At the June meeting, the Board of Governors unanimously voted to re-affiliate with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism. Rav Baruch Frydman-Kohl shares his thoughts on this partnership.
Rav Baruch Frydman-Kohl examines: "Where are we on our path and where might we go?"
As we pray and hope for a resolution to the current conflict,
Rabbi Frydman-Kohl urges us to show our solidarity with the people of Israel by
attending the Rally for the People of Israel here at Beth Tzedec on Wednesday,
July 16 at 7:30 pm.
Show the innocent civilians of Israel and the global community that you stand side-by-side with Israel and show your respect for the principled stand our Canadian government continues to demonstrate on Israel's behalf. Join our community at the Rally for the People of Israel, Wednesday July 16th at 7:30 pm.
Carolyn Kolers reflects on her last few years on the Board of Governors, and looks to the future in her latest (and last) President's Message.
Rav Baruch writes, "Where are we on our life path and where might we go?"
On Monday night, the Jewish community gathered at Shaarei Shomayim to remember Naftali Fraenkel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrach.
Register now for the Mishpacha Program for children ages 1 to 3 with a parent, grandparent or caregiver. Join Tobie Seligman on Tuesday mornings for crafts, baking, singing and more.
The first session of the Summer Speaker and Film Series, scheduled for Monday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m., has been postponed so that participants can join the community gathering at Shaarei Shomayim in tribute to the three Israeli teens abducted and murdered.
Monday, July 7 at 7:30 p.m. at Shaarei Shomayim, the Jewish community will gather in a show of unity and tribute to remember Naftali Frankel, Gilad Shaar and Eyal Yifrachz"l, the three Israeli teenagers who were abducted and murdered by terrorists. For information, call 416-631-5700.
This morning's Watermelon Wednesdays program (for younger children and their parents) will be held in Room 200 at Beth Tzedec Congregation from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.
Following Tuesday's Annual General Meeting, the Board of Governors met and elected the Executive Committee for 2015/2016.
"In January, I was privileged to help select next year's Shinshinim in Israel," writes Carolyn Kolers.
"We have a responsibility to share the experience of our own story, remaining loyal to the narrative of our people and celebrating our accomplishments," writes Rav Baruch Frydman-Kohl.
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broaden and deepen Israel's role in our synagogue programming.