All posts tagged Rabbi Benzion Milecki

South Head, Rabbi Milecki reach settlement

A DEAL has been reached to resolve the dispute between former South Head Synagogue spiritual leader Rabbi Benzion Milecki and the now-in-liquidation shule.

Rabbi loses tenure appeal

FEARS that Sydney's South Head Synagogue may have to sell its shule have been allayed after the NSW Court of Appeal ruled that Rabbi Benzion Milecki's contract with the synagogue, as a company, did not include the Jewish legal principle of hazakah, life tenure.

New congregation at South Head

KEHILLAT Kadimah, which opened at South Head Synagogue’s Old South Head Road shule on Friday night, will be offering membership this week.

South Head locked as sparring continues

THE war of words over South Head Synagogue continues, but the congregation seems no closer to returning to its home on Old South Head Road.

South Head future all but decided

A LAST-DITCH attempt to save South Head Synagogue from liquidation appears to be over, much to the disappointment of the entire community.

Milecki’s solution to South Head crisis

EXCLUSIVE - Rabbi Benzion Milecki is prepared to leave his day-to-day duties at South Head Synagogue for a payout of less than $500,000 and an ongoing pension for the rest of his life.

South Head to close at midday on Friday

THE administrator of South Head Synagogue is putting a padlock on the front door and closing the shule after a judge ruled that Rabbi Benzion Milecki’s contract cannot be terminated without a ruling from a Jewish court.

Shule, rabbi fight it out in court

THE administrator appointed to South Head Synagogue has commenced legal proceedings in the Supreme Court of NSW.

Rabbi Milecki locked out of South Head

South Head Synagogue’s Rabbi Benzion Milecki had his contract terminated and was barred from entering the shul for Shabbat. In scenes never seen before at an Australian shul, three security guards were employed to block Rabbi Milecki.

South Head rabbi: Make me CEO

Rabbi Benzion Milecki has a solution to South Head Synagogue’s financial crisis – make him the CEO.