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    Hello from SAMS – St Albans Masorti Synagogue

Centre for Jewish life in St Albans

We are a lively, warm and welcoming Jewish community within the Masorti movement, offering a centre for Jewish life in St Albans and the surrounding area. We provide our members many ways to enjoy a Jewish way of life: through education for all ages and a variety of services, activities and events throughout the year. We are a community that supports each other, reaches out to each other, worships, celebrates and learns together and helps each other lead a better life ... and we have a lot of fun.

Our website tells you all about SAMS. Whether you're a member, thinking of joining us, interested in Masorti Judaism or considering moving to the St Albans area and looking for a synagogue, please have a browse and then come along to see us in person!

If you wish to visit the synagogue, please contact us on 01727 860642 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it prior to your visit.


Pesach Services  - All our Pesach services begin at 9.30am.

We have services on Tuesday 15 April, Wednesday 16 April, Monday 21 April and Tuesday 22 April.

All followed by a Kiddush.


Children's Service - Shabbat 19 April at 11am


SAMS Matzah Ramble - Sunday 20 April at 11.30am

Join us for a lovely 90 minute walk followed by a matzah picnic, for more information contact the Synagogue.


Baby blessing - Shabbat 26 April at 9.45am

Come along, join in the celebrations  and welcome our newest member, Jemma Morris to the community.


Tots Seudah - Shabbat 26 April at 5.30pm

A treat for the little ones, for location details please contact the Synagogue


Looking forward to May

Sunday 11 May at 7.30pm - Cross Communal Talk: The History of the Jewish Community in St Albans.

Sunday 18 May at 3pm - Lag B'Omer celebrations.




Get in touch

St Albans Masorti Synagogue (SAMS)
9 The Dencora Centre
Campfield Road
St Albans

E-mail: info@e-sams.org
Tel: 01727 860642


Service Times

  • Friday evening: 7:00  ̶  8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday morning: 9:45 a.m.  ̶  12:15 p.m. followed by Kiddush
  • Children’s services: Once a month for all age groups
  • Festivals & High Holy Days: Please contact SAMS office for details


Candle-lighting Times