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Yom Hashoah 2017

Yom Hashoah 

 

27 Nissan/ April 24, 2017  

 

In Memory of 6,000,000 Lost
                
                                                        
"There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but ther…

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Yom HaShoah

PM of Canada Justin Trudeau in front of israeli flag

:: pm.gc.ca

April 23, 2017
Ottawa, Ontario


The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Yom HaShoah:

“At sundown tonight, Jewish communities and others in Canada and around the world will unite to commemorate the lives of the six million Jews who …

Being Jewish means not giving up hope

:: Canadian Jewish News

 

 

 

 

Being Jewish means not giving up hope
By Eli Rubenstein - April 20, 2017

In February 1997, just over 20 years ago, headlines carried the news of the tragic crash of two helicopters over northern Israel, resulting in the deaths of 73 you…

Special Event: What does Zionism mean today?

In Celebration of the 120th anniversary of Zionism

‘What does Zionism mean today?’ Views from Reform, Conservative & Orthodox Judaism.

  • Rabbi Splansky, Holy Blossom

  • Rabbi Strauchler, Shaarei Shomayim

  • Rabbi Flanzraich, Beth Shalom

 

Date: Monday May …

Teach Your Children Well: The Power of Education

'To defend a country you need an army, but to defend a civilization you need education.' - Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
 
Passover is a much anticipated Jewish holiday that celebrates freedom and the courage to fight for your individual and community rights. Around the Seder table…