Mosaic Masorti News

Special birthday kiddish
Jackie Kalms, who recently celebrated a special birthday, has kindly sponsored the kiddish this Shabbat.

New Baby
Mazel Tov to Kara Redmond and John Grant on the birth of their son Felix

WHATS ON AT MJC – forthcoming events on a page
Look out for a new easy-to-read leaflet listing forthcoming events at MJC . Copies of the February edition will be available in the Kiddish space.

Wednesday 7th February at 7:30.  Chevra Kadisha explained
Rabbi Anthony will explain the rituals followed to help prepare members for their final journey in this world.  Bestowing these rituals upon a fellow congregant is considered a sacred duty and a profound act of friendship and kindness.  If you are interested in supporting the Chevra Kadisha team or simply want to learn more about what they do please come along.

 Friday night service and communal meal
The next Masorti Friday night service on Stanmore Hill is scheduled for Friday 9th February.  After the service you are invited to join members from all three Mosaic synagogues for a delicious pot luck supper.

 Alan Orchover’s stone setting
The stone consecration for the late Alan Orchover will be consecrated at 11.15 am on Sunday 11th February, at Cheshunt cemetery.  If anyone would like a lift to the cemetery please contact

Game for a laugh?
Come and join Linda Lucas and other MJC members on the 1st and 3rd  Thursdays of every month. Any games can be played and tea, coffee and cold drinks will be available too.  If you need to book a place in the shul car park please contact Ann in the office.  

 Kehila Copy Date
The copy date for the February Kehila edition is Monday 5th February.  Andrea Morgale is happy to assist new contributors who would like to share their thoughts or experiences with the MJC community.

 Purim: key March dates
The megillah will be read post Shabbat on 23rd March and again on Sunday morning 24th March.

Thank you from the President
Edwin would like to thank members of the community for supporting his celebratory tea on Sunday 28th January.Nearly 100 people turned up to see Edwin receive a certificate and gift to mark his election to Honorary President.  Look out for more information about this event in the March Kehila edition

Jeremy Morgale 6/2, Aviva Ashkenazi-Bakes 7/2, David Morgale 7/2, Danielle Kosky 7/2.

Sue Krisman remembering her father, Michael Press
Malcolm Franks remembering his mother, Lily
Michelle Honey remembering her father, David Wolman
Maureen Aharoni remembering her mother, Lillian Baynard
Alan Grossman remembering his mother, Sheila
Anthony Simons remembering his father, Samuel
Dave Scott remembering his father, Cyril
Nicola Manton remembering her father, Jack Portnoi
Phil Austin remembering his father, Gerald
Frances Kafka remembering her father, Harry Nathan
Jocelyn Axelrod remembering her mother, Stella Judith Levey
Harold Segal remembering his mother, Serena
Michael Alexander remembering his mother, Agnes Susan
Joe & Avril Newman remembering their son, Anton
Aviva Gardner remembering her father-in-law, Henry Louis Gardner

February 1, 2024