In case you did not have the opportunity to hear and see our truly inspirational speaker, Orly Erez-Likhovski, the Legal Director of the Israel Religious Action Center, Israel’s 'Ruth Bader Ginsberg", you can see a 35-minute YouTube video, made at Emanuel Synagogue, CLICK HERE or listen to Orly’s 14-minute interview on Radio National’s Religion and Ethics Report, CLICK HERE.
The UIA supports wonderful projects within the State of Israel, including rescue operations of Jews in distress around the world and the continuing work for Aliyah to Israel. Within the UIA, you now have the choice to direct your investment to specifically support the work of the Israel Religious Action Center and the other projects of the Progressive Movement in Israel.
The Union for Progressive Judaism and the Rabbinic Council of Australian, New Zealand and Asian Progressive Rabbis are devastated by yet another attack on a house of worship, this time on the Chabad Centre in Poway, California. To read the statement they issued, click on Read More.
The Union for Progressive Judaism is grateful to the Rabbinic Council of Australian, New Zealand and Asian Progressive Rabbis for preparing a statement of congratulations to the new emperor of Japan, which was sent to the Japanese ambassador to Australia. Click on "Read More" to view the statement
The Union for Progressive Judaism is delighted to host its fourth Jewish music conference, Shir Chadash (A New Song) on 12-14 July 2019 at the Geelong Conference Centre. Click on "Read More" to view and download the information sheet and registration form. Don't miss the early-bird discount deadline: 24 May.
Rabbi Nathan and Shelly Alfred (United Hebrew Congregation of Singapore) are going through a most trying time. Their six-month-old son has undergone complicated kidney and brain surgeries. His treatment is ongoing and will include more surgery and extensive medical treatment. In addition to prayers for his full recovery, our Progressive family can help in a funding campaign to assist with the massive financial burden. You can donate in two ways: