We are thrilled to announce that registration has opened for our "Looking Back and to the Future"-themed Biennial, which will feature inspiring scholar-in-residence Dr Ron Wolfson. Ron served as scholar-in-residence at the 2012 Biennial so the theme ties in perfectly, with his presentations focusing on the future of our congregations and strengthening the Progressive movement of our region. Click here to register and view more information on our Biennial website.
Rabbi Nathan Alfred of the United Hebrew Congregation (UHC) of Singapore shared an interesting report on the Jewish origins of a Chinese New Year song, Gong Xi Gong Xi. Click on "Read More" to listen to a recording by UHC member Rebecca Starr's special Passover version of the song.
Participate in this year's Mazon hunger appeal and help bring about the prophetic teaching: "Let all who are hungry come and eat" - all donors receive personalised Mazon place cards to use at their seders.
Rabbi Fred Morgan, Dr Hass Dellal and Archbishop Philip Freier discussed ways to foster peace through interfaith dialogue in March. Click here to read more and watch a video of their conversation.
A group of 38 people, including many North Shore Temple Emanuel Hebrew school students, enjoyed Fiddler on the Roof at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney on 3 April ... and even got to meet Lior (who played Mottel the tailor, pictured with Gabby Aarons) afterwards! Lior celebrated his bar mitzvah at NSTE about 25 years ago.