Scottish Interfaith Week 2017

Scottish Interfaith Week 2017 is 12-19 November, with the theme Creativity and the arts: Breaking down barriers through the arts, sharing stories, poetry, performance, music and dialogue. Two GRS members (Fiona Brodie and Scott Chase) are featured on the posters! Information on Scottish Interfaith Week can be found on their website scottishinterfaithweek.org. GRS …

High Holy Days 5778

The Executive and staff at Glasgow Reform Synagogue wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year and well over the Fast Services The schedule of services will be posted to members, and available to others upon ticket inquiry from the GRS office. Tickets and Security The synagogue will be …

Reform Youth 70th Anniversary Celebration

An announcement from The Movement for Reform Judaism Our youth movement which was originally YASGB, then RSY and now RSY-Netzer is 70 years old this year. Our world has gone through many changes in the last 70 years, as have the needs of our youth. It is a huge testament …

Shavuot 5777

For Shavuot this year, Fiona and Howard Brodie led both the evening and morning services. As is tradition, congregants brought flowers to decorate the bima. We even had a couple of trees and greenery on the floor of the sanctuary! After the evening service we partook of a traditional dairy …

Kalooki tournament

Last Thursday the weather was perfect: the shul sparkled in the morning sun. A good day to attend GRS’s first 40 Down Kalooki tournament! We had two full tables of players who enjoyed the battle and shared some delicious sandwiches and cakes. Hearty thanks from the participants and GRS Executive to Mike …

GRS community seder

On 11 April GRS held its annual second night Seder, with about 40 in attendance. Ably led by Howard and Fiona Brodie, it featured a ‘work-in-progress’ haggadah compiled by Fiona, with a stimulating variety of readings. To break the ice and put us in a festive mood, the seder began with a short …

Visiting Rabbis

We have a number of rabbis visiting this spring; details forthcoming for services, study sessions and Chavurah suppers. Save the dates and show your support for GRS and our visitors by attending these events. 28-29 April    Rabbi Barbara Borts 26-27 May    Student Rabbi Peter Luijendijk 17 June   …