The UPJ is pleased to share a special announcement received from the World Union for Progressive Judaism announcing the appointment of Rabbi Sergio Bergman as President of the WUPJ.
The UPJ joins the WUPJ in thanking Ambassador Rabbi David Saperstein for his dedication as interim President, and looks forward to welcoming Rabbi Bergman to our region in the near future.
Click on "Read More" to read the WUPJ announcement and learn more about Rabbi Bergman.
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Ben Adler, Emanuel Synagogue member and accomplished violinist, and pianist Paul Khodor (Klezmer band CHUTNEY), have released a new arrangement of Yerushalayim Shel Zahav.
Limmud China took place via Zoom from 2-4 May, crossing many international and time zone boundaries, with around 200 participants taking part throughout the four rounds of sessions, kicked off with a musical Shabbat service and Havdalah ceremony led from across Asia.
The Australian Jewish News published an article in its 1 May edition written by UPJ Immediate Past President Roger Mendelson, sharing some strategies for shule survival. #TheAustralianJewishNews