Nicole Maor, Director of the Israel Religious Action Centre's Legal Aid for Olim
(pictured with colleague Orly Erez-Likhovski at Israel's Supreme Court)
successfully led the charge leading to the historic Israel Supreme Court decision
recognising Progressive and Masorti conversions in Israel.
Nicole will be with us in person for a UIA Progressive Appeal campaign event
on Tuesday 27 April at 7.00-8.00pm, at Emanuel Synagogue, Woollahra.
Click here to register to attend.
The online international conference "Facing our Future Together", will be held on 19-22 May, offering dynamic opportunities to learn, explore and engage in the diversity of the Progressive Jewish family, with presentations and events from around the globe. Registrations have now opened; CLICK HERE to register today!
Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer virtual Shabbat and daily minyan services, online courses, and a diverse range of interesting and innovative programs. Click here to view listings, and note that these are updated several times a week.
The UPJ Biennial Conference will be held in a blended format via Zoom and face-to-face in Sydney on Friday 15 October to Sunday 17 October 2021. With the theme of “Progressing Judaism Eight Days a Week”, a diverse range of topics will be discussed, dissected, challenged and debated, in a friendly and inclusive space, concentrating on values in our daily lives and the religious and spiritual aspects of our Jewish identity. Be on the lookout for more details!
Rabbi JoEllen Duckor and a team of services leaders at Beth Shalom in Auckland will stream its service to the world on Friday 16 April at 6.30pm (Auckland time), as part of the World Union for Progressive Judaism's program. To learn more about the WUPJ's program, CLICK HERE.