Rabbi Nathan Alfred of the United Hebrew Congregation of Singapore shared a blog about UHC member Rosita Goldstein, who has made it her personal mission to build the Jewish community in Asia through food (pictured: Rosita's Nasi Tumpeng). Click here to read the blog. Rosita's cookbook, My Secret Recipes, can be ordered via the UHC website (click here), with proceeds going to support the congregation's Asian Jewish Gathering on 24-27 January 2019.
An inspiring article written by journalist Peter Kohn was published in the Australian Jewish News last week, telling the story of a Torah scroll's odyssey from Germany to Brazil and finally its new home at Kehilat Shanghai; pictured Dvir Bar-Gal (left) with TBI member Philip Dalidakis. Click here to read the full story on the AJN's website.
Rabbi Danny Freelander, President of the World Union for Progressive Judaism, shared an article and statement about the Nation-State law passed by the Knesset this week, and also provided links to Rabbi Gilad Kariv's speech and FAQs.