.m. / 19.00 hrs.




   ~ ~ ~  Rainbo~ Chanukkia~ ~ ~




 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:-


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 12 noon -


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

This coming week - NO Maimonides or Talmud classes.



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.