Levi Stories.

The Life and Ministries of Rev A A Levi and his Son Solomon Levi

The Great Synagogue opened in 1878

      Rev Aaron A Levi was one of the Ministers who took part.

Rev Aaron A Levi and Rev Solomon Levi led services


our family has had links with the Great Synagogue ever since


the first time I  walked into the Great Synagogue I had such a sence of belonging.

    I thought "you are supposed to find this grand structure overwhelming

      especially on a packed Yom Kippur service.

 I was completely comfortable and sat down in the back pew. 


over time I discovered the Levi stories





 more to follow

Historical context.

Gas lighting

electricity comes

the extennsions

the electric suburban train and St James Station