Shabbat Services

Shabbat morning service – Next Service: 5th December 11am-1pm

We will gather in our Zoom Shabbat Morning Service Room ID 899668970. Everyone is welcome at our Shabbat morning services. Cheder will also be running, Contact Omar for more information.

We use extracts from Siddur Lev Chadash which can be viewed or downloaded in PDF form here.

Erev Shabbat service (and Chanukah) – Friday 11th December 6pm for a 6:30pm start

We will gather in our Shabbat Zoom Room here: Meeting ID 899668970 and will be lighting the second night Chanukah candles.

We will use extracts from Siddur Lev Chadash. The relevant pages of the Siddur can be viewed or downloaded in PDF form here.

Where are services held?
Currently we are holding some in person meetings and some meetings on Zoom. In person services are at. St Mary’s Community Rooms on Spensley Walk, behind St Mary’s Church on Church Street.

St Mary’s Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, N16 9ES

What are services like?
Our services include both Hebrew and English.  We sing traditional, familliar Shabbat melodies and explore new tunes.

What happens at Kiddush?
We recite the blessing of the wine/grape juice and challah. We encourage all community members to bring vegetarian snacks to share.

Can I bring my children?

Children are always welcome.  Cheder and children’s hebrew classes are held, starting from 11am.  Creche is held on the first service of the month starting at 11am.

Can my non-Jewish family member/friend attend services?
We welcome our members’ friends and family.​

Come shabbes with me

Periodically Kehillah members will host Friday night meals.Look out for the dates on our Events calendar and via our weekly Ebulletin.  If you are a member and you want to come along to an advertised Friday night, please contact us at

If you are a member and would like to host, email our administrator at When you have chosen your date we will publicise it on the website calendar and blog with an indication of the area where you live.

Erev Shabbat

Shabbat shalom! Once a month we hold a short erev shabbat service at our Stoke Newington base. A time to unwind and reflect at the end of the week, you can arrive from 6 to start at 6.30 and we aim to finish by 7.30. All welcome. Look out for the dates on our Upcoming Events calendar and via our twice-weekly blog.