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Passover online resources

Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer virtual Passover Seders and services, Shabbat and daily minyan services, and courses during this time of social isolation. UPJ congregations are offering online services, Passover seders and classes using online meeting platforms, such as GoToMeeting, Skype and Zoom. Click here to read an article which may be useful for those new to this technology.
 
Virtual Passover Seders and services

ACT Progressive Seder
Havdalah Storytime, Rabbi Gary
Thurs 9 April, 6.30pm
Sat 11 April, 6.00pm
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Beit Shalom Synagogue Seder
Day 1 service
Last day service with Yizkor

Wed 8 April, 6.00pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.30am
Wed 15 April, 10.30am
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Beth Shalom Erev Shabbat

Fri 3 April, 6.30pm Click on this link
Emanuel Synagogue 2nd night
Pesach Beyachad 1st day
Women's Seder
2nd day: Pesach Live
Kabbalah Seder
Thurs 9 April, 5.30pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 6.00pm
Fri 10 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 7.00pm
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Etz Chayim 1st day service
2nd night Seder
Matzah cake baking
TBIS Express Shabbat
Shabbat morning service
Story time (2-6 yr olds) w/Rabbi
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm
Fri 10 April, 10.00am
Fri 10 April, 6.30pm
Sat 11 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 10.00am
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Jewish Community of Japan Thurs 9 April Click on this link
Kehilat Shanghai 2nd Seder
(in person + Zoom)
Thurs 9 April, 6.30pm Click on this link
Meeting ID:

937 865 790
Leo Baeck Centre Wed 8 April, 5.30 for 6pm  Click on this link
Max & Shannyn's Q-Seders Wed and Thurs 8/9 April Click here for info
North Shore Temple Emanuel 1st day service
2nd night Seder
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm
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Temple Beth Israel Erev Pesach
Pesach morning service
2nd night Seder
Wed 8 April, 6.15pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm

For services click on: TBI YouTube
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Temple David Seder Wed 8 April, 7.00pm  Click on this link
Temple Sinai Seder Thurs 9 April, 7.30pm Click on this link 

Many thanks to the Jewish Community of Japan and Temple Beth Israel, who have prepared and shared three excellent haggadot. Click on the links below:

Jewish Community of Japan Haggadah (in Hebrew, English and Japanese!)
Temple Beth Israel Family Haggadah
Temple Beth Israel Community Haggadah

Jewish-themed movies available at low prices

LBC member Joel Cohen shared that the New Hampshire Jewish Film Festival has made some excellent Jewish-themed movies available at significantly reduced pricing via Prime Video or Apple iTunes for as low as US$0.99 each, including “1945”, “The Outrageous Sophie Tucker”, “Inside Hannah’s Suitcase” and “Streit’s: Matzo and the American Dream”. Click on "Read More" to view the list.

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UPJ congregations offer virtual services

Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer virtual Passover Seders and services, Shabbat and daily minyan services, and courses during this time of social isolation using online meeting platforms, such as GoToMeeting, Skype and Zoom. Click here to read an article which may be useful for those new to this technology.

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Building Catholic-Progressive Jewish relationships

UPJ Co-Presidents David Knoll and Brian Samuel joined with Rabbi David Saperstein (visiting guest speaker for the UIA Progressive Appeal) and others for a breakfast with Archbishop Peter Comensoli on 13 March. Pictured from left: Dr Nigel Zimmerman, Julian O'Connell, Brian Samuel, Rabbi David Saperstein, Archbishop Peter Comensoli, David Knoll and Dr Michael Casey.

Reaching out to others during time of COVID-19

The UPJ endorses the statement from the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (17 March) that highlights ways to assist those in our community who are isolated and vulnerable. Click on "Read More" to find out how you can help others.

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