All posts tagged Maroubra Synagogue

Rabbi’s Anzac participation a first

LAST Thursday’s Anzac Day dawn service at Bondi Beach, attended by 20,000 people, incorporated a uniquely Jewish element.

Communal clash over speaker

IN the wake of the massacre in Christchurch this month, the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) called for a talk by US Islamic reformist Dr Zuhdi Jasser at Maroubra Synagogue to be cancelled. 

Community congratulates Daley

THE NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) has congratulated state Opposition Leader Michael Daley on his new role.

Synagogues speak out

A NUMBER of Sydney synagogues are joining more than 100 shules worldwide for this week's Infertility Awareness Shabbat to enhance understanding and facilitate empathy for those struggling to have a family.

World chair drops in for Green Week

JNF Australia's biggest annual fundraising campaign – Green Week – was boosted in Sydney last week by the presence of four members of KKL-JNF's executive leadership team, including world chairperson Danny Atar.

Israeli Mayor to visit

JEWISH National Fund (JNF) Australia has a proud record of contributing to the development of communities in Israel's desert-dominated Ramat Hanegev.

Police probe shul swastika daubing

POLICE are investigating what Member for Heffron Ron Hoenig has described as “a gross attack on our community” after five swastikas were sprayed on and around Maroubra Synagogue last weekend.

Breaking barriers over Shabbat

MEMBERS of federal and local Parliament, faith group representatives, leaders of local communities and Australian Defence Force (ADF) chaplains came together for an interfaith Shabbat dinner last Friday night.

Chanukah lights up Sydney

THE spirit of Chanukah took over Sydney this week with a plethora of communal celebrations catering for all ages.

Cremorne’s loss is Maroubra’s gain

MAROUBRA Synagogue’s search for a new rabbi is over – while across the harbour, Cremorne Synagogue’s search for a new rabbi is about to begin.