Category Archives for "Blogs"

Jul 09

25th Anniversary Quiz update

By SAMS IT Administrator | Blogs

We are delighted to let the community and friends know that our quiz held last week was a great success. The funds raised for the community amounted to just over £1,200 which, when put together with a most enjoyable evening made the quiz the success it was. Our thanks go to all those that made […]

Jun 02

25 Friday Nights for 25 years

By SAMS IT Administrator | Blogs

Over 200 members of St Albans Masorti Synagogue (SAMS) participated in a special this week to celebrate the synagogue’s 25th anniversary. 25 member families each hosted a Friday night meal where chicken soup and chicken (traditional Friday night food) as well as vegetarian and fish meals were the order of the day. Friday night is […]

Apr 22

Masorti Europe in Israel

By SAMS IT Administrator | Blogs

Masorti Europe in Israel by Liz Oppedijk President of Masorti Europe At the end of February, Rabbi Rafi and I had the pleasure of going to Israel for several special events, all designed to bring together the rabbis and lay leaders of Masorti Europe. It was our second joint meeting, following a first gathering in […]

Apr 18

70th Anniversary of the Liberation

By SAMS IT Administrator | Blogs

70TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LIBERATION Introduction SAMS is both proud and lucky to have an Auschwitz survivor, Kitty Hart-Moxon, amongst our members.  The people in the camps were liberated 70 years ago and the United Kingdom commemorated the event on the 19th April 2015. To help SAMS commemorate the liberation, Kitty’s son and daughter-in-law, Peter […]