News Archive

Investing in Futures: Synagogues are Nimble Institutions
May 21st 2013
Rabbi Frydman-Kohl provides an overview and shares his insights about the future of North American synagogues following the "The End of the Synagogue as We Know It?" -- the two-part series presented by Beth Tzedec, Holy Blossom and the Centre for Jewish Studies of the University of Toronto 
Calling All 2013-2014 High School Students
May 16th 2013
We're looking for volunteers to help in the youth activity rooms and other places in the Synagogue on the High Holy Days. If you're interested, contact Aily Leibtag at 416-781-3514 ext. 239. You'll receive more information after you sign up.
Farewell and Todah Rabah from the Shinshinim
May 16th 2013
"It is so hard to believe that the end is near. We wanted to be able to say goodbye to all of Beth Tzedec and thank you for an incredible year," write Inbar and Alon as they prepare to leave Beth Tzedec and return to Israel. 
We're Making Progress, Together
May 16th 2013
"Four years ago, when I became chair of Beth Tzedec’s Board of Governors, there were so many things I hoped to accomplish, in partnership with then incoming President Norman Kahn and the support of our new  Executive and Board," writes Carolyn Kolers in the most recent President's Message.
Annual General Meeting
May 13th 2013
The Beth Tzedec Annual Meeting will take place on Thursday, May 30 at 7:30pm.  Members can download the full AGM package here.
Register for the 2013-2014 School Year
May 9th 2013
Classes start Sunday, September 8, 2013. Parents wishing to register their children for the Congregational School should download and complete the registration form and return it to the Synagogue office.  
Notice to Members - Correction
Apr 30th 2013
The Notice to Members dated April 22 advised that nominations for additional candidates to the Board of Governors must be presented to the Executive Director by May 2, 2013. Please note that this is a Thursday, not a Sunday. 
The End of the Shul as We Know It?
Apr 8th 2013
Beth Tzedec Congregation, The Centre for Jewish Studies at the University of Toronto, Holy Blossom Temple, and Toronto's greater Jewish community are anticipating another tremendous gathering on the evening Thursday, April 11, at 7:30 pm.
Host our New Shinshinim
Mar 25th 2013
Join those in our community who have had the privilege of making this special live connection to Israel, a once in a lifetime gift for your entire family. 
The Season of Opening Our Homes
Mar 25th 2013
Daniel Silverman reports that Beth Tzedec and Robbins Hebrew Academy have selected two accomplished and talented young adults to serve as our shinshinim (young emissaries) for 2013-2014: Maya Schwartz and Barak Tal. 
Welcome to the New Website
Mar 21st 2013
Check in daily, because we’ll continue to add information regularly, and the site is always up-to-the-minute accurate for information on services, programs, events and classes. 
A New Siddur for Beth Tzedec
Mar 12th 2013
"Beth Tzedec's new siddurim are long overdue and an important component of our efforts to deepen and renew our experience of prayer", explains Rabbi Frydman-Kohl in his article from this month's Bulletin.
President's Message
Mar 11th 2013
"Things are as busy as ever at Beth Tzedec", writes Carolyn Kolers in the most recent President's message.
Out of the Cold a Remarkable Experience
Mar 11th 2013
Aily Leibtag shares how colunteering with Out of the Cold offers a remarkable experience for families.
Judaism in the Hallways of Democracy
Mar 11th 2013
"Our tradition brings tremendous wisdom beyond strictly ritual matters," writes Rav Adam.