EXCITING BIENNIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
We are pleased to announce that WUPJ President Rabbi Danny Freelander will be our special guest at the UPJ Biennial in Perth. Rabbi Freelander is an incredibly dynamic and inspiring speaker - you won't want to miss his presentations during the conference.
If you've been debating about whether to attend the Biennial, don't wait any longer!
Click here to visit the Biennial website to register and learn more.
The Australian Jewish News published an article on 28 July written by Rabbi Gary Robuck, senior rabbi of North Shore Temple Emanuel, about Donald Trump and the Republican National Convention, recently held in Rabbi Robuck's hometown of Cleveland, Ohio.
Kehillat S'dot Zahav was among local organisations who were thanked by community spokesperson Heri Febriyanto for their support of the right of Muslims to build a mosque in Bendigo.
Representing the Moetzah, Rabbi Shoshana Kaminsky and Rabbi David Kunin embarked on their second trip to Indonesia to meet with and support the emerging Progressive Jewish community (photo: Shabbat at Kehila Brit B'racha). Click here to read Rabbi Kaminsky's blog.
The UPJ is delighted to offer a hearty "mazel tov" to Rabbi Jeffrey Kamins on being awarded an OAM on the Queen's Birthday. Click on "read more" for a special message from Emanuel Synagogue President Louise Thurgood-Phillips and CEO Suzanna Helia.