Canterbury Hebrew Congregation


The Canterbury Hebrew Congregation is the hub of Jewish life in Canterbury and membership is open to all Jews, regardless of affiliation, level of observance, or intermarriage. Whether you have grown up in Christchurch or are a new arrival, the Canterbury Hebrew Congregation welcomes you and has something for everyone! Becoming a member of the Congregation is the best way to support our community while staying up-to-date about CHC’s activities, news, and events.

Membership classes include:

  • Regular adult members
  • Families
  • Student / senior members
  • Associate members (e.g., not Jewish but with a strong affiliation to Judaism, in the process of conversion)

Please contact us with any membership inquiries.