The Wellington Progressive Jewish Congregation was formerly known as the Wellington Liberal Jewish Congregation. Aspects of our services may be familiar to congregants accustomed to Reform, Reconstructionist, Liberal and Jewish Humanist services.The Congregation was established in 1959 and 2009 marked the 50 year jubilee.
Our congregation adheres to a set of values that are central to the way we operate. As a forward-thinking organisation, we have set strategic targets to keep temple operations focused on the needs of our members.
The following values statement underpins all the operations of our Congregation:
The Congregation is committed to the principles and practices of Progressive Judaism in which we assert the belief in one God, the unity of the Jewish people and the vital role of the State of Israel in modern Jewish life.