News Archive

Welcome Beth Tzedec's First Artist in Residence
Nov 14th 2019
We're excited to welcome Aviva Chernick to Beth Tzedec as our inaugural Artist in Residence.
15 Seconds - D'var Israel from our Shinshinim
Nov 14th 2019
Gal and Alona share their insights on living in Israel during this turbulent time.
Statement on the Ongoing Violence in Israel
Nov 14th 2019
Read a statement from Rabbi Wernick on our community response to the ongoing violence in Israel.
Beth Tzedec Leaders at Limmud Toronto 2019
Nov 7th 2019
Join three of Beth Tzedec's Spiritual Leaders at the upcoming Limmud festival of Jewish learning. Read about the topics they'll be covering on Sunday, November 10.
Membership Renewal
Oct 18th 2019
It’s not too late to renew your Beth Tzedec membership or to become a member for the coming year. Please contact our membership coordinator Klara Romm at 416-781-3514, ext. 220 or kromm@beth-tzedec.org for information.
Out of the Cold Volunteer Registration Opens October 2
Sep 27th 2019
Want to perform the important mitvah of volunteering with the Out of the Cold Homeless Shelter hosted by Beth Tzedec and Beth Shalom? Volunteer registration for the 2020 session runs from October 2 to November 12.
Catering at Beth Tzedec
Sep 19th 2019
Learn about new catering options for your next simhat at Beth Tzedec in this message from President Debbie Rothstein.
Learn More About The Beth Tzedec Centre for Spiritual Well-Being
Sep 16th 2019
Feeling confused about our new Centre for Well-Being? Learn about this important initiative, get a taste for the programs and projects that fall under the Centre banner and discover how you can help support Beth Tzedec's transformation into the Synagogue of the Future.
Volunteers Needed for HHD Security
Aug 23rd 2019
To ensure the safety and security of all members of the Beth Tzedec community, we are looking for volunteers to help support our Beth Tzedec security team during the High Holy Days. If you are interested in volunteering for this mitzvah to help serve our kehillah, please contact Executive Director Randy Spiegel at 416-781-3514, ext. 211.
Dispatch from Jerusalem
Aug 15th 2019
Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl reflects on what it means to be in Israel for Tishah B'Av, where history and modern life collide.
Including the Matriarchs in the Amidah
Aug 13th 2019
Over the course of the summer, Rabbi Steven Wernick has been exploring and discussing the addition of the Imahot (Matriarchs) into Beth Tzedec's recitation of the Amidah. Learn more about the history and context the inclusion of the Imahot with this online session recorded via Zoom.
Call for Recent Post-Secondary Graduates
Aug 6th 2019
Are you or a loved one a recent post-secondary graduate? Do you have a friend, child or grandchild you'd like to brag about? We're looking for recent graduates who would like to be celebrated and recognized in the next Beth Tzedec Bulletin. To add your name to our list of recent graduates, please email Terri Humphries at thumphries@beth-tzedec.org.
Thank You for Supporting our Refugee Resettlement Program
Jul 10th 2019
We'd like to extend our appreciation to the Beth Tzedec community members who have and continue to support our Refugee Resettlement Program. Our recent call for camp gear was a great success and we're excited to be able to send five children off to camp well-prepared.
Yizkor Memorial Book Submissions
Jun 26th 2019
Please submit your information for inclusion in the annual Yizkor Memorial Booklet, at a cost of $18 per memorialized name per household. Download the submission form or contact Terri Humphries at 416-781-3514 ext. 212. The deadline for submissions is September 6, 2019.
A Virtual Hello from our New Shinshinim
Jun 21st 2019
Get to know our new shinshinim, Gal and Alona, with this playful and informative video from Israel. If you're interested in hosting our new guests for a Shabbat lunch, please reach out to Michael Friedman.