Jewish Renewal in Poland

We are fostering a vibrant renewal of Judaism in Poland. Working together, the Friends of Jewish Renewal in Poland along with the World Union for Progressive Judaism and the European Union for Progressive Judaism are opening the doors of Judaism to many of Poland's estimated 200,000 potential Jews and building the framework for renewed religious life. Our outreach programs focus on educating individuals and helping them build Progressive religious communities, or havurot, which are incipient congregations. So far we have established havurot in numerous Polish cities. Some are on their way to becoming congregations. Jewish Renewal in Poland embraces continuity with the Jewish past in Poland, but it is not a memorial project. Continue reading.

Featured This Month

A New Prayer Book, a New Moment For Jewish Rebirth and Development! Beit Polska is most pleased to announce the publication of a historic prayer book for the Union of Progressive Congregations in Poland – Sidur Bejt Polin. We are inviting memorial and celebratory dedications for this milestone in the renewal of Polish Jewry. We are going to press soon! Learn more.

Twinning With Beit Polska's Congregations and People. Twin your congregation or bar/bat mitzvah with emerging havurot, synagogues or young people in Poland. Twinning creates bonds of fellowship and resources for mutual benefit. The individuals we are welcoming as they reconnect with Judaism benefit enormously from connection with their contemporaries. Learn more.