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General and Contact information of NIHS Limburg

General Information


Name: Nederlands Israelitische Hoofdsynagoge Limburg (NIHS Limburg)


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Postal address:Capucijnengang 2 6211 RV Maastricht.



De synagogue is on Capucijnengang 2 Maastricht. For attending services or any other business you can mail to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All mails will be treated confidentially.
Rabbi and Rebbetzin: Rabbi Avraham Cohen and Rebbetzin Eti Cohen


Objectives of NIHS Limburg


NIHS Limburg is religious community belonging to the Nederlands-Israëlitisch Kerkgenootschap. To quote the regulation of the Nederlands-Israëlitisch Kerkgenootschap Article 1 “The Nederlands-Israëlitisch Kerkgenootschap exists of Jews living in the Netherlands who are member of communities belonging to the NIK"

“The communities are autonomous in Governance and household, considering article 5. (art 5 Regulation  NIK)"

NIHS Limburg serves all Jews living in the province of Limburg.

The Board of the community exists of:

  • Ernst de reus, Chairman
  • Yakov Super, Treasurer
  • Dmitri Boutylkov, Secretary
  • Miguel Perez Coenen, Member


De Stichting tot steun van N.I.H.S. Limburg Foundation for supporting NIHS Limburg) acquired an ANBI-status i.e. it is eligible for tax deduction for its donators.

The foundation is established at 08-10-1992,  K.v.K. nr.: 41078438


  • Chair:Ernst Peter de Reus born 7-7-1956 in The Hague
  • Secretary/ treasurer: Yacov Super born in St Petersburg 1-6-1981

The board executes all necessary work for the Foundation. Their fees are nihil.

The aim of the foundation is give support to the N.I.H.S. Limburg. N.I.H.S. Limburg is the religious organisation proper.

of the the Jewish community in Limburg.

The policy plan of the foundation is to  manage the real estate owned by the Foundation.

This real estate exists of two synagogues and adjacent buildings. The rents are used for the maintenance of the buildings and the surplus is used for the support of of the activities of N.I.H.S. Limburg. Further income is generated by incidental donations.  The support plan is to be seen here (dutch only).  The  financial statements 2016, 2017 and 2018 you will find under the button Docman in the left vertical menu.

Donations can be made on bank account NL04ABNA0420727221 attn of Stichting tot Steun van de NIHS-Limburg in Maastricht or on bank account NL58ABNA0465210546 attn. of NIHS-Limburg in Maastricht.