Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer 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.
The CCAR Press has generously provided a flip-book version of our region's siddur, Mishkan T'filah: World Union Edition (click here to open the flip book).
|Congregation||Friday evening service||Shabbat morning service & Havdalah||Link to join service|
Shabbat Live: 6.15pm
|Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue||Friday 30 October: Kabbalat Shabbat Service: 6.30pm||10.00am||Friday: https://zoom.us/j/410812614
|Kedem||6.30||1st, 3rd and 4th Shabbat mornings every month
9.30am schmooze, 10.00am service
|Leo Baeck Centre||7.00pm||10.00am||Friday Night Live: https://zoom.us/j/4449758715
|North Shore Temple Emanuel||6.30-7.30pm||10.00am||Friday service: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87325067114pwd=TitocTdlMVNvV3VqQyt6SFdlMnFHZz09
Saturday in-person services by pre-registration by 9.00am Thursday prior: www.nste.org.au
To attend via Zoom: Click on this link
(Meeting ID: 894 0517 6889; Password: 178313)
|Sunshine Coast Jewish Community||
From 5.30pm; Kiddush at 6.00pm
Shabbat by the sea at Mooloolaba Beach; bring challah, candles and wine, and dinner (or get takeaway nearby).
|Temple Beth Israel||
Kabbalat Shabbat at 6.15pm
Shabbat Morning at 10.00am
Gesher Mincha at 5.00pm; a spiritually uplifting prayer service with a focus on music, learning and conversation.
Gesher Mincha: logon via zoom
|Temple Sinai||6.00pm||10.30am||Friday: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/449969960
|United Hebrew Congregation
|6.30pm Singapore time||Click on this link|
|United Jewish Congregation
Temple Beth Israel
Saturdays through Thursdays at 6.15pm, and Erev Shabbat on Fridays: https://yachad.org.au/live/
PJV (Progressive Judaism Victoria)
Torah Study on Saturdays at 9.00am led by clergy and community leaders from each PJV congregation. Log on via Zoom
Other virtual offerings
Clergy Thoughts for the Day: https://www.emanuel.org.au/thoughts(https://zoom.us/j/94590645619)
Jewish Meditation and the Torah Join Rabbi Orna Triguboff via Zoom for a special session on meditation and Torah. Please register and receive the Zoom link; class is recorded for your convenience click here to register
Parashat Hashavua every week on Wednesdays at 8.15pm (https://zoom.us/j/93124176951)
Shabbat Tot online for 2-5-year-olds, first Friday of each month from 4.30-5.00pm (click here for Zoom, Meeting ID: 897 4684 3715, Password 467609)
Speakeasy with Rabbi Kamins on Tuesdays at 5.00pm; come on by with a drink of your choice for an hour of conversation (https://zoom.us/j/94346997043)
Pre-Shabbos Shmooze with Rev Zwarenstein on Fridays at 10.00am; come on by with a drink of your choice for an hour of conversation (https://zoom.us/j/94590645619)
Hebrew classes and events are also available online. Please visit www.emanuel.org.au for more information.
Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue
Discussion Group & Debate: You are invited to share your opinions in a respectful environment where we may choose to graciously disagree. On Wednesday 28 October at 8.00-10.00pm, the topics will be "If you could ask G-d one question, what would it be?" "What will a 'new normal' post-COVID-19 world look like?" "Is anti-Semitism worse now than it used to be?" and "How important to Israel's future is its new agreement with Arab countries?" Click here to join on Zoom (passcode: 935366).
The Cuppa Club: On Tuesday 24 November, 10.00-11.30am, join guest speaker Guillermo Aranguren, who will introduce "My Little Mitzvah", exploring the minimalism of daily rituals and how the attainment of meaning from them has enriched our lives.
Jewish Community of Japan
North Shore Temple Emanuel
Pyjama Time for Young Families videos released on Tuesdays and Fridays at 6.00am on this link: NSTE YouTube Channel
Temple Beth Israel
Bubs & Bagels on Friday at 10.30. To log on: YouTube.
Parashat Hashavua, weekly Torah study on Saturday mornings at 9.00am: log on via Zoom
Lunch & Learn on Tuesdays at 12.00pm with Rabbi Ettlinger; currently exploring "Jewish Medical Ethics". Log on: Zoom; (note: no Lunch & Learn on Tuesday 3 November due to public holiday)
Coffee & Conversation with Rabbi Lazarow on Wednesdays at 5.00pm, explore the news of the day and the plight of the world. Log on: Zoom
Lunch & Learn on Thursdays at 12.00pm with Cantor Laloum, using "My People's Prayer Book" as the primary resource, they explore our liturgical tradition. Log on: Zoom.
A lively musical prayer experience, led by Netzer bogrim, held on the first Friday of each month at 5.30pm: click here to join:
"Connecting our Global Family in Times of Corona": Click here to learn more.