Comission Board 2019
President: Ana Paula A. Vieira
Secretary: Eduardo Oliveira
Treasurer: Adriana A. M. Souza
1st Assistant: Manuel Basto
2nd Assistant: Leonor Gama
Honorary Members: Aida Oceransky, Rabbi Alona Lisitsa, Dr Annette Boeckler
Upcoming elections: January 2020
We are a community that lives and promotes a Judaism that is Progressive, Egalitarian and Inclusive.
To represent and promote Progressive Judaism in Portugal and to keep our doors always open to all Jews and people who identify with our Jewish values.
Tikkun Olam (Hebrew: תי ק ון עלום ), which means “repairing the world/social justice”;
Respect for the traditions of our founders;
Teaching of Jewish precepts and Jewish tradition.
Welcome all without distinction;
Promote meaningful spirituality in our community;
Establish Progressive Judaism and live it with pride in Lisbon and in Portugal;
Promote equality for all in Jewish practice;
Honor and maintain the legacy of the Ohel Jacob Synagogue founders;
Nourish our community with events, activities, celebrations that promote the union amongst our members.