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Secular version of the Kaddish

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Our Response To Hate

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To the person that left a hate-filled note for us, we would like to respond to you and others that share this thought. We have withstood much more than your poster. We do not fear you, we will not allow your darkness to overcome our light. This is the meaning of our Hanukkah celebration, that […]

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Statement on Terror Attacks in Edmonton

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Many of us in Edmonton woke to disheartening news of attempted suspected acts of terrorism in our community. We celebrate the heroism of our Edmonton Police Service in bringing the suspect into custody alive. We pray for “refuah shleimah”, a complete and total recovery for Const. Mike Chernyk and the other victims. We are thankful […]

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Rabbi Caine’s Words To Congregation Beth Israel

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Dear Congregation Beth Israel, Reading the testimonies you had written about your previous Shabbat, touched our hearts. The feelings of fear, anger and loneliness– and on the other hand of words and acts of friendship from people in your community – it seems like you must have had a “roller coaster” of a Shabbat. And […]

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My Letter To Beth Israel in Charlottesville

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Dear Rabbi Gutherz and President Zimmerman Natreih Raḥamana u-varkhei – May the Eternal One guard and bless you, As president of Temple Beth Ora in Edmonton, Alberta Canada, I wish to add our voices to those who have expressed and will express solidarity with you. Having been to the Charlottesville and Cobham areas personally, I […]

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Rabbi Rick Jacobs Statement on UNESCO’s Hebron Resolution

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New York, NY; July 10, 2017 – Statement of Rabbi Rick Jacobs, President of the Union for Reform Judaism, about the United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (UNESCO) resolution denying the Jewish connection to the city of Hebron: “It’s hard to fathom how UNESCO can, once again, vote to delegitimize what is demonstrated Jewish history […]

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2017 TBO Annual General Meeting

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Temple Beth Ora’s 2017 Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 15th at 7:00 PM. As temple members, this is your opportunity to set the direction for TBO’s future. The Board of Directors will present a budget and dues structures for your approval, hold elections for board officers, and report on what has […]

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2017 Pride Shabbat

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Friday, June 16, 2017 at 8 pm “Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it;” -Shir Hashirim Join Temple Beth Ora, Guest Rabbi Kliel Rose, Chavurat HaShir and Edmonton Vocal Minority for a fabulous Pride Shabbat! We will be celebrating Pride with lots of singing, laughter, and inspiration. All faiths, ages, sexual […]

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TBO 2016 Shabbaton This Weekend

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Join us for TBO’s 2016 Shabbaton! Theme: Ethical Dilemmas – A Jewish Perspective With our Scholar-in-Residence, Rabbi Steven Chester Sponsored by: Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation,   Friday May 6, 2016 8:00 Kabbalat Shabbat Service with Rabbi Chester and Chavurat HaShir. Discussion: Gossip, bullying and cheating:  Ethical Dilemmas   Saturday May 7, 2016 10:00 Torah […]

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Havdalah Evening – Is there life after death?

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Please join us for a Havdalah Educational and Social Evening, led by a rabbinical candidate this Saturday! Topic: “Is there life after death? Jewish and personal beliefs”Time: 7:45 PM Location: Home of Ann Goldblatt and Alvin Finkel  Please contact the Temple Office for additional details and to RSVP. 

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