News Archive

Summer Student Positions Available
Jun 23rd 2016
Beth Tzedec is hiring three university students for the summer as an Engagement Intern, Museum Intern and Hesed/ Social Action Intern.
BT Accessible During Renovations
Jun 15th 2016
Though the main lobby area is under renovation, access to public areas throughout the synagogue remains open, including the ramps, washrooms and elevator. For up-to-date information on accessibility, call 416-781-3511.
Executive Committee 2016/2017
Jun 8th 2016
On Tuesday evening, June 7, the Board of Governors met and elected the Executive Committee.
Yizkor Memorial Book Submissions
Jun 7th 2016
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 Florence Bendelac at 416-781-3514 ext. 213. The deadline for submissions is June 30.
Regional Youth Director/Teen Engagement Coordinator Job Opening
Jun 7th 2016
ECRUSY and Beth Tzedec seek a Regional Youth Director and Teen Engagement Coordinator. This full-time position combines responsibility for leading programs across the Eastern Canada Region with the role of Teen Engagement Coordinator at Beth Tzedec.  
Beth Tzedec Board Election Results
Jun 2nd 2016
To the Members of Beth Tzedec Congregation: It is my pleasure to advise the membership that the election results are now final. The following are the names of the successful candidates who have been elected to Beth Tzedec Congregation's Board of Governors for a two-year term:
Stragetic Planning Update
May 20th 2016
May 20—We had an excellent response to the strategic planning survey, receiving 979 surveys from approximately 2,500 Beth Tzedec member families, including input from former members and children of members ...
Summer Bulletin Now Available
May 19th 2016
The latest edition of the Beth Tzedec Bulletin is available for download, and it has now been mailed to member homes.
Beth Tzedec Walks with Israel
May 18th 2016
Sunday, May 29 beginning at 8:00 a.m., drop by our 'Beth Tzedec booth' to say hello, fuel up with coffee and donuts, pick up some great swag, and maybe even join us on the UJA's Walk. Look for our banner at Coronation Park. 
ITANU—A Commitment to Inclusion
May 13th 2016
Beth Tzedec is committed to the inclusion of individuals with disabilities. You can download and read the Inclusion Report Task Force Action Plan. 
Notice of Annual General Meeting
May 13th 2016
The official notice of the AGM was mailed today and the information is now available online.  You may access a copy of the packet, including voting information, at the office or by clicking the link below.
Strategic Planning Update
Apr 21st 2016
May 5—Beth Tzedec is fortunate to have many accomplished and insightful people serving on the Strategic Planning Committee. 
A Fifth Cup for the Future
Apr 20th 2016
Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl posted an article to the Shalom Hartman Institute's website, reflecting on the four cups of wine consumed during the seder, and suggesting that a fifth cup be added. 
Passover Guidance, from our Rabbis
Apr 20th 2016
The Committee on Jewish Law and Standards (CJLS) of the Rabbinical Assembly recently released some decisions regarding the consumption of kitniyot on Pesaẖ. These decisions have already generated significant press, and have led to many questions within our community. 
Breaking the Stigma Program
Mar 30th 2016
On February 4 at Shaarei Shomayim, Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl participated in an important panel discussion with community and spiritual leaders as well as medical experts in the areas of adolescent, adult and geriatric psychiatry.