All posts tagged North Shore Temple Emanuel

Students build bridges

JEWISH university students joined Christians, Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus and other young people of different faiths at Saint Sabina College in Strathfield on August 20 for the largest interfaith forum for young adults in Australia – the 2017 Youth PoWR (Parliament of World Religions) conference.

Top job for Rabbi Roberts

RABBI Nicole Roberts has become the first female spiritual leader of a synagogue congregation in NSW, after she was named the senior rabbi of North Shore Temple Emanuel.

JCA’s new CEO

Bruce Goldsmith has commenced his role as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the JCA.

Melbourne and Sydney set for Mitzvah Day

Jewish Australians are gearing up to cook, collect, and come together for a variety of worthy causes in celebration of Mitzvah Day on Sunday, November 27.

Rabbi Robuck’s last Rosh

Delivering the Rosh Hashanah sermon is always a special experience for any rabbi, but for North Shore Temple Emanuel’s (NSTE) senior rabbi Gary Robuck, it proved to be “even more poignant” - that’s because it was his last Jewish New Year sermon at the shul.

JSA volunteer Amanda Dweck helps children with reading in the North shore

JSA tackles reading problems

Persistence by Jews for Social Action (JSA) volunteers is turning a humble 2005 pilot program that helped one Aboriginal child in Warringah with reading difficulties into a model of success across Sydney’s north.

Rabbis back refugees

TWELVE Sydney rabbis have joined their interstate counterparts in calling on the federal government not to deport 267 asylum seekers to Nauru.

Temple playing to a new tune

JAZZ musician Mark Ginsberg was appointed president of North Shore Temple Emanuel (NSTE) at an extraordinary general meeting last month, following the departure of former president Sarah Fife.

New rabbi for North Shore Temple Emanuel

RABBI Nicole Roberts has been announced as the newest rabbi at North Shore Temple Emanuel (NSTE).

Setting a Holocaust survivor’s poetry to song

COMPOSER Judy Campbell first met award-winning author and Holocaust survivor Jacob Rosenberg more than a decade ago when a mutual friend introduced the pair during a book launch at the Sydney Jewish Museum.