All posts tagged Hineni

Jewish groups speak out over Manus Island

Thirteen Jewish communal organisations have backed a statement regarding the humanitarian crisis on Manus Island, condemning the Australian government’s lack of compassion and decency as “shameful”.

Picnickers say no to intolerance

A Jewish-led picnic celebrating cultural diversity was hailed in the Victorian Parliament last week as “a powerful show of unity."

Honouring the memory of the Anzacs

DIPLOMATS from Australia, New Zealand, Turkey and other nations joined Australians and Israelis at the annual ANZAC Day ceremony at the Mount Scopus Commonwealth Military Cemetery in Jerusalem.

Celebrating four decades of Hineni

HINENI will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a communal gala dinner for alumni, current members, parents and friends this Sunday, October 11.

Sydney prays for Israel

AROUND 1500 people gathered to show solidarity with Israel at Central Synagogue on Sunday.

Rabin commemorated

WHEN the life and achievements of the late Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin were celebrated on Tuesday night, it was the youth of the Sydney Jewish community leading the commemorations.

Shnatties soar off to Israel

IT WAS an emotional scene at airports in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth last Sunday, as families, madrichim and friends bade farewell to the 140 participants of the 2013 Shnat programs.