Welcome to Marais Road Shul

The Green and Sea Point Hebrew Congregation, affectionately known as the Marais Road Shul, has been home to Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard Jewry since 1926. We are proud of our a sense of community, encompessing all ages from ‘seasoned’ citizens to an ever increasing membership of young families and children.

Rabbi Dovid and Sara Wineberg form a dynamic and energetic team in leading our centrist Orthodox Shul and have successfully brought together members of all ages and stages. Click here to read more


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Find out who got married, our bar & bat mitzvot and who sadly passed away.


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The Rabbi's Blog

Who’s on first?

Dear friend, Are you a South African Jew, or a Jewish South African? Does it even make a difference? Perhaps the nuanced distinction is that the first word seems to imply priority; What comes first, Jewishness or South Africanness?  I thought of this question when I called up our Barmy boy for his first Aliyah […]