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MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL

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This year, in the process of making green thinking a part of our synagogue culture, we will not mail your membership renewal forms or High Holy Day tickets. However, due to security issues, a High Holy Day list will be created upon receipt of your renewal information at the TBO office.   Please click this […]

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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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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 and the Syrian Refugee Challenge

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Syrian Refugee Challenge Last fall, a number of Temple Beth Ora members met to discuss ways members of our community could take action to help with the Syrian Refugee Crisis.  After obtaining member feedback and discussing with the board we came up with a number of ways our community could help. The liberal government has […]

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Join us for our Magical Hanukkah Celebraton

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Share the warmth of our magical Hanukkah celebration! Friday, December 11th5:45 PM – Pot Luck Dinner with latkes and sufganiyot7:15 PM – Shabbat Hanukkah Service Please RSVP by December 8th by contacting the Temple Office at (780) 487-4817 or tboffice@shaw.ca.  

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Bissell Centre Lunch

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Another “Bissell” Lunch on December 20, 2015! On December 20th we will be feeding up to 300 of our downtown neighbours; every Sunday throughout the year the Inner City Pastoral Ministry offers this unique ministry of care and support to the most vulnerable and needy in the city, in the Bissell Centre. After “church” they serve lunch, […]

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TBO 2015 Pride Shabbat Photo Gallery

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Thank you to all of our friends who joined us for Friday night’s Pride Kabbalat Shabbat to show support for our LGBT community.  Thanks to Karen Gall, Chavurat HaShir and our special guest Rabbi Kliel Rose for such an inspiring evening. View the full Flickr photo set here…

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Tikkun Leil Shavuot 5775

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Shavuot will be upon us shortly, and what better way to celebrate the gift of Torah than with a community wide Tikkun Leil Shavuot. On May 23, 2015 many of our beloved Jewish institutions in Edmonton are teaming up to bring us “From Moses to Maimonides (to McDavid)… the transmission of our tradition: A night […]

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