News Archive

Tuning Up with Cantor Moshe and Meir
September 14 2017
Cantor Moshe and Meir took time from their busy rehearsal schedule to record pieces they are planning for our High Holy Days. We've uploaded them to the Beth Tzedec YouTube channel. To access the library, click here>>
High Holy Days at Beth Tzedec
September 6 2017
Our High Holy Day services, programs and activities are have been confirmed, and as in past years, we having something for every member of your family! Our High Holy Day Guide, which is included in your High Holy Day ticket packages is now available for download.
After the Hurricane - A Prayer
September 3 2017
This morning at Beth Tzedec's Shaẖarit service, we said a prayer for those who have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
Rav Baruch on Metro Morning
August 16 2017
Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl was featured on CBC Radio's "Metro Morning" with Matt Galloway speaking about the recent violent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, and calling on leaders to stand against white supremacy. To listen to the radio interview, click here>>
Greetings from Israel—Haben Yakir Li
August 10 2017
With less than a month until Rosh Hashanah, the anticipate for the return of Cantor Moshe Fishel and Meir Briskman grows. This time, Moshe and Meir share a stirring rendition of Haben Yakir Li. It is now avaible to be viewed on Beth Tzedec's YouTube channel—click here>>
Calling All High School Students
August 8 2017
Students in Grades 9 to 12—Volunteers are needed for many of our programs, including several beginning in September. If you are looking to fulfil community service requirements or would like to gain valuable experience working on family-oriented programs, contact Jessie Greenspan at 416-781-3514 ext. 246.
Thoughts for Tishah B'Av
July 28 2017
On this solemn and yet ultimately hopeful occasion—Monday night, July 31—we gather under dim lighting and low seating like mourners. Ma’ariv and the chanting of Eikhah, the Book of Lamentations, create a mood of reflection and sadness.
Making Changes Inside and Out!
July 20 2017
We are in the process of upgrading and renovating outdoor and indoor spaces at Beth Tzedec. Work is currently underway on the parking lot and the administrative spaces.
Parking Lot Reopened
July 17 2017
The upper and lower parking lot resurfacing project has been completed, and the both lots are again open. Access to the Synagogue has been moved back to the parking lot entrance in the lower lot, at the security booth.  
Intermittent Phone Issues
June 30 2017
Please note that Beth Tzedec is experiencing intermittent outages with several of our phone lines. You can reach us by email at info@beth-tzedec.org. We apologize for any inconvenience and will provide updates as they become available.
Building for Today and Tomorrow
June 5 2017
With great pride, Beth Tzedec is pleased to thank Mary Ellen Herman for a commitment to the Congregation that will see the main floor banquet hall named the Michael and Mary Ellen Herman Banquet Hall.
New Executive Committee
June 5 2017
Following our Annual General Meeting, the Board of Governors elected its new Executive for 2017-2018 ...
Beth Tzedec's 1-4-7 Draw
May 19 2017
Announcing Beth Tzedec's 1-4-7 Draw, a raffle for one of two great packages for a stay at the fabulous Four Seasons Residence Club in Scottsdale, Arizona, plus $500 cash. Only 136 tickets will be sold ... get your ticket today!
Supporting the Peace of Mind Program
May 11 2017
June 11 to 14, Beth Tzedec will welcome a unit of discharged IDF soldiers in the Peace of Mind program. To bring this program to Toronto, we partner directly with POM Canada, and your generous support is needed. To help us reach our goal, click here>>
A Virtual 'Hello" from our New Shinshinim
May 4 2017
Meet Maayan Lange and Ishay Frenkel, our new shinshinim for 2017-2018, through their entertaining and informative video introduction. We look forward to welcoming them both to Beth Tzedec and Toronto in September!