Kehilat Shanghai, a growing and vibrant UPJ congregation, hosted Rabbi Fred Morgan and his wife Sue during Passover, with more than 170 people attending the congregation's communal Seder. Edee Simon-Israel shares an article and photos about their visit.
Rabbi Fred Morgan, Dr Hass Dellal and Archbishop Philip Freier discussed ways to foster peace through interfaith dialogue in March. Click here to read more and watch a video of their conversation.
UPJ President Roger Mendelson presented a Vatik Award to Dr Julie Contole and also travelled to Temple Sinai in Wellington, NZ with Vice-President Brian Samuel to present a Vatik Award to Phillip Green and a Ner Tamid award to Judy Myers.
The leadership of the WUPJ sent a message of solidarity to friends and colleagues in Brussels following the horrific attacks on 22 March.
Brisbane Progressive Jewish Congregation (BPJC) celebrated the gift of a Torah from Temple Shalom in Dallas, Texas on 13 March, with four Temple Shalom representatives attending the special celebration.